State Route 2 Corrective Work Preparations to Begin Monday
Work taking place through Mentor and Willoughby
GARFIELD HEIGHTS (Friday, July 20, 2012) – On Monday, July 23, crews on behalf of the Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) will begin preparations for corrective work on State Route 2 east and westbound between State Route 91 and State Route 306 through Mentor and Willoughby.
Motorists will see equipment, signs and construction barrels arrive on the project to prepare for the Monday, July 30 start date.
Beginning July 30 through Wednesday, August 1, crews will close the left lane on SR 2 eastbound between SR 91 and SR 306 for 20 hours from 7 p.m. to 3 p.m. the following day in order to perform pavement repairs.
Overnight Thursday, August 2, crews will close the left two lanes on SR 2 eastbound between SR 91 and SR 306 from 7 p.m. to 6 a.m.
On Friday, August 3 at 7 p.m., crews will close the left two lanes on SR 2 eastbound between SR 91 and SR 306 until 6 a.m. Monday, August 6.
Weekend and daily lane and ramp closures are expected to continue, however work will not impact peak travel times. Repairs will take place on the eastbound portion first and the westbound corrections will commence when the eastbound is complete. The project is scheduled to be complete in November 2012.
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.
For more information contact:
or email D12.PublicInformation@dot.state.oh.us
The ODOT District 12 Communications Office at (216) 584-2005