Coming Thursday… Crews will implement access changes for downtown motorists bound for I-77. On Thursday evening, October 23, the Ontario ramp to I-77 south will close permanently and a second lane from Orange Avenue onto I-77 will open. Learn more here.
In order to implement the changes outlined above, crews will perform the following temporary closures:
Regional Interstate Impacts:
Overnight each night Wednesday, October 22 and Thursday, October 23, I-77 south will be closed over I-490 from 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. each morning. 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. Motorists who enter I-77 from downtown ramps will be detoured via I-490 west to I-71 south to SR 176 south to I-480 east.
**Remember, the ramp from Ontario Street to I-77 south closes permanently after rush hour on Thursday evening.
Overnight each night Wednesday, October 22 and Thursday, October 23, motorists should expect temporary, intermittent closures of the ramp from Orange Avenue/East 30th Street to I-77 south as well as the East 9th Street ramp to I-77 south. Detours will be posted.
NEW!! On Thursday, October 23 crews will move a construction crane across Ontario Street near Carnegie Avenue. The roadway will likely be closed between 7 and 8 p.m. Use East 9th Street.