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The Ohio Department of Transportation District Two has announced that as part of the Interstate 75/475 interchange upgrade project, ODOT has tentatively scheduled closures due to equipment, work type and safety.
Eastbound I-475 at ProMedica Parkway, including the ramps to north and southbound I-75, will be closed during the following dates and times. Detours are ProMedica Parkway, Central Avenue, and Willys Parkway.
-Aug. 7 at 9 p.m. until Aug. 8 at 5 a.m. – Crews prepare equipment and perform dry run.
-Aug. 8 at 9 p.m. until Aug. 9 at 5 a.m. – Dry Run (only if necessary)
-Aug. 9 at 9 p.m. until Aug. 10 at 11 a.m. – Deck Pour
-Aug. 10 at 9 p.m. until Aug. 11 at 11 a.m. – Back up date for weather and/or equipment delays if necessary.
Additionally, during the eastbound I-475 closure, the following ramps will be closed:
-The ramp from Douglas Road to eastbound I-475. Detour: Central Avenue and Willys Parkway -The ramp from ProMedica Parkway to eastbound I-475. Detour: Central Avenue and Willys Parkway.
Also, during the eastbound I-475 closure, eastbound I-475 from Secor Road to I-75 will be reduced to one lane.
ODOT will update information on the closures as it becomes available.