Here is a list of road and lane closings in the Akron area:

Major highways abruptly closed: None.

Other road construction:

AKRON:

•?Road closings for Rib, White & Blue Festival downtown: Beginning Monday, South Main Street is closed between State and Bowery streets. Church Street and University Avenue is closed between South Main and South High streets. They will remain closed until early Thursday. At 8 p.m. Wednesday, streets adjacent to the festival will be closed for the fireworks display: South Main from Market Street to Exchange Street; State Street between South High and Bowery streets; Bowery between State and South High; and Mill Street between Dart Avenue and South High. Ash Street at Dart Avenue will close at 6 p.m. These streets should reopen by 11 p.m. The innerbelt (state Route 59) will remain open.

•?Interstate 277/U.S. 224 westbound, between Interstate 77 and Interstate 76 (Kenmore leg): Closed until mid-July for pavement reconstruction. Detour will be I-77 North to I-76 West/I-77 North to I-76 West (Kenmore leg). Ramps closing during this time will be I-77 North to I-277/U.S. 224 westbound, and I-77 South to I-277/U.S. 224 westbound. Detours are posted. Also, U.S. 224 westbound from Kelly Avenue to the I-77 interchange will be reduced to one lane for bridge repairs.

•?Harrington Road, between Swartz Road and Warner Road: The bridge over the Tuscarawas River is closed for maintenance through July 27. Detours are posted. Access will be maintained from the Swartz Road intersection on the north end of Harrington to the bridge and all driveways in the area. Motorists coming from the north will have access to Metro Parks.

•?Kelly Avenue, between Third Avenue and Goodyear Boulevard: Closed until November to replace the bridge over the Little Cuyahoga River. A detour is posted.

•?State Route 8, under the I-76 bridge (central interchange): There will be nightly lane restrictions for resurfacing from 7 p.m. to 7 a.m. until further notice.

•?South Main Street/Wilbeth Road intersection: Traffic is narrowed to one lane in each direction on South Main for reconstruction of the intersection. Trucks will not be permitted to make turns within the construction zone. Truck detours will be posted. Construction will continue for widening, new signals and sidewalk installation until later in the summer. Access to all businesses will remain.

•?Massillon Road, from Harding Avenue to Spade Avenue: There will be full-depth road reconstruction until November. Traffic is restricted to one-way southbound on Massillon Road between Esther Avenue and Springfield Center Road. Two-way traffic is restored from Springfield Center Road to Triplett Boulevard.

Elsewhere in Summit County:

•?I-77 in Fairlawn, Richfield and Bath Township: Everett Road over I-77 will be closed through early September for bridge work. Ghent Road over I-77 is reduced to one lane in each direction through mid-September for bridge repairs. Shade Road over I-77 will be closed until mid-July for bridge repairs. A detour is posted.

•?Arlington Road, from just north of state Route 619 to the I-77 intersection in Green: There will be lane restrictions for resurfacing from 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. until early July.

•?Eastern Road, between state Route 585 and Cleveland-Massillon Road in Norton and Chippewa Lake: There will be lane restrictions for resurfacing until further notice.

•?State Route 21 northbound between state Route 585 and Dorothy Avenue in Norton: Reduced to one lane for slide repair until further notice. The entrance ramp from Route 585 to Route 21 northbound will be closed weekdays from 6 to 9 a.m. A detour is posted.

•?Van Buren Road bridge over the Tuscarawas River on the New Franklin/Barberton border: Closed until mid-October about one-quarter mile south of Eastern Road for bridge replacement. Detours will be posted.

•?Interstate 271, between state Routes 8 and 303 in Boston Township: Lane restrictions for pedestrian bridge work until late July.

•?Oak Hill Road, from the northern Cuyahoga Falls limits to the Everett Road connector in Boston Township: Closed indefinitely because of a failing embankment. Detour is Everett to Riverview Road to Ira Road.

•?I-271, from Olde Eight Road to the Cuyahoga County line in Macedonia: Reduced to one lane in each direction from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. for resurfacing until further notice.

•?Highland Road in Macedonia: Closed just west of Roll and Hold Parkway. 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 August 2013.

MEDINA COUNTY:

•?I-76 eastbound, between state Route 57 and state Route 94: Reduced to one lane for a reconstruction project until further notice. The Route 57 entrance ramp to I-76 eastbound is closed as work continues on the interstate corridor. It is to reopen in late July. The exit ramp from I-76 eastbound to Route 57 is closed for repaving until July 10. Detours are posted.

•?U.S. 224, at its overlap with Rivers Corners Road between state Route 301 and U.S. 42 in Homer Township: Closed as part of a railroad bridge replacement. A detour is posted. The road is expected to reopen in mid-November.

•?U.S. 42, from Sleepy Hollow Road to Boston Road in Brunswick: Reduced to one lane in each direction for resurfacing. Traffic will be maintained at all times with flaggers. The work is to be completed in late October.

•?State Route 3, between the Medina city limits and Ledge Road in Medina and Granger townships: Reduced to one lane of two-way traffic for resurfacing. Traffic will be maintained at all times with flaggers. Delays should be expected. The project is to be completed in late September.

•?State Route 252, between Sprague Road in Lorain County and state Route 303 in Liverpool Township: Reduced to one lane of two-way traffic for resurfacing. Traffic will be maintained by flaggers. The work is to be completed in November.

•?State Route 57, between the Lorain County line and state Route 18 in York Township: Restricted to one lane of two-way traffic for resurfacing until further notice. Traffic will be maintained by flaggers.

•?Mud Lake Road, from Daniels Road west to Westfield Road in Westfield Township: Closed until October for railroad bridge replacement.

•?Fenn Road, between Pearl Road and Thomas Lincoln Parkway in Medina Township: Closed Monday through Oct. 12 for bridge replacement.

PORTAGE COUNTY:

•?Crain Avenue project in Kent: State Route 43 (North Mantua Street) will be restricted to one lane in each direction and left turns from Route 43 southbound to the east, across the Fairchild Avenue bridge, will be prohibited until further notice.

•?I-76 in Brimfield and Rootstown townships: I-76 will have lane restrictions in both directions from 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. for resurfacing from just east of County Road 18 to just east of state Route 44 until further notice. Sandy Lake Road over I-76 will be closed until early September. Detour is Lakewood Road to Tallmadge Road. I-76 in both directions under Sherman Road and Sandy Lake Road will have nightly lane restrictions for bridge reconstruction.

•?I-76, from state Route 14 to the Mahoning County line in Edinburg and Palmyra townships: There will be daily lane restrictions for minor repairs to 14 bridges until mid-July. A minimum of one lane of traffic will be maintained in each direction at all times.

•?State Route 303, between the Summit County line and state Route 14 in Streetsboro: Restricted to one lane of traffic for resurfacing until further notice.

•?State Route 303 bridge, between Diagonal Road and Price Road in Shalersville Township: Closed until late July for bridge replacement. A detour will be posted.

•?State routes 14 and 225 in Paris, Palmyra and Deerfield townships: Lane restrictions will occur on Route 225 from I-76 to state Route 5 for pavement repairs until further notice.

STARK COUNTY:

•?I-77 at the state Route 800 bridge in Canton: There will be lane restrictions on Route 800 for bridge repairs. The upper part of the I-77 southbound ramp to the Route 800 south ramp is closed through early July. The detour is Bolivar Road to Route 800 southbound.

•?State routes 93 and 236 in Canal Fulton and Lawrence Township: Route 93 from the northern Canal Fulton limits to the Summit County line has daily lane restrictions for resurfacing, as does Route 236 from Portage Street Northwest to the Summit County line until further notice.

•?Middlebranch Avenue, just south of the Werner Church Avenue in Plain Township: Closed Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. for storm sewer repairs. There will be no through traffic. A detour is posted.

•?State Route 21, from state Route 241 to the northern Massillon limits: There will be lane restrictions for resurfacing until further notice.

• State Route 153 from Fruitland Avenue to Constitution Avenue in Louisville: Reduced to one lane in each direction for road construction. California Avenue southbound between Howard Street and Route 153 is closed through mid-July. Detour is Howard Street to Michigan Avenue.

•?State Route 172, over the railroad between Glavera Avenue and Meyerson Avenue in Canton Township: Closed until late September for bridge replacement. A detour will be posted.

•?State Route 172, between the western Massillon limits and the Wayne County line in Tuscarawas Township: Lane restrictions for catch basin repairs until further notice.

•?State Route 619, between state routes 44 and 183 in Marlboro and Lexington townships: Restricted to one lane maintained by flaggers for resurfacing until further notice.

•?U.S. 30 at Broadway Avenue in Osnaburg Township: Lane restrictions until further notice to install a new traffic signal.

WAYNE COUNTY:

•?U.S. 250, between state Route 83 and Kidron Road in Wooster, East Union, Salt Creek and Paint townships: Restricted to one lane of two-way traffic for resurfacing. Traffic will be maintained with flaggers. The work is to be completed in mid-September.

Elsewhere in Northeast Ohio:

• I-77 bridge deck replacement in Brecksville, Broadview Heights and Independence: Harris Road over I-77 is maintained with two-way traffic and a temporary traffic signal. Valley Parkway over I-77 in Brecksville is maintained with one lane of two-way traffic with a temporary signal until further notice. Only minor work remains on Lacy Lane and Chestnut Road.

Traffic planners: Please fax traffic updates to 330-996-3033. Ά