Here is a list of road and lane closings in the Akron area:
Major highways abruptly closed: None.
?Interstate 76, between Grant Street and Wolf Ledges Parkway: Reduced to one lane in each direction through mid-June from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. nightly.
?I-76 and South Main Street: The ramps from South Street to I-76 eastbound are permanently closed. A detour is posted. South Main and Broadway between Miller Road and Bartges Street have lane restrictions for road construction until further notice.
?I-76, between South Main Street and the central interchange: Occasional nightly lane restrictions in both directions from 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. for road construction until further notice.
?East Tallmadge Avenue, between Home Avenue and Brittain Road: Lane restrictions for installation of signal pole foundations through Wednesday. Traffic will be maintained in all directions.
?Brittain Road, between East Tallmadge Avenue and Marks Avenue: Lane restrictions for installation of signal pole foundations through June 9. Traffic will be maintained in all directions.
?Iona Street and 12th Street SW intersection: Closed through June 6 for sanitary sewer repair. A detour will be posted. Emergency vehicles have access at all times.
?Carroll Street, between Wolf Ledges Parkway and Buckeye Street: Closed during daytime hours only through Friday for installation of an electrical duct bank. A detour will be posted.
?East Buchtel Avenue, between South College Street and south Union Street: Closed for water line installation until June 5. A detour will be posted.
?Maryland Avenue, between Fourth Street Southwest and Ninth Street Southwest: Closed for a full improvement project expected to last until October. Detours will be posted.
?Clark Street, between Willet Street and Matthews Street: Closed until mid-June for sewer work. A detour will be posted.
?State Route 91 lane restrictions: Between Wedgewood Avenue and state Route 18/East Market Street, and between Gilchrist Road and Eastwood Avenue there will be daily lane restrictions for resurfacing until further notice.
?South Arlington Street, at the intersection of East Exchange Street: Closed until June 9 for a sewer separation project. Detours will be posted. Left turns will be allowed for westbound traffic on East Market Street at South Arlington, but once the intersection is fully reopened to traffic, left turns will no longer be permitted at this location. Access maintained for local businesses.
?Kingswood Drive, between Merriman Road and Woodledge Drive: Closed for sewer work until June 23. Detours are posted. Emergency vehicles and residents will have access to all properties west of Woodledge Drive from Merriman Road.
?Road closings at South Main Street for road construction: West South Street, Buchtel Avenue and West Crosier Street will be closed at South Main through late fall. Detour will Princeton Street to West Miller Avenue to South Main Street.
?Bartges Street eastbound, between South Main and South High streets: Closed through December for road construction. Detour for eastbound Bartges Street is South Main Street to Cedar Street to South High Street, and for southbound South Main it will be Bartges to Rhoades Avenue to Thornton Street to South Main.
?East Bartges Street, between South High Street and Broadway: Closed through September for road construction. Detour for eastbound West Bartges Street is Main Street to East Exchange Street, and from South Broadway it will be East Exchange Street to South Main to Bartges.
?Wolf Ledges Parkway, over I-76/I-77: Closed until June 5 for a bridge replacement. Detour is Wolf Ledges to Crosier Street to Grant Street to Thornton Street.
?West Market Street, between North Hawkins Avenue and North Portage Path: Gas main replacement is under way. One lane of traffic will be maintained in each direction during the day but will be shifted as work progresses for about six weeks.
?Cuyahoga Street, between Sommers Court and North Howard Street: Closed for sewer work on the Howard Street Storage Basin. Detour via North Howard, West Tallmadge Avenue and Cuyahoga Street. The closing is expected to last until June 16 and completion of the entire project is planned by the end of the year.
?North Howard Street, between Glenwood Avenue and Cuyahoga Street: Lane restrictions for sewer work until June 5.
?Copley Road, at the intersection of Saint Michaels Avenue: Signal pole installation will continue eastward on Copley Road until July. There will be some lane closings and shifting of traffic, but traffic will be maintained in all directions.
