Lane restrictions planned for S.R. 615 bridge in Mentor
One lane of traffic in each direction to be maintained
GARFIELD HEIGHTS (Monday, August 1, 2016) – Starting at 6 p.m. on Thursday, August 4, crews on behalf of the Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) will reduce the bridge that carries State Route 615 over the railroad tracks between Lindsay Drive and Carpenter Drive in Mentor to one lane in each direction for bridge deck repair operations. Lane restrictions are expected to last for two weeks, ending on the night of August 17.
The work that requires the lane closures is part of a larger maintenance project for the bridge that includes pavement patching and asphalt overlay installation. The project in its entirety is scheduled for an October 2016 completion date.
Project: State Route 615 Bridge Maintenance
Contractor: Union Industrial Contractors
Bid Amount: $391,336.50
Estimated Completion Date: October 2016
The Ohio Department of Transportation maintains the state's largest man-made asset--the transportation system. ODOT's mission is to provide the safe and easy movement of people and goods from place to place. As a $2.8 billion per year enterprise, ODOT invests the bulk of its resources in system preservation through maintenance, construction and snow and ice operations.
The environmental review, consultation, and other actions required by applicable Federal environmental laws for this project are being, or have been, carried out by ODOT pursuant to 23 U.S.C. 327 and a Memorandum of Understanding dated December 11, 2015, and executed by FHWA and ODOT.
For more information contact:
ODOT Public Information Office at (216) 584-2005 or email D12.Public.Information@dot.ohio.gov