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Orange barrels continue on to slow us down on I-71


Work crews will continue paving on Interstate 71 which means lane and ramp closures in the overnight hours this week.

On Thursday evening at 9 p.m. work crews will be blocking the right lane of northbound I-71 from south of the Lytle Tunnel to north of the Eggleston Avenue

Work crews will also close the ramp from Fifth Street Downtown to I-471 south.

The detour will be take head east on Columbia Parkway, exit on the ramp to Martin Drive then back onto westbound Columbia Parkway back to I-471 south.

Crews will also close Sentinel Street between Fifth Street and Culvert Street.

The detour is just to head north on Broadway Street to right on New Street to Culvert Street.

All road closures are weather permitting. 

Allow a little extra time for the detours.

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