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Double lane Closure for I-75 Construction in Georgia

Due to rainy weather last week’s I-75 work has been rescheduled to tonight. Georgia DOT Maintenance crews plan to close 2 right lanes on I-75 southbound tonight beginning at 8 p.m. The closure will be installed between SR 18 and continue to a point prior to the I-475 split. Maintenance crews will be repairing spalls in the roadway.

Weather permitting, the lane closures will be in place from 8 p.m. until 4 a.m., tonight, Monday, August 14 continuing nightly through Friday morning, August 18.

This is a WORK ZONE and extreme caution is necessary. Motorists are advised to reduce speeds as they travel through this work zone. Message signs, barrels and cones will be utilized to alert the public of the upcoming changes. Drivers should be aware that personnel and equipment will be operating in close proximity to travel lanes.


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I-75 Construction Work Zone in Detroit Expanding

The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) has begun a $56.5 million project to remove and replace concrete pavement and sewers in southwest Detroit between Clark Avenue and Springwells Street. This project also will include the installation of intelligent transportation systems (ITS) and fiber optic upgrade between the I-75/I-96 interchange and West Road in Woodhaven. ITS will be used to gather and share road information: cameras, dynamic message signs (DMS), travel times, etc.

This project is in addition to the current I-75 Rouge River Detroit-Downriver Connection project and will be an extension of the current southbound work zone. By performing this work during the “I-75 Rouge” project between Springwells Street and Northline Road, it will modify current lane closures and traffic safety devices to save time, money, and future inconvenience to drivers and residents.

One southbound lane will remain open from Clark Avenue to Springwells Street where traffic must exit for the freeway closure. This work will continue through the winter and is expected to be completed next fall. This project will follow “I-75 Rouge” with southbound traffic detoured and northbound traffic remaining open and shifted onto new pavement through the next year.

 

TRAFFIC IMPACT:

To safely merge traffic into one lane, barrels will be placed north of the I-75/I-96 interchange and drivers will have one ramp lane to southbound I-75 and one ramp lane to westbound I-96 which has four lanes open. Drivers are strongly encouraged to use the westbound I-96 detour to avoid the I-75 work zones and closure.

Ambassador bridge traffic will continue the current configuration of cars exiting to westbound I-96 and trucks exiting onto one lane of southbound I-75 into the work zone.


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Lane Closures, Traffic Shifts for I-75 Construction in Tampa Bay Area

The Florida Department of Transportation reports the following traffic impacts associated with I-75 construction in the Tampa Bay area this week.

  • Wesley Chapel/San Antonio – One lane may be closed in each direction of I-75 anywhere from north of County Road 54 (Exit 279) to north of SR 52 (Exit 285) between 9:00 p.m. and 6:00 a.m. Friday night, August 4 and Sunday through Friday (August 6 – 11) nights.
  • San Antonio – There may be lane closures on State Road 52 between Old Pasco Road and McKendree Road between 9:00 p.m. and 6:00 a.m. Friday night, August 4 and Sunday through Friday (August 6 – 11) nights. Watch for flaggers directing traffic.
  • Brooksville – One lane may be closed in each direction of I-75 from south of SR 50 (Exit 301) to the Hernando/Sumter counties line between 9:00 p.m. and 6:00 a.m. Sunday through Thursday (August 6 – 10) nights.
  • Brooksville – One lane of SR 50 (Cortez Boulevard) may be closed from I-75 up to a half mile in each direction between 6:30 p.m. and 6:00 a.m. Sunday through Thursday (August 6 – 10) nights and from 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Monday through Friday (August 7 – 11).
    During some of the night closures, drivers can expect traffic shifts and delays between 7:00 p.m. and 6:00 a.m. on SR 50 in the I-75 interchange area as traffic may be reduced to one lane in each direction and both directions of traffic placed on the westbound lanes. This will result in two-way traffic on what normally is a two-lane westbound section of roadway.
    In addition, all traffic entering and exiting I-75 may be limited to right turns only. This will mean drivers who normally would be making a left turn movement onto or off the ramps may have to go the opposite direction and make a U-Turn on SR 50 to go in their desired direction. Traffic congestion and delays are expected during the traffic shifts on SR 50 and on the I-75 exit ramps whenever traffic is in this temporary overnight alignment.
  • Brooksville – One lane may be closed with flaggers directing traffic on Croom Rital Road under I-75 from 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday (August 7 – 11).

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Temporary Lane Closures, Potential Delays for I-75 Construction in Tennessee

The Tennessee Department of Transportation reports the following traffic impacts associated with I-75 construction and maintenance operations through Tuesday, August 8, 2017.

  • CAMPBELL COUNTY, I-75 North and South between Mile Markers 135 and 140: Motorists should be alert for possible temporary lane closures between the hours of 7 p.m. and 6 a.m. the following morning through this project. Motorists should be alert for lane shifts, narrowed lanes, closed shoulders and use caution as crews construct truck climbing lanes through this area. Motorists should be alert for slowed or stopped traffic, expect potential delays and use extreme caution through this area.
  • CAMPBELL COUNTY, I-75 North and South near Mile Marker 141: Motorists should be alert for possible lane closures nightly, expect potential delays and use extreme caution through this bridge repair project.
  • CAMPBELL COUNTY, I-75 North and South between Mile Markers 145 and 148: Motorists should be alert for possible temporary lane closures between the hours of 7 p.m. and 6 a.m. the following morning through this project. Motorists should be alert for lane shifts, narrowed lanes, closed shoulders and use caution as crews construct truck climbing lanes through this area. Motorists should be alert for slowed or stopped traffic, expect potential delays and use extreme caution through this area.
  • MONROE COUNTY, I-75 North and South between Mile Markers 59 and 67: Motorists should be alert for possible nightly lane closures on Sunday through Thursday between the hours of 8 p.m. and 6 a.m. the following morning through this resurfacing project. Motorists should be alert for workers present, expect delays and use extreme caution through this area.

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Lane, Ramp Closures for I-75 Construction in Northern Florida

The Florida Department of Transportation reports the following traffic impacts as a result of I-75 construction and maintenance projects in northern Florida (Alachua, Columbia and Hamilton counties), through Saturday, July 29, 2017.

Alachua County:

  • Nighttime double lane closures from Marion County line to south of State Road 121 from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. Sunday through Thursday for paving.
  • Nighttime lane closures from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. Sunday through Thursday and daytime lane closures from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. from south of Northwest 39th Avenue (Exit 390) to north of U.S. 441 (Exit 399) in Alachua for and bridge deck joint work. Additionally, there will be ramp closures Sunday through Thursday next week. The northbound off ramp at U.S. 441 will be closed Sunday night, the southbound on ramp at U.S. 441 will be closed Monday night, and the southbound on ramp at Northwest 39th Avenue will be closed Tuesday night. Additionally, the northbound on ramp at Northwest 39th Avenue will be closed Wednesday night, and the southbound off ramp at Northwest 39th Avenue will be closed Thursday night. All ramp closures are 11 p.m. to 5 a.m.

Columbia County:

  • Daytime lane closure from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Wednesday at mile marker 429.4 northbound for work on the Intelligent Transportation System (ITS) project.

Hamilton County:

  • Possible shoulder closures from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday at the State line for palm tree delivery and landscaping.
  • Daytime lane closure from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Tuesday and Friday at mile markers 444.5 and 452.4 northbound for work on the Intelligent Transportation System (ITS) project.

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Lane, Ramp Closures for I-75 Construction in Ohio This Week

The Ohio Department of Transportation reports the following work scheduled to occur on I-75 in Allen County. The schedule of work is dependent upon weather conditions and, unless otherwise noted, work will take place during daytime hours.

  • Interstate 75 southbound ramps at Bluelick Road will be closed for one day each for sealing of bridge decks. The closures will occur generally from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day according to the following schedule. Work is being performed by the ODOT roadway services department:
    • Exit ramp from Interstate 75 southbound to Bluelick Road will close July 18
    • Entrance ramp from Bluelick Road to Interstate 75 southbound will close July 19
  • Interstate 75 both northbound and southbound will be periodically reduced to one lane at times beneath both the Napoleon Road and Bentley Road bridge structures during certain operations related to construction.
    • Lane closures will occur sporadically and are expected to occur mostly during daytime hours but some nighttime closures may occur.

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Lane Closures, Traffic Delays for I-75 Construction in Tennessee

The Tennessee Department of Transportation reports the following traffic impacts associated with I-75 construction and maintenance activities, thru July 12, 2017.

  • CAMPBELL COUNTY: I-75 North and South between Mile Markers 129 and 135: Motorists should be alert for possible lane closures between the hours of 8 p.m. and 6 a.m. the following morning through this resurfacing project. Motorists should be alert for workers present, expect potential delays and use extreme caution through this area.
  • CAMPBELL COUNTY: I-75 North and South between Mile Markers 135 and 140: Motorists should be alert for possible temporary lane closures between the hours of 7 p.m. and 6 a.m. the following morning through this project. Motorists should be alert for lane shifts, narrowed lanes, closed shoulders and use caution as crews construct truck climbing lanes through this area. Motorists should be alert for slowed or stopped traffic, expect potential delays and use extreme caution through this area.
  • CAMPBELL COUNTY: I-75 North and South near Mile Marker 141: Motorists should be alert for possible lane closures nightly, expect potential delays and use extreme caution through this bridge repair project.
  • CAMPBELL COUNTY: I-75 North and South between Mile Markers 145 and 148: Motorists should be alert for possible temporary lane closures between the hours of 7 p.m. and 6 a.m. the following morning through this project. Motorists should be alert for lane shifts, narrowed lanes, closed shoulders and use caution as crews construct truck climbing lanes through this area. Motorists should be alert for slowed or stopped traffic, expect potential delays and use extreme caution through this area.
  • MONROE COUNTY: I-75 North and South between Mile Markers 59 and 67: Motorists should be alert for possible nightly lane closures on Sunday through Thursday between the hours of 8 p.m. and 6 a.m. the following morning through this resurfacing project. Motorists should be alert for workers present, expect delays and use extreme caution through this area.

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I-75 Construction This Week in Florida

The Florida Department of Transportation reports the following I-75 construction and maintenance projects in the Tampa Bay area this week.

  • Wesley Chapel/San Antonio: One lane may be closed in each direction of I-75 anywhere from north of County Road 54 (Exit 279) to north of SR 52 (Exit 285) between 9:00 p.m. and 6:00 a.m. Friday night, July 7 and Sunday through Friday (July 9 – 14) nights.
  • San Antonio: There may be lane closures on State Road 52 between Old Pasco Road and McKendree Road between 9:00 p.m. and 6:00 a.m. Friday night, July 7 and Sunday through Friday (July 9 – 14) nights. Watch for flaggers directing traffic.
  • Brooksville: One lane may be closed in each direction of I-75 from south of SR 50 (Exit 301) to the Hernando/Sumter counties line between 9:00 p.m. and 6:00 a.m. Sunday through Thursday (July 9 – 13) nights.

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Lane Closures, Travel Delays for I-75 Construction in Florida

The Florida Department of Transportation reports the following traffic impacts associated with I-75 construction and maintenance in Pasco, Hernando and Sumter counties next week.

  • Wesley Chapel/San Antonio: One lane may be closed in each direction of I-75 anywhere from north of County Road 54 (Exit 279) to north of SR 52 (Exit 285) between 9:00 p.m. and 6:00 a.m. Wednesday through Friday (July 5 – 7) nights.
  • San Antonio: There may be lane closures on State Road 52 between Old Pasco Road and McKendree Road between 9:00 p.m. and 6:00 a.m. Wednesday through Friday (July 5 – 7) nights. Watch for flaggers directing traffic.
  • Brooksville: One lane may be closed in each direction of I-75 from south of SR 50 (Exit 301) to the Hernando/Sumter counties line between 9:00 p.m. and 6:00 a.m. Wednesday and Thursday (July 5 and 6) nights.
  • Brooksville: One lane of SR 50 (Cortez Boulevard) may be closed from I-75 up to a half mile in each direction from 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Wednesday through Friday (July 5 – 7) and between 6:30 p.m. and 6:00 a.m. Wednesday and Thursday (July 5 and 6) nights.

During some of the night closures, drivers can expect traffic shifts and delays between 7:00 p.m. and 6:00 a.m. on SR 50 in the I-75 interchange area as traffic may be reduced to one lane in each direction and both directions of traffic placed on the westbound lanes. This will result in two-way traffic on what normally is a two-lane westbound section of roadway.

In addition, all traffic entering and exiting I-75 may be limited to right turns only. This will mean drivers who normally would be making a left turn movement onto or off the ramps may have to go the opposite direction and make a U-Turn on SR 50 to go in their desired direction. Traffic congestion and delays are expected during the traffic shifts on SR 50 and on the I-75 exit ramps whenever traffic is in this temporary overnight alignment.

  • Brooksville: One lane may be closed with flaggers directing traffic on Croom Rital Road under I-75 from 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Wednesday through Friday (July 5 – 7).

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Michigan DOT Suspends Works Zone Restrictions Over 4th of July Weekend

The Michigan Department of Transportation reports that it will suspend work zone restrictions on nearly 75 percent of its road and bridge projects over the Fourth of July weekend to ease congestion and increase safety.

Although some equipment and traffic configurations will remain over the weekend, suspending construction operations improves safety for workers and motorists.

More Americans will travel for this 4th of July holiday than ever before, according to projections from AAA. That goes for Michigan, too. The auto club expects more than 1.48 million Michiganders to travel at least 50 miles from home for the Independence Day weekend, a 3.3 percent increase from last year’s holiday travel period. The last time Michigan’s travel volume for Independence Day weekend was higher was 15 years ago.

Beginning at 3 p.m. Friday, June 30, and continuing until 6 a.m. Wednesday, July 5, 94 out of 129 projects statewide will have lane restrictions removed. While motorists will see suspended operations in most MDOT construction zones for the weekend, drivers are advised that equipment and certain traffic configurations, like temporary shifts or shoulder closures, may remain in place.

“Traveling to summer destinations in Michigan is always exciting. But driving is serious business and motorists need to focus at all times,” State Transportation Director Kirk T. Steudle said. “Many of our work zones will be removed for holiday travel, but driver attentiveness must remain. Please drive with care as we celebrate our country’s independence.”

The following is a list of work zones that will remain active or have restrictions during the Fourth of July weekend. If necessary, detour routes will be posted at the project location.

Northern Lower Peninsula

  • I-75, Ogemaw County, will have traffic shifts south of West Branch. The northbound I-75 West Branch Rest Area will be closed.

Central Michigan and Thumb

  • I-75/I-675 interchange, Saginaw County, has lane closures and traffic shifts at the north junction between Exit 154 and Exit 160. Three lanes will be open in the peak direction of travel with a moveable barrier wall.

Metro Detroit

  • I-75 has lane closures in effect at Square Lake Road for interchange reconstruction.
  • I-75 has two lanes open in each direction on the northbound side of the freeway between Auburn Road and Coolidge Road. The following ramps are closed:
    • Eastbound M-59 to southbound I-75, and
    • The Adams Road entrance and exit ramps to and from southbound I-75.
  • I-75 has the southbound lanes closed between Springwells Street and Northline Road for bridge work.
  • I-75 has the southbound lanes closed at Goddard Road for bridge replacement.
  • I-75 has the northbound ramp to westbound West Road closed for bridge widening.
  • The I-75/M-10 interchange has ramp closures for bridge reconstruction.

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