CUYAHOGA COUNTY (Friday, August 8, 2014) – The following Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) construction projects have updated work involving lane and/or ramp closures for the upcoming weekend:

Weekend Work Friday, August 8 through Monday, August 11:​

  • On Friday, August 8, crews will close two lanes on I-90 eastbound between SR 306 and SR 615 and one lane between SR 615 and SR 44 at 8 p.m. through Monday, August 11 at 12:30 a.m. for pavement repair operations.  Only one lane of I-90 eastbound will be open between SR 306 and SR 44 during this work.  To help improve traffic flow into the lane closures, crews will close the I-271 northbound Express Lanes just after Wilson Mills Road at 8 p.m. until 12:30 a.m. Monday, August 11.  Traffic delays are anticipated during this work, therefore  motorists are highly encouraged to use alternate routes.  I-90 eastbound motorists leaving downtown Cleveland should continue on SR 2 eastbound to SR 44 south to I-90 east.  I-271 northbound motorists are encouraged to use I-90 west to SR 2 east and exit at SR 44 south to I-90 east.  I-271 northbound motorists could also exit at SR 91 north to SR 2 east and then exit at SR 44 south to I-90 east.  

Friday, August 8:

  • Overnight Friday, August 8, crews will close the SR 535 (Richmond Street) Bridge over the Grand River from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. in order to set structural steel.  Local traffic will be detoured via St. Clair Street to Sanford Street.  Truck traffic will be detoured via SR 2 to Fairport-Nursery Road to East Street to SR 535 (Richmond Street).

Saturday, August 9:

  • ​On Saturday, August 9, crews will close the center lane of I-77 southbound between Grant Avenue and I-480 from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. for bridge deck removal operations.

The following Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) construction projects have updated work involving lane and/or ramp closures for the week of August 8:

Cuyahoga County
I-77 Bridge Deck Replacement over Cuyahoga River Valley, Independence and Cuyahoga Hts
I-480 east and westbound Exit Ramps to Tiedeman Road, Brooklyn
​Rocky River Drive Pavement Repairs, Cleveland
Waterloo Road and East 156th Street Pavement Reconstruction, Cleveland
West 74th Street, West 61st Street and Madison Avenue Bridge Improvements, Cleveland

Lake County
​I-90 Pavement Repairs, Mentor
State Route 535 Bridge Replacement over the Grand River, Fairport Harbor

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. 

For more information contact:

The ODOT District 12 Communications Office at (216) 584-2005 or email D12.PublicInformation@dot.state.oh.us