BOWLING GREEN (Monday, June 15, 2015) – The Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) District Two announces the following update to the I-75 widening project in Wood County. Work is delayed due to weather. Updates are highlighted in bold and underlined:
Interstate 75: Widening
Wood & Hancock Counties (170-14, 199-14, 237-14 & 3000-14):
Effective tonight at 8pm, through Tuesday, June 16 at 6am, lane restrictions are possible on northbound I-75 from SR 18 to US 6, for placement of traffic on new pavement.
*Motorists are advised of traffic pattern changes throughout this work zone.*
Effective tonight at 8pm, through Tuesday, June 16 at 6am, following ramps will be closed for traffic pattern change:
· The ramp from northbound I-75 to Cygnet Road (Exit 171). Detour: US 6, southbound I-75.
· The ramp from Cygnet Road to northbound I-75. Detour: SR 25; US 6
Through November, overnight, from 7pm until 6am, single lane restrictions are possible on I-75 between the I-75/I-475 interchange in Perrysburg and CR 99 in Hancock County.
Through December, one lane of northbound I-75 traffic, from Roachton Road to US 20, is maintained in the northbound lane and one lane of northbound I-75 traffic, from Roachton Road to US 20, is maintained on southbound I-75. Through 2016, southbound I-75 is reduced to two lanes from US 20 to I-475 in Perrysburg. Through 2016, 11-foot lane width restrictions are in place on I-75 between US 20 in Perrysburg and CR 99 in Hancock County.
Effective Tuesday, June 16 at 8pm, through Wednesday, June 17 at 5am, the ramp from eastbound I-475 to northbound I-75 will be closed for striping. Detour: southbound I-75; SR 582.
Through December, the ramp from southbound I-75 to westbound I-475 is reduced to one lane. The ramp from eastbound I-475 to northbound I-75 is permanently reduced to one lane.
Through December, Township Road 101 in Hancock County, between CR 220 and TR 142, is closed for bridge work over I-75.
Project complete: October 2017. All work is weather permitting.