Painesville: Newell Street bridge
to close over State Route 2
LAKE COUNTY (Thursday, April 12, 2018) - Construction operations to replace the
bridge deck – also known as the driving surface – and steel beams of the Newell
Street bridge over SR 2 in Painesville will close the bridge starting Friday,
April 20 for approximately 180 days.
During the closure, motorists will be detoured via U.S. 20 (Mentor Avenue), Fern Dr., Jackson St., SR
44, SR 2, Heisley Rd. and Blackbrook Rd.
and construction operations will take place Monday through Friday from 7 a.m.
to 5 p.m. Off-peak lane closures on SR 2 at Newell Street will be necessary for
overhead bridge work. Those details will be forthcoming.
The bridge deck replacement
work is expected to be complete and open to traffic in October 2018.
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.