GARFIELD HEIGHTS (Friday, May 27, 2016) – Due to the Memorial Day Holiday, work on many construction projects will be suspended this weekend. Permanent work zone restrictions will remain in place. Minimal impacts to traffic are expected during the holiday weekend.
The following Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) construction projects are new and will begin work during the week of May 31st:
*NEW*U.S. 322, SR 166 and SR 206 Culvert Replacement, Bainbridge, Huntsburg and Thompson Townships
On Tuesday, May 31, crews will begin preliminary work to replace a culvert on SR 306 near Beacon Hill Drive in Bainbridge Township. Crews will be maintaining two-way traffic utilizing flaggers until the complete closure of SR 306 at Beacon Hill Drive on approximately June 13 for 25 days. Motorists will be detoured via SR 43 (Aurora Road), SR 91 (SOM Center Road) and U.S. 422. Following the closure, two-way traffic will again be maintained utilizing flaggers. Culvert replacement work on SR 166 between SR 528 and Dewey Road and U.S. 322 between Hunt Road and Townline Road will maintain two-way traffic utilizing flaggers. Further details will be forthcoming. Tentative completion date: October 2016.
*NEW*State Route 8 (Northfield Road), Walton Hills
On Tuesday, May 31, crews will begin pavement repair operations on SR 8 between the Cuyahoga/Summit county line and Forbes Road. Work will take place overnight Monday through Friday from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. with single lane closures in the multi-lane section and flaggers will maintain traffic in the two-lane section. During the week of June 6, crews will begin the microsurfacing operations on the same schedule. Tentative completion date: September 2016.
*NEW*West 150th Street Rehabilitation, Cleveland
On Tuesday, May 31, crews will restrict West 150th
Street to one-way northbound ONLY between Puritas Avenue and Industrial Parkway
. Southbound motorists should use Puritas Avenue westbound, to Rocky River Drive southbound, to Brookpark Road eastbound. This will continue until about mid-July. The entire project rehabilitates West 150th Street between Industrial Parkway and Lorain Avenue (SR 10). Tentative completion date: October 2016.
*NEW*Harvard Avenue Resurfacing, Cleveland
On Wednesday, June 1, crews will close Harvard Avenue to eastbound traffic between East 116th Street and East 131st Street for approximately 30 days in order to perform resurfacing operations. Eastbound traffic will be detoured via East 116th Street to Miles road to East 131st Street. Westbound traffic will be maintained. The entire project resurfaces East 116th Street and Lee Road in the city of Cleveland. Tentative completion date: October 2016.have been updated with work involving lane and/or ramp closures beginning Tuesday, May 31:
About June 1, and continuing thru August, crews will work in the section of the project between East 30th and East 55th Streets. One lane of traffic in each direction and all driveway access will be maintained. Be alert for short-term closures of East 53rd Street and Marquette Avenue just north of St. Clair. Traffic will be rerouted to Hamilton Court. The entire project includes removal and replacement of asphalt pavement & installation of new curb ramps along St. Clair Avenue from Old River Road to West 9th Street and from East 13th Street to East 55th Street. Tentative completion date: November 2016.
The following ODOT construction projects have updated work involving lane and/or ramp closures during the week of May 31st:
*NEW*I-77 Bridge over Cuyahoga River Valley, Independence and Cuyahoga Heights
I-90 Noise Wall Replacement, Bratenahl
U.S. 6/State Route 2 (West Shoreway) Conversion, Lakefront West, Cleveland
Canal Road Bridge Replacement, Cleveland
East 105th Street Widening, Opportunity Corridor Section 1, Cleveland
North and South Marginal Road Resurfacing, Cleveland
Click here to view the weekly construction update for more information on the project(s) listed above.
*Reminder on BP pipeline work near the airport*
The SR 237 southbound entrance ramp to Cleveland Hopkins International Airport will remain closed through approximately Friday, June 10th as crews on behalf of BP Products will be removing a pipeline along southbound SR 237 between Brookpark Road and the airport. Southbound motorists needing to access the airport will be detoured via Snow Road to northbound SR 237 to the airport. The right lane on SR 237 southbound between Brookpark Road and the Airport will also be closed during this work. Those headed to the Airport should allow extra time during this work.
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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.