GARFIELD HEIGHTS (Thursday, August 15, 2013) – On Tuesday, August 20, crews will begin a project to resurface SR 17 (Granger Road) between Tuxedo Avenue and Canal Road in the city of Independence and village of Valley View, Brooklyn Heights and Cuyahoga Heights. Monday through Saturday from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. crews will be closing lanes on Granger Road between Tuxedo Avenue and Canal Road in order to perform milling and resurfacing operations. Traffic will be maintained utilizing flaggers. The entire project resurfaces SR 17 (Granger Road) between Tuxedo Avenue and Canal Road and SR 21 (Brecksville Road) between the CSX Railroad tracks and I-77.
On Tuesday, August 20 at 6 a.m., crews on behalf of the Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) will close West 154th Street under the Interstate 71. West 154th Street will be closed between Puritas Avenue and the RTA station for approximately 30 days as crews complete overhead work on the West 150th Street exit ramp. Motorists will be detoured via West 150th Street and Puritas Avenue. Traffic on the West 150th Street exit ramp will be maintained at all times. This is the final scheduled 30 day closures as crews remove and replace the bridge deck of the I-71 northbound exit ramp to West 150th Street.
In addition to permanent work zones, the following work is scheduled to take place in Cuyahoga County:
Thursday, August 15:
· Overnight Thursday, August 15, crews will close the Harper Road entrance and exit ramps to U.S. 422 westbound and the U.S. 422 westbound ramp to I-271 northbound from 8 p.m. to 2 a.m. in order to perform paving operations. Detours will be posted.
Friday, August 16:
· Overnight Friday, August 16, crews will close the Alger Road entrance ramp to I-90 westbound, the McKinley Avenue entrance and exit to I-90 westbound and the I-90 westbound exit ramp to Warren Road from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. in order to perform paving operations. Ramps will be closed intermittently and no two will be closed consecutively.
Saturday, August 17:
· On Saturday, August 17, crews will close one lane on I-90 westbound between Warren Road and the Rocky River Bridge from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. in order to perform paving operations.
Weekend Long Work:
· Overnight Friday, August 16, crews will close the right lane on I-77 northbound between I-480 and Grant Avenue at 7 p.m. and the right lane on I-77 southbound between Grant Avenue and I-480 at 10 p.m. until 5 a.m. Monday, August 19. Also overnight Friday, crews will close the SR 21 entrance ramp to I-77 northbound at 7 p.m. until 5 a.m. Monday, August 19 for pavement work.
The following Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) construction projects have updated work involving lane and/or ramp closures beginning overnight Thursday, August 15 through Friday, August 23:
I-71 Resurfacing, Cleveland
I-71 northbound exit ramp to West 150th Street, Cleveland
I-77 Bridge Deck Replacement over Cuyahoga River Valley, Independence and Cuyahoga Hts
I-90 Resurfacing, Cleveland and Lakewood
U.S. 422 Resurfacing, Solon, Warrensville Heights and Orange
*NEW*State Route 17 (Granger Road) Resurfacing, Independence, Valley View, Brooklyn Heights and Cuyahoga Heights
Click here to view the weekly construction update for more information on the projects listed above.
For up-to-date information on closures and restrictions near downtown Cleveland and the Innerbelt Bridge visit www.innerbelt.org.
All work listed in this update is weather permitting.
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