City of Cleveland Traffic Advisory for Ward 3

Columbus Road Bridge between West Street & Old River Road:

During the week of July 19, 2021, weather permitting, the City will begin Bridge Deck Repair on the Columbus Road Bridge located between West Street and Old River Road. The bridge will be closed to all vehicular traffic. Pedestrian traffic will be maintained at all times on a minimum one sidewalk across the bridge.  

Northbound Columbus Road Vehicular Traffic will be detoured eastward, then northward & westward via Carter Road to Canal Road and to Old River Road and Southbound Columbus Road Vehicular Traffic from Old River Road and Canal Road will be detoured eastward & then southward via Carter Road.

Abbey Avenue Bridge between Gehring Street & Columbus Road:

During the week of July 19, 2021, weather permitting, the City will begin Bridge Deck Repair on the Abbey Avenue Bridge located between Gehring Street and Columbus Road. This bridge will be closed to Westbound Vehicular Traffic.  Eastbound Vehicular Traffic will be maintained at all times across the Abbey Avenue Bridge. Pedestrian traffic will be maintained at all times on a minimum one sidewalk across the bridge.  

Westbound Abbey Avenue Vehicular Traffic will be detoured southward on Columbus Road, then, northwesterly on W 25th Street, then, eastward on Lorain Avenue.

Both of these projects include traffic marking removal, bridge deck & sidewalk cleaning, deck patching, deck & sidewalk sealing and new traffic marking. The work will take place during the hours of 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.  This portion of the Bridge Deck Repair 2020 Phase 2 Project is expected to be completed no later than 6 a.m. of July 26, 2021.

Questions? Contact the City of Cleveland’s Construction Inspector, Traci Harnett at (216)857-5447.

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.