Here is a list of road and lane closings in the Akron area:
Major highways abruptly closed: None.
•?East Wilbeth Road, between Dallas Avenue and South Main Street: Closed to through traffic for road reconstruction until mid-September. Access to all driveways will be maintained up to the closure. Detour via Brown Street, Waterloo Road and South Main.
•?Copley Road/state Route 162, between Mercer Street and the Medina County line: There will be daily lane restrictions for resurfacing until further notice.
•?Lane restrictions caused by construction fencing: Until further notice, several streets will have lanes blocked by fencing. These include: East Exchange Street eastbound, right lane between Allyn and Sumner streets; West Exchange Street, left lane between Bowery Street and Wabash Avenue; South High Street, right lane between Cedar and Selle streets; Cedar Street, right lane between South Main and South High; and Selle Street, north lane between South High and South Main.
•?Cedar Street and Broadway, at the intersection: The right lane of Cedar approaching Broadway and the right lane of Broadway from Selle to Exchange will be closed for construction until the end of September.
•?South Main Street northbound, between Selle Street and Cedar Street: Closed through the end of August. Detours will be posted.
•?East Market Street, between Fountain Street and Arlington Street: Lane restrictions through November for work to upgrade traffic signals.
•?Harrington Road, between Warner Road and Swartz Road: Closed until late in 2014 for dam repair and bridge reconstruction. Access to park entrances will be maintained. A detour is posted.
Other road construction:
Elsewhere in Summit County:
•?South Main Street, from just north of Portage Lakes Drive to just south of North Turkeyfoot Road in Coventry Township: There will be lane restrictions until late August for road resurfacing.
•?Manchester Road in Coventry Township: Manchester Road from just south of Proehl Avenue to just north of Cormany Road is reduced to one lane of traffic in each direction for road widening through late October.
•?State Route 91, between Howe Road and Moreland Avenue in Tallmadge: Lane restrictions for resurfacing until further notice.
•?State Route 91, just south of state Route 59 in Stow: There are daily lane restrictions for road construction until further notice.
•?State Route 303, between state Route 8 and the Portage County line in Hudson: There are lane restrictions for resurfacing until further notice.
•?State Road, between Graham Road and Quick Road in Cuyahoga Falls: There will be lane restrictions for road widening until further notice.
•?State Route 619 in Green: Route 619 between Turkeyfoot Road and the Stark County line has lane restrictions for resurfacing until September.
•?State Route 619 at state Route 93 in New Franklin: Daily lane restrictions for intersection widening until further notice.
•?Highland Road in Macedonia: There will be occasional lane restrictions over the railroad. This is part of a project to construct a bridge over the railroad between South Bedford Road and Valley View Road to be completed in late August.
•?I-76, between state Route 57 and state Route 21 in Summit County: Narrowed lanes of traffic for a rehabilitation project. It will be completed in October. The I-76 westbound exit ramp to state Route 94 will be maintained with narrowed lanes for repair work.
•?State Route 18, near the square in Medina: Intermittent lane closings for paving until November. Delays should be expected.
•?West Smith Road, eastbound lane from the railroad crossing west to Lake Road in Medina: Closed just east of 850 W. Smith Road until further notice for road repairs. The road will be open to westbound traffic only. A detour is posted.
•?State Route 421, between U.S. 42 and U.S. 224: Reduced to one lane of traffic for resurfacing until October. One lane of two-way traffic will be maintained at all times in each direction.
•?State Route 3, just west of the railroad tracks in Seville: Closed for bridge replacement until late September. A detour is posted.
•?Plumcreek Parkway, between Sleepy Hollow Road and Hamilton Road in Brunswick Hills Township: Closed through Sept. 4 for bridge replacement.
•?Rittman Road, between Easton Road and Wall Road in Wadsworth Township: Closed through Friday for a culvert extension.
•?Paradise Road, between Wooster Pike and Guilford Road in Montville Township: Closed through Friday for a culvert replacement.
•?U.S. 224, in Suffield, Randolph and Atwater townships: U.S. 224 between the Summit County line and state Route 183 has lane restrictions through mid-October for pavement repairs. Between Hartville Road and Route 44, U.S. 224 is reduced to one lane with a traffic signal through late October for bridge replacement.
•?State Route 5 in Ravenna Township: Route 5 at New Milford Road will be reduced to one lane in each direction, and New Milford Road at Route 5 will be closed through early October. Detours are posted.