?Mogadore Road, between Stull Avenue and Meadowridge Road: Closed for sanitary sewer installation. Traffic will be detoured via Skelton Road and Gilchrist Road. It is expected to be completed by Friday. Local residents and emergency vehicles will have access.
?North Summit Street, between East Market Street and Perkins Street: Closed for a sewer separation project until Friday. Detours will be posted.
?Little Street, between Saint Michaels Avenue and Yukon Avenue: Closed until Friday for sanitary sewer reconstruction. A detour is posted.
?Bluff Street, between North Summit Street and North Prospect Street: Closed until Friday for a sewer project. A detour will be posted.
?Fairbanks Place, between South Arlington Street and Buckingham Street: A portion of the street will be closed for sewer separation work. Fairbanks Place is usually one-way westbound but will open both ways to allow access for detoured traffic. Work will be split into two portions, but the project will be completed in late June.
?North Adolph Street, between East Market Street and North Forge Street: A portion of the street will be closed until further notice for west tower addition at Akron City Hospital. Access to the YMCA, Adolph Street parking deck and receiving deck will be available from East Market only. All remaining traffic will be detoured via East Market, Fountain and North Forge streets.
?West Bowery Street, between West Exchange Street and West State Street: One lane will be closed in each direction for about 18 months for construction of a building addition. Traffic will be maintained but shifted to provide a patient drop-off area at Akron Childrens Hospital.
?West Exchange Street, between Water Street and West Bowery Street: One through lane and metered parking on the north side of West Exchange will be closed in each direction for about 18 months for construction of a building addition. A minimum of two lanes will be maintained.
?MLK Jr. Boulevard/North Howard Street/North Main Street intersection: Closed until the end of June for relocation of utilities and lowering of the intersection. Detours will be posted. Access to Furnace Street and Northside District businesses will remain available from North Howard, North Summit and East North streets.
?Beech Street, west of Howard Street: Closed until August for a sewer separation project. Access will be maintained to local businesses and also between the Northside Connector Trail and the Ohio and Erie Canal Towpath.
?West Cedar Street and West Exchange Street, between South Portage Path and South Broadway: Work has begun along the north side of West Exchange between South Maple Street and South Portage Path. A single westbound lane will be maintained until work is completed in mid-June. Installation of signal pole foundations and conduit continues on West Cedar and West Exchange until Friday. There may be some temporary lane closings and shifting of traffic.
?River Street, between East Exchange Street and South Case Avenue: Closed until October for building demolition work. A detour is posted.
?Eaton Avenue, between Newport and Merriman roads: Closed for several months for water main work. A detour is posted. Emergency vehicles have complete access at all times.
?Rand Avenue and Dart Avenue, between Euclid Avenue and West Market Street: Both lanes on each of the streets have been reopened to traffic. Occasional shifting of traffic will occur as work continues. Traffic continues to be maintained on West Mill Street over state Route 59 toward Rand Avenue, but it will be shifted onto the right side as other work is being done in the area. The Downtown/Cascade Parking/Market Street exit ramp is closed until mid-June. Route 59 East traffic will take the Cedar Street/Exchange Street exit ramp onto Dart Avenue. The Route 59 West entrance ramp from Rand Avenue/West Cedar Street will remain closed for demolition and reconstruction until June 9. Detours are posted. This is in preparation for the removal of state Route 59 between West Exchange and West Market. Traffic will be maintained.
?Glendale Avenue, from Rand Avenue to the intersection of Locust Street: Closed until late 2018 for work on the combined sewer overflows project at the Ohio Canal Interceptor Tunnel. Detours will be posted. The right lane of West Mill Street, west of Dart Avenue and the south 150 feet of Bates Street will also be closed. Detours will be posted.
