Heavy cranes (these have a 300 ton lifting capacity – that’s 600,000 pounds!) are positioned around the project to lift steel girders for the new #GVVBridge.
Regional Interstate Impacts:
· Overnight Friday, October 16 the right two lanes of I-90 east will close at West 25th Street from 6:30 p.m. to about 8 a.m. In addition, the West 25th Street exit ramp from I-90 east will be closed as well as the W 41st Street entrance ramp to I-90 east. Visit www.Ohgo.com for detours. Additional nighttime closures are necessary as part of a safety project. Details will be forthcoming.
· Paving on Ontario/Orange and East 9th Street south of Carnegie has begun and will continue into the week of October 19. Watch for day and night lane closures.
· Thru October, movement through the West 14th/Fairfield intersection is ONLY permitted for motorists heading north on West 14th. All other movements detour via Kenilworth & West 11th.
· On about October 20, crews will begin painting the bridges over Kenilworth & Starkweather Avenues. Traffic will be maintained one lane for each direction thru early November.