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Current Closures • Upcoming Closures • Recent Openings • Traffic Advisories

Updated: February 7, 2019

• All dates are tentative and may vary due to weather and other circumstances.
• Detours are posted for all thru traffic during closures. How detours are determined.
• Local and emergency access to homes and businesses is maintained at all times.
• Emergency personnel, local government agencies, school districts and post offices are notified of all closures. Media are also notified; however, we cannot guarantee that the information will be published or aired.
• Current project information, status reports, and pictures, please see Current Projects.
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    West Chester Township

    Traffic Advisory - 2/7/19 Update: The oversized load originally scheduled to move through West Chester Township on February 4th is now expected on Friday, February 8, 2019.

    2/4/19 Update: The oversized load originally scheduled to move through West Chester Township today will be delayed. More information will be posted as it becomes available.

    An oversized load will move through West Chester Township on Monday, February 4, 2019. The route will be as follows: north on International Boulevard, west on Muhlhauser Road, north on Ohio 747, and east on Rialto Road to the generating station next to the N&S Railroad tracks. The exact time of the move is unknown, but motorists should be prepared for possible delays. There will be police escorts. The item being transported is a large transformer for Duke Energy.

    West Chester Township

    Construction / Traffic Advisory: Construction under way effective June 14, 2018 to widen Cincinnati Dayton Road between West Chester Road and I-75. The project will be built in two overlapping phases with completion scheduled for fall 2019:

    • Phase 1 - Start: June 14, 2018. Construction from West Chester Road to Station Road including Station Road realignment and bridge replacement. Suspend for the winter: late November 2018.
    • Phases 1 & 2 - Start: approximately March 1, 2019. Resume Phase 1 and begin Phase 2 from Station Road to just south of the I-75 interchange. Complete: fall 2019.

    Traffic will be maintained along Cincinnati Dayton Road and all side streets throughout most of the project's duration, although motorists may encounter occasional delays. Access will be maintained to all businesses and residents; however, commuting motorists are strongly advised to utilize alternate routes in an effort to ease congestion in the work zone.

    NOTE: Construction has been suspended for the winter effective November 26, 2018. Utility work will continue through the winter months however, so motorists and local residents and businesses will see utility crews present throughout the construction zone. Road and bridge construction is expected to resume in March 2019 or earlier if favorable weather permits.

    Please read news release for full details.

    West Chester Township / City of Sharonville line

    Closed between U.S. 42 and Copperfield Drive for a roadway improvement effective July 16, 2018. Project completion will be in 2019. Construction will be suspended for the winter and resume in the spring.
    Notification by WC Twp to local residents and businesses.

    Fairfield Township

    Closed for additional sewer main work effective January 8, 2019. Installation of a new sewer main by the Butler County Water & Sewer Department requires closure of Headgates Road through mid-March 2019. During this closure the road will be closed to thru traffic from Ohio 4 to Canal Road; however, access will be maintained for local residents, school buses, and postal deliveries.
    Detour for thru traffic: Northbound Headgates Road will detour southwest on Ohio 4, north on Campbell Drive, and northeast on Canal Road to Headgates. Southbound traffic will reverse this route.

    Milford Township

    Will close 0.7 mile north of Nichols Road and five feet south of Wallace Road for a bridge replacement beginning Monday, February 18, 2019. The road is tentatively scheduled to reopen the week of August 5, 2019.
    Detour: Northbound Lanes Mill Road traffic will detour east on Nichols Road, north on Ohio 177, and west on Shollenbarger Road to Lanes Mill. Southbound traffic will reverse this route.
    Locate on map.
    Notification to local residents and businesses.
    News release.

    Fairfield and Liberty Townships

    Open between Jayfield Drive and Liberty Fairfield Road effective November 8, 2018. This completes Phase 1 of the Princeton Road improvement with the exception of the final surface course of asphalt, which will be applied toward the overall project completion in mid-2019. Phase 2 of the project, from Liberty Fairfield Road to Ohio 747, originally scheduled to begin in late September, has been rescheduled for construction this spring. Princeton Road will remain fully open through the winter months. There may be some off road utility work during the winter; however, this is not expected to impact thru traffic.

    • Phase 1 - Jayfield Drive to Liberty Fairfield Road. Closed: August 6, 2018. Opened: November 8, 2018.
    • Phase 2 - Liberty Fairfield Road to Ohio 747. Revised start date: spring 2019. Revised completion date: mid-2019.
      Phase 2 detour - Eastbound Princeton Road traffic will detour south on Bypass 4, east on Ohio 129, and north on Ohio 747 to Princeton. Westbound traffic will reverse this route.

    During these phases Princeton Road will be closed to thru and commuter traffic; however, local access will be maintained for residents of Princeton Road within the construction zone as well as for side streets. Residents of adjoining subdivisions however are advised to utilize alternate access into and out their subdivisions in order to minimize as much as possible the amount of traffic within the Princeton Road construction zone.
    Locate project area on map.
    Notification to local residents and businesses.
    Original news release.

    Madison Township

    Open effective January 10, 2019.

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