?Hickory Street, between North Street and Memorial Parkway: Closed until late 2018 to prepare for work on the Ohio Canal Interceptor Tunnel. It includes the temporary relocation of the Towpath Trail to Hickory Street from Maple Street to near Memorial Parkway.
Other road construction:
Elsewhere in Summit County:
?Lane restrictions for microsurfacing on the following roads until further notice: State Route 8 between state Route 82 and Ledge Road; state Route 59 between Oak Park Boulevard and the Silver Lake limits; and I-271 between Boston Mills Road and just south of Route 8.
?Lane restrictions for microsurfacing on the following roads until further notice: U.S. 224, from just east of I-77 to just east of Kelly Avenue and from just east of Hilbish Avenue to just east of Shanafelt Avenue; state Route 93, from just south of State Road to just north of Linda Drive; and state Route 241, from just south of Beryl Road to Oakes Drive.
?I-77, between state Route 21 and Cleveland-Massillon Road in Copley Township: Nightly lane restrictions from 7 p.m. to 7 a.m. for resurfacing until further notice.
?State Route 21, between I-77 and the northern Norton limits: Daily lane restrictions for resurfacing until further notice.
?Shellhart Avenue, on the west side of Cleveland-Massillon Road in Norton: Closed through mid-July for road widening. Detour will be Cleveland-Massillon Road to Greenfall Road to Easton Road.
?State Route 8 exit ramps in both directions at Howe Avenue in Cuyahoga Falls: Nightly lane restrictions to lengthen the ramps until further notice.
?State Route 8, between Howe Avenue and Graham Road in Cuyahoga Falls: Daily and nightly lane restrictions for bridge repairs from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. until further notice.
?Cleveland-Massillon Road, between Greenridge Road and Pleasant Drive in Norton: Lane restrictions during off-peak hours through September for road widening.
?I-76 traffic changes and ramp closing in Norton and Barberton: I-76 westbound from just west of state Route 619/Wooster Road to state Route 94 will have a bidirectional traffic pattern. Two lanes will be maintained in each direction on I-76 but westbound traffic will be split with one lane crossed over onto I-76 eastbound while the second lane will remain on I-76 westbound. Motorists wishing to exit at Barber Road, Cleveland-Massillon Road, state Route 21 and state Route 261 should remain in the right lane. Also, the ramp from Route 619/Wooster Road to I-76 westbound will be closed through mid-October. Detour via State Street.
?I-76 in Norton and Barberton: The following restrictions are in place through mid-October for reconstruction of the Cleveland-Massillon Road bridge over I-76: Cleveland-Massillon Road over I-76 is reduced to one lane in each direction; Oser Road at Cleveland-Massillon Road is closed. Detour is Cleveland-Massillon Road to Greenfall Road to Easton Road; the I-76 eastbound exit ramp to Cleveland-Massillon Road is restricted to right turn only; and I-76 westbound to Cleveland-Massillon Road is restricted to a right turn only for trucks. Detours are posted.
?I-76, between the Medina County line and Central Avenue in Norton and Barberton: Nightly lane restrictions until further notice for pavement repairs.
?I-271, between from just north of the Medina County line to the Ohio Turnpike in Richfield Township and Richfield: Lane restrictions during nonpeak hours for resurfacing until further notice.
?I-271, between the Medina County line and Brecksville Road in Richfield Township and Richfield: Lane restrictions during nonpeak hours for bridge painting. I-77 under I-271 will have nightly lane restrictions for bridge painting from 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. until further notice.
?State Route 18/Medina Road, between the Medina County line and Hametown Road in Bath and Copley townships: There will be daily lane restrictions for road milling and resurfacing until further notice.
?I-76, at its interchange with state Route 94 (High Street) in Wadsworth: The inside and outside shoulders are closed. Nightly lane closings are possible this week. High Street, from just north of Valley View Drive to Smokerise Drive, has two lanes of through traffic northbound and one lane of through traffic southbound with a center left turn lane along the project corridor for widening work on the west side of the road. Great Lakes Trail between High Street and Freedom Drive will be reduced to one lane in each direction. Additional lane closings are possible throughout the length of the project for widening.
