The Cornell bridge work requires the following lane and ramp closures on Interstate 71/I-275 this weekend.
Friday, June 24:
EB & WB ramps from 275 to SB 71 will be closed from 10 p.m. until 5 a.m. Saturday, June 25.
NB & SB 71 between the Fields-Ertel and Pfeifer Road exits there will be various lane closures from 9 p.m. until 6 a.m. Saturday morning.
Saturday, June 25:
NB & SB 71 the left lanes will be closed between the Fields-Ertel and Pfeifer road exits from 7 p.m. until 6 a.m, the following day.
Sunday, June 26:
NB 71 the right lane from Pfieffer north of 275, this will be closed from 7 p.m. until 6 a.m., Monday morning.
The ramp from NB 71 to EB & WB 275 will also be closed from 10 p.m. until 5 a.m.
Also, short-term rolling closures on NB 71 from midnight until 4 a.m. Monday, June 27. Traffic will be maintained with law enforcement officers
The detour for the ramp closures will use northbound I-71 to the Fields-Ertel Road exit to southbound I-71.
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