Weekend Work for September 26 through 28
September 26, 2008, Garfield Heights, OH… In addition to permanent work zones and daily work plan, the following construction work is scheduled to take place over the coming days in Cuyahoga and Lake counties:
Friday, September 26:
I-77 Add Lane Project, Brecksville, Broadview Heights and Independence
Overnight Friday, September 26 crews will close the right lane of I-77 southbound between Rockside Road and Pleasant Valley from 8 p.m. until 6 a.m. in order to perform drainage work.
I-480 Rehabilitation and I-77/I-480 Ramp Rehabilitation, Independence
Overnight Friday, September 26 from approximately 8 p.m. to 8 a.m. Saturday, September 27, crews will work to remove the current construction zone on I-480 eastbound between the Valley View Bridge and Tuxedo Avenue. Please watch for shifting lane and ramp configuration. I-480 eastbound will be closed completely for no more than 10 minutes at a time as two overhead sign trusses are placed above the roadway. Should weather prohibit this operation, work will be rescheduled for the same hours overnight Saturday, September 27.
Sunday, September 28:
I-90 Twin Bridge Replacement, Leroy, Perry & Madison Townships
During the early morning hours of Sunday, September 28 crews will work to complete demolition of the old I-90 eastbound structure. At approximately 7:30 a.m., I-90 east and westbound traffic will be slowed approaching the bridge utilizing a rolling road block as demolition of the remaining two arches takes place. Eastbound motorists who wish to avoid slowdowns may detour via SR 44 north to U.S. 20 east to SR 528 southbound. The westbound detour is reversed. The remaining two arches will be removed utilizing explosive demolition. A 1500 foot perimeter around the blast zone will be set. Due to safety concerns, public viewing of the demolition is strongly discouraged.
All dates and times are approximate and weather dependent.
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FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT THE ODOT DISTRICT 12 PUBLIC INFORMATION OFFICE:
Jocelynn Clemings 216.584.2006 or Faye Callahan 216.584.2005
Ted Strickland, Governor James G. Beasley, P.E., P.S., ODOT Director Bonita G Teeuwen P.E., ODOT District 12 Director