Interstate 275 Repaving and Bridge Work - April 19th Update

The Ohio Department of Transportation reports that Interstate 275 repaving and bridge work, between Four Mile Road and I-471 in Northern Kentucky, requires various lane restrictions and possible multiple lane closures:

- Deck work on the Combs Hehl Bridge requires closing exit Nos. 71 (U.S. 52/East Kellogg Avenue) and 72 (U.S. 52/West Kellogg Avenue) daily from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. on Monday, April 22 through Wednesday morning, April 24. The Kellogg Avenue ramp to east I-275 will be open. The detour uses Exit 69 (Five Mile Road) to west I-275. The contraflow lane will remain open. The speed limit in this area will be reduced to 50 mph.

- Various lane closures on Kellogg Avenue at the I-275 overpass from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. daily beginning Monday, April 22 through Friday, April 26. Traffic will be maintained.

- Various lane restrictions on Kentucky Route 8 (Mary Ingles Highway) between River and Blangey roads from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily on Monday, April 22 through Friday, April 26.

- Various restrictions on east I-275 from the Kentucky side of the Combs-Hehl Bridge to Four Mile Road from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. daily beginning Monday, April 22 through Sunday, April 28. Traffic will be maintained.

- Various lane closures on east I-275 from Kellogg Avenue to U.S. 52 nightly from 9 p.m. until 6 a.m. on Friday, April 26 through Sunday, April 28 (Ramp # 71 - U.S. 52/East Kellogg Avenue will be open).

                                                                 

Traffic will be maintained. Motorists should expect delays with these closures.  The following restrictions remain in place for trucks entering Ohio from Kentucky: 10’ wide, 75’ overall length, and Weight restriction of 120,000 lbs.

Visit http://www.dot.state.oh.us/districts/D08/Pages/I-275-Repaving-and-Bridge-Work.aspx?utm_medium=email&utm_source=govdelivery for more information about this project and to receive project updates.

Arrow boards and/or signs will be in place to alert motorists of the upcoming work zone and lane closure. All work is contingent upon the weather.

To help ensure the safety of the construction workers as well as the traveling public, motorists should remain alert, reduce their speed and watch for stopped traffic while passing through the work zone.