GARFIELD HEIGHTS (Thursday, August 9, 2018) - Below is a quick overview of the Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) projects with updated lane closures and restrictions starting tonight through Wednesday, August 15. Click here to see a complete list of active ODOT construction projects.
I-77 Widening over I-490, Cleveland (CCG6A)
Overnight Thursday, August 9, crews will close the I-490 east ramp to I-77 north 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. for overhead bridge work. I-490 east motorists will be detoured via Broadway Ave. to E. 30th St. to I-77. On Friday, August 9 at 8 p.m., the I-77 south ramp to E. 55th Street will be closed through 6 a.m. Sunday for overhead bridge work. I-77 south motorists will be detoured via I-490 west to W. 7th St. to I-490 east.
I-77 Exit Ramp to State Route 21, Cuyahoga Heights
On Saturday, August 11, the left two lanes of I-77 southbound will closed at SR 21 overpass from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. for overhead bridge work.
I-90 over E. 185th St., Neff Rd. and E. 200th St., Cleveland
Overnight Saturday, August 11, crews will begin traffic shift operations on I-90 eastbound between E. 185th Street and E. 200th Street for the next phase of bridge deck work. Various lanes will be closed on I-90 east and westbound from 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. in order to shift all lanes of I-90 eastbound to the left – removing the current split lane configuration – and work will take place in the existing right two lanes and shoulder.
I-271 widening, Bedford, Bedford Heights, Warrensville Heights and Oakwood
On Friday, August 10 at 9 p.m., crews will close both the Miles Rd. and U.S. 422 entrance ramps to I-271 southbound through 8 p.m. Saturday, August 11. Motorists will be detoured via I-480 west to Miles Rd. to Northfield Rd. to Rockside Rd. to enter I-271 south. Additionally, at 9 p.m. the right lane of I-271 southbound will close at Miles Rd. and all I-271 southbound thru traffic will be directed into the left contraflow lane through 5 a.m. (corrected from 5 p.m.) Saturday, August 11. There is no access to Rockside Rd or Broadway-Forbes exits from the contraflow lane. Motorists will be detoured via I-271 south to SR 82 or use I-480 west to Miles Rd. to southbound Northfield Rd. to access Rockside Rd. and Forbes Rd. As traffic shift operations continue, the I-271 southbound exit ramp to Rockside Rd. will remain closed through 8 p.m. Saturday, August 11. Following a traffic shift this weekend, the Miles Rd. entrance ramp to I-271 south will have their own dedicated lane which will eliminate the current merge configuration in place and provide two thru lanes on I-271 southbound (excluding the far-left contraflow lane) between Miles Rd. and Rockside Rd. View details and map here.
I-480 over Bartlett Road bridge repairs, Bedford Heights
Plans to restrict I-480 westbound to one lane between approximately Rockside Rd. and Northfield Road for approximately 30 days have been postponed until further notice. Stay tuned here for more information.
I-480 Resurfacing, Garfield Hts. and Maple Hts.
Weather permitting on August 12, crews will resume resurfacing operations on I-480 east and westbound between Turney Rd. and Lee Rd. Crews will close various lanes on I-480 east and/or westbound overnight each night Sunday through Thursday from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. for resurfacing work.
State Route 14 (Broadway Avenue) Bridge over I-77 and ramp to I-77 south, Cleveland (CCG6B)
Friday, August 10 at 8 p.m. through 6 a.m. Monday, August 13, I-77 north and southbound between I-480 and I-490 will close in order to perform bridge beam erection over the highway at Broadway Avenue. Details and detour here.
Various Locations, Pavement Repairs
Lake County: Daily Monday, August 13 through Friday, August 17, crews will maintain two-way traffic utilizing flaggers on SR 86 between Big Creek Ct. and Vrooman Road from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. for pavement repair work.
Cuyahoga County: Daily Friday, August 10, Monday, August 13, and Tuesday, August 14, crews will close various lanes on SR 8 (Northfield Road) between Ellacot Parkway to just south of the roundabout from 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. for pavement repair work.
Various Locations, Bridge MaintenanceLake County: Ford Road over I-90 will close for 45 days beginning Wednesday, August 22, for bridge maintenance. Through traffic will be detoured via Blair Rd., River Rd. and South Madison Rd. (SR 528.) View detour map here. For more detailed traffic information, and to get personalized traffic alerts for your commute, download the OHGO app or visit OHGO.com.
For more information contact:
The ODOT District 12 Communications Office at (216) 584-2005 or email D12.Public.Information@dot.ohio.gov
The environmental review, consultation and other actions required by applicable Federal environmental laws for these projects 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.