Southbound I-471 ramp closures scheduled

Southbound I-471 ramp closures scheduled

CINCINNATI (FOX19) - The continuing road work on Interstate 71 means more lane and ramp closures for commuters.

Work crews will be blocking the ramps to southbound I-471 from southbound I-71, Reading Road/Liberty Street.

The way around the I-471 ramp closures will be to head south on Reading Road to E. Central Parkway, then south on Sycamore Street, to 5th Street east to southbound I-471.

Crews will also close the right lane of southbound I-71 from just south of Reading Road to the tunnel.

The ramp and lane closures are scheduled for 10 p.m. Thursday until 5 a.m. Friday.

There will also be two lanes of westbound Eggleston Avenue closed on Thursday from  6 p.m. until 6 a.m.

The detour for Eggleston Avenue will be Sentinel Street to Reedy Street.

Arrow boards and/or signs will be in place to alert motorists of the work zone and lane restrictions.

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