CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - The removal of an overhead sign on Interstate 71 will require FULL short-term closures in the overnight hours on Wednesday, February 22.
Crews will be blocking the right lane of southbound I-71 from south of the exit ramp to I-471 continuing south to the entrance of the Lytle Tunnel.
The closures will be in the overnight hours beginning at 10 p.m. Wednesday continuing until 5 a.m. Thursday morning.
During the same overnight hours, it will be necessary for crews to completely shut down all the lanes of southbound I-71.
The full closures will be short-term closures up to 15 to 20 minutes at a time.
The ramp to southbound I-471 will remain open during the evening hours, traffic could be backed up at times due to the full closures.
To avoid getting caught in the delays consider taking I-71 to the Norwood Lateral west to south on I-75 into Downtown.
Crews will have signs will be in place to alert motorists of the upcoming lane and short-term full closures.
All construction is weather permitting.