Traffic Advisory: West 117th Street Closure in Effect

On Monday, Sept. 24, 2018 as part of the rehabilitation of the Norfolk Southern railroad crossing, West 117th Street was closed to through traffic between Clifton Boulevard and Detroit Avenue. A detour route has been implemented:

  • At Clifton Boulevard, southbound West 117th Street through traffic will be detoured westbound to Bunts Road, southbound to Detroit Avenue, and eastbound to West 117th Street.
  • At Detroit Avenue, northbound West 117th Street through traffic will be detoured westbound to Bunts Road, northbound to Clifton Boulevard, and eastbound to West 117th Street.

This detour is expected to be in place until the end of the day on Friday, Sept. 28.

Local access will be maintained to all businesses on West 117th Street between Clifton Boulevard and Detroit Avenue.

Contact the City of Cleveland Traffic Engineer, Regina Leverett at 216-664-3196 with questions.

Editor’s Note: Road construction invariably presents hazards to the public. All travelers are urged to use caution in construction zones. Public safety and the safety of workers is a top priority.