Crews work to form piers for the new GVV Bridge. Pier 14, above, near Commercial Road, will be the first pier completed for the new bridge.
The following work will impact regional interstates nights this week:
Regional Interstate Impacts:
· Overnight tonight, Monday, Sept 22 the #GVVBridge will be closed to eastbound traffic only from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. I-71 north motorists and I-90 east motorists will be detoured via I-490 east to I-77 north to reach downtown locations or continue on to I-90 east. Beginning Tuesday morning motorists should be alert for shifting traffic patterns on I-90 east near E 9th Street.
· Overnight Tuesday, Sept 23 I-77 south will be closed over I-490 from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. Downtown ramps from Ontario, East 9th and East 30th/Orange Avenue will remain open for traffic entering I-77 south, but motorists will be detoured to I-490 west to SR 176 south to I-480 east to continue on I-77 south. The ramp from I-90 west to I-77 south will also be closed. I-90 west motorists bound for I-77 south will be detoured via I-90 west to I-71 south to SR 176 south to I-480 east to I-77 south. Beginning Wednesday morning motorists should be alert for shifting traffic patterns on I-77 south near I-490.