?Marks Road, between Hamilton Road and Center Road in Liverpool, Brunswick, Medina and York townships: Closed for a paving project through July 7. Access will be provided for local traffic, school buses and emergency vehicles.
?U.S. 42 (Pearl Road), from just south of Harding Street to Reagan Parkway in Medina: Intermittent lane closings along the project corridor for waterline and storm sewer line placement. Left turns northbound will be permitted on Reagan Parkway at its intersection with U.S. 42. Traffic will be bidirectional from Reagan Parkway to just south of Fenn Road, with left turn lanes at Hillview/Ledgewood and Stonegate/Grande. Lanes will vary in width but will be 10 feet at the narrowest. Hillview Road will be closed for 30 days for reconstruction.
?State Route 94/Granger Road intersection in Granger Township: Closed to improve the intersection. A detour will be posted. It is expected to reopen in August.
?State Roue 261, from state Route 94 to the Summit County line: Single-lane closings for resurfacing until September.
?County Road 42 (Grafton Road), between Erhart Northern Road and Station Road in Liverpool Township: Closed for a bridge replacement. It is expected to reopen June 23. A detour will be posted.
?County Road 32 (Old Weymouth Road), just east of state Route 3: Closed for a bridge replacement. A local detour is posted. It is expected to reopen in July.
?County Road 44 (State Road), just north of Ledge Road in Hinckley Township: Closed for bridge replacement until June. Access to Whipps Ledges will be accessible from the north. The parking area near the bridge will be open and accessible from the south. Adjacent walking path and pedestrian bridge will remain open at all times. A detour is posted.
?Township Road 164 (Muntz Road), between Abbeyville Road and East Law Road: Closed for 45 days for a bridge replacement. A detour is posted.
?State Route 162, from the Spencer village limits to Lafayette Road: Single-lane closings for resurfacing. Traffic will be maintained with flaggers and temporary traffic signals at all times. It is expected to be completed in October.
?State Route 43 over I-76 in Brimfield and Suffield townships: Reduced to one lane in each direction nightly from 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. for bridge repairs until further notice.
?State Route 14 over Lake Rockwell in Streetsboro: Nightly lane restrictions from 7 p.m. to 5 a.m. through early June for bridge sealing.
?Lane restrictions for microsurfacing in Deerfield and Mantua townships: The following roads will have restrictions until further notice: state Route 44 between state Route 82 and the Geauga County line; state Route 82 between the eastern Aurora limits and state Route 44; and state Route 225 between the Stark County line and U.S. 224.
?Lane restrictions for resurfacing in Garrettsville, Freedom and Windham townships: The following roads will have restrictions until further notice: state Route 88 between the southern Garrettsville limits and state Route 82; Route 88 between the northern Garrettsville limits and state Route 305; and state Route 303 between Route 88 and the western Windham limits.
?Allen Drive, between Erin Drive and Verona Avenue in Kent: Daily lane restrictions until later in May for bridge construction.
??State Route 261 westbound, between Franklin Avenue and Mogadore Road in Kent: Closed through 5 p.m. Wednesday for bridge repairs. A detour will be posted.
?State Route 261 eastbound, between Franklin Avenue and Mogadore Road in Kent: Closed from 9 a.m. Thursday through 5 p.m. Friday fjor bridge repairs. A detour will be posted.
?State Route 261, just east of Mogadore Road in Kent: Occasional lane restrictions for minor bridge repairs until further notice.
?Frost Road, between Ellsworth Road and Phillips Parkway and at the intersection of state Route 43 in Streetsboro: Occasional lane restrictions for road widening until further notice.
?State Route 88, between state Route 305 and the Geauga County line in Nelson Township: Daily lane restrictions for chip sealing until further notice.
?U.S. 422, between the Trumbull County line and the Geauga County line in Nelson Township: Daily lane restrictions in both directions for resurfacing until further notice. U.S. 422 eastbound will be closed for four culvert replacements. Detour will be state Route 282 to state Route 305.
?State Route 225, between state Route 5 and I-76 in Paris and Palmyra townships: Daily lane restrictions for chip seal work until further notice.
?I-77 and state Route 687 in Canton and Jackson, Plain and Canton townships: Until further notice, the following roads will have nightly lane restrictions for microsurfacing: I-77 between Navarre Road and just north of 12th Street; state Route 687 between state Route 241 and Foxchase Avenue; and Route 687 between Everhard Road and I-77.
State Route 687, between Foxchase Avenue and Everhard Road in Jackson Township: Daily lane restrictions for resurfacing until further notice.
?State Route 619, between Kaufman Avenue and Milan Avenue in Hartville and Lake Township: Daily lane restrictions for road construction until further notice. The project also includes placements of roundabouts at the intersections of Kaufman Avenue and Route 619 and King Church Avenue.
?State Route 236, between the northern Massillon limits and Portage Street in Perry, Lawrence and Jackson townships: Daily lane restrictions for resurfacing and bridge repairs until further notice.
?State Route 21, from the northern Massillon limits to just east of state Route 93: Daily lane restrictions for resurfacing and bridge repairs until further notice.
?State Route 43, just south of Kingscote Circle in North Canton and Plain Township: Closed starting Wednesday through late June for installation of a bike and pedestrian tunnel. Detour will be U.S. 62 to state Route 44 to state Route 619.
?State Route 43, between 55th Street and Easton Street in North Canton and Plain Township: Daily lane restrictions for road widening until further notice.
?38th Street NW westbound, between Cleveland Avenue Northwest and Guilford Road Northwest in Canton: Closed for water main replacement and road reconstruction. It is expected to continue through September. Detours will be posted. Eastbound traffic will be maintained through the duration of the project. Local traffic will be maintained to residences and businesses.
?U.S. 30 ramp closings and lane restrictions in Canton and Canton Township: The ramp from U.S. 30 west to I-77 south will be closed from 6 a.m. Thursday through June 30 for bridge rehabilitation. A detour will be posted. From 7 p.m. Thursday until 6 a.m. Monday, the following will occur: the ramp from Cherry Street to U.S. 30 westbound will be closed. Detour will be state Route 43 northbound to state Route 172 to I-77 southbound; the ramp from 11th Street to U.S. 30 westbound will be closed. Detour will be Route 43 northbound to Route 172 to I-77 southbound; and U.S. 30 westbound will be reduced to one lane between Route 43 and I-77.
?U.S. 30, between Harrison Avenue and Waynesburg Drive/state Route 43 in Canton and Canton Township: Occasional lane restrictions in both directions for road construction until further notice.
?U.S. 30 in Perry and Canton townships: U.S. 30 over state Route 627/Richville Road and Genoa Avenue will have daily lane restrictions through late May for bridge deck repairs. U.S. 30 between state Route 21 and Whipple Avenue will daily lane restrictions for bridge repairs. The following roads under U.S. 30 will have lane restrictions for bridge repairs until further notice: state Route 21, Whipple Avenue, Genoa Avenue, Perry Street and state Route 627.
?U.S. 62, between state Route 44 and state Route 173 in Washington and Nimishillen townships: Daily lane restrictions for resurfacing until further notice.
No current projects to report.
Elsewhere in Northeast Ohio:
?I-77 southbound between Oakes Road and the Ohio Turnpike in Brecksville and Richfield: Through fall, all lanes of I-77 in both directions between the turnpike and Oakes Road will be shifted to the right lane and shoulder for widening work in the median.
Traffic planners: Please fax traffic updates to 330-996-3033.