•?Lane restrictions for pavement repairs at various locations: Until further notice, they include state Route 687 between Brunnerdal Avenue and Everhard Road; state Route 241 between the Wayne County line and state Route 93; Route 93 between state Route 172 and U.S. 30; and state Route 627 between U.S. 30 and I-77.
•?I-77 in Canton, Pike and Bethlehem townships: For motorists driving on I-77 North from the Tuscarawas County line to Fohl Road, there will be a two-way traffic pattern. One lane of northbound traffic will be crossed onto I-77 South, while the second lane will remain on I-77 North. I-77 in both directions between state Route 800 and Fohl Road has nightly lane restrictions in both directions for road work until further notice.
•?U.S. 30 in Canton Township: Between state Route 43 and Trump Avenue, there are lane restrictions for road striping until further notice.
•?U.S. 30 and Harrison Avenue in Canton: U.S. 30 between I-77 and Raff Road has daily lane restrictions for bridge painting until further notice.
•?Harrison Avenue, between Navarre Road and 15th Street in Canton: Daily lane restrictions for bridge repair through late August.
•?U.S. 30, between Robertsville Avenue and Baywood Street in Paris Township: Closed until mid-September for slide repair. A detour is posted.
•?State Route 619, between Market Avenue Northwest and state Route 43 in Hartville: There will be daily lane restrictions for signal upgrades until further notice.
•?State Route 172 in East Canton and Osnaburg and Paris townships: Until further notice, there will be lane restrictions for resurfacing maintained by flaggers between the East Canton limits and the Columbiana County line.
•?State Route 172, between Riverside Drive Northeast and Warner Road Southeast in Canton: Closed through late November for bridge rehabilitation over a branch of the Nimishillen Creek. A detour is posted.
•?State Route 172 in Perry Township: Route 172 between Woodlawn Avenue and Eden Avenue will have lane restrictions for drainage repairs and resurfacing until further notice.
•?State Route 183, between Ely Street and Prospect Street in Alliance: Closed through late October for road repairs. A detour is posted.
•?State Route 21, between U.S. 62 and Lawndell Road in Navarre: Closed over the Tuscarawas River through mid-October for bridge replacement. Detour is U.S. 62 to U.S. 250. Also, Route 21 between the Tuscarawas County line and U.S. 62 will have lane restrictions for resurfacing until further notice.
•?State routes 44 and 171 in Waynesburg and Sandy and Osnaburg townships: Route 171 between the Carroll County line and state Route 183 will be closed through late September for a culvert replacement. Detour is Route 183 to state Route 43. Until further notice, Route 44 between state Route 43 and U.S. 30 will have daily lane restrictions for resurfacing.
•?I-71, from just north of U.S. Route 250 in Ashland County to the Medina County line: Intermittent lane closings for a road maintenance project until October. Two lanes will be maintained in each direction during daytime hours and one lane at night.
•?State Route 3, from just south of Sterling Road to I-76 in Medina County: Reduced to one lane of two-way traffic for resurfacing until November. One lane of two-way traffic will be maintained at all times with flaggers.
•?Columbus Avenue, at its bridge over U.S. 30 in Wooster: Reduced to one lane of traffic in each direction for bridge repair until further notice.
•?State Route 83/Dix Expressway, between U.S. 30 and Friendsville Road: Reduced to one lane of traffic in each direction for road repair until further notice. The state Route 3/Route 83 northbound entrance ramp from state Route 585 is now open. The U.S. 30 eastbound exit ramp to Route 3/Route 83 north will be closed until Sept. 6. The U.S. 30 westbound exit ramp Route 3/Route 83 south will be closing during the same days. Also, the Route 3/Route 83 northbound exit ramp to U.S. 30 west will be closing during the same days. Detours will be posted.
•?State Route 302 and Madison Avenue in Wooster: Madison Avenue between state Route 83 and Liberty Street is restricted to one lane of traffic for resurfacing until October. The project includes state Route 83 between Route 302 and U.S. 250, as well.
•?State Route 604, between state Route 301 and state Route 539: Closed for three culvert replacements until Sept. 13. Detours will be posted.
Elsewhere in Northeast Ohio:
•?I-77 bridge deck replacement over Cuyahoga River Valley, Independence and Cuyahoga Heights: Through October, one lane will be closing on I-77 in both directions between Rockside Road and Grant Avenue from 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. nightly. The speed limit will be reduced to 50 miles per hour during those hours.
Traffic planners: Please fax traffic updates to 330-996-3033.