SR 14 (Broadway Ave) Intersection Reconstruction to Begin Monday, April 7
Ackley Road will be closed at Broadway Avenue until mid-June
GARFIELD HEIGHTS (Wednesday, April 2, 2014)Crews on behalf of the Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT), will close Ackley Road at Broadway Avenue (SR 14) until mid-June beginning Monday, April 7.  This will begin phase one of reconstruction of the Ackley/Union/Broadway intersection in the city of Cleveland.
 
Motorists will be detoured via East 65th Street and Kenyon Avenue. Two-way traffic will be maintained on Broadway Avenue and Union Avenue.AckelyDetour.gif
 
The entire project reconstructs the Ackley/Union/Broadway intersection to create a standard four way signalized intersection.  The Ackley Road portion of the project will be repositioned to directly align with Union Avenue at Broadway Avenue.  The improvements include new intersection concrete pavement, curbs, sidewalks, catch basins and traffic signals.  The entire project is expected to be complete in September 2014.
 
Project Facts:
Project: Reconstruction of the  Broadway/Ackley/Union intersection
Contractor: Perk Company, Inc.
Bid Amount:  $925,518
Estimated Completion Date: September 2014
About ODOT:
Ohio’s highways are essential to keeping and creating new jobs.  With a mission to provide easy movement of people and goods from place to place, the Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) is responsible for maintaining one of the largest transportation networks in the nation.  Guided by ethical principles and accountability, ODOT works to improve safety, enhance travel and advance economic development.  As a $2.8 billion enterprise, the department wisely invests in its core services of snow and ice removal, annual construction program and highway maintenance operations.
 
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For more information contact:
The ODOT District 12 Communications Office at (216) 584-2005
or email D12.PublicInformation@dot.state.oh.us