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  • Closures planned for final smoke stack implosion.

    Closures planned for final smoke stack implosion.

    Thursday, August 28 2014 1:25 PM EDT2014-08-28 17:25:47 GMT
    The City of Toledo will close numerous roads around thelast remaining smoke stack to make sure everyone remains at a safe distance. Beginning Friday, August 29 at 8:00 AM, South Marina between Front and Riverside will be closed. Also at this time, Riverside will be closed between Main and South Marina. Beginning at 9:30 AM, the following will be closed:Carbon - at FrontEast Broadway - at FrontElgin - at FrontEssex - at FrontFront - between I-280 and Essex (major closure)Licking - at FrontMary...
    The City of Toledo will close numerous roads around thelast remaining smoke stack to make sure everyone remains at a safe distance. Beginning Friday, August 29 at 8:00 AM, South Marina between Front and Riverside will be closed. Also at this time, Riverside will be closed between Main and South Marina. Beginning at 9:30 AM, the following will be closed:Carbon - at FrontEast Broadway - at FrontElgin - at FrontEssex - at FrontFront - between I-280 and Essex (major closure)Licking - at FrontMary...
  • Pedestrian killed in early morning crash

    Pedestrian killed in early morning crash

    Monday, July 28 2014 4:23 PM EDT2014-07-28 20:23:17 GMT
    Nazia H. Awadawas struck and killed this morning near the Franklin Avenue and Delaware Avenue intersection in Toledo. Police say, around 5:00 this morning, Awada stepped out onto Franklin Avenue and into the path of an oncoming vehicle. Awada was transported to St. Vincent's ER where she was pronounced dead. Investigators say it doesn't appear that alcohol or speed were factors. The investigation is still on-going.
    Nazia H. Awadawas struck and killed this morning near the Franklin Avenue and Delaware Avenue intersection in Toledo. Police say, around 5:00 this morning, Awada stepped out onto Franklin Avenue and into the path of an oncoming vehicle. Awada was transported to St. Vincent's ER where she was pronounced dead. Investigators say it doesn't appear that alcohol or speed were factors. The investigation is still on-going.
  • A portion of SR 582 in Wood County will close next week.

    A portion of SR 582 in Wood County will close next week.

    Friday, July 18 2014 11:41 AM EDT2014-07-18 15:41:24 GMT
    Beginning on Monday, July 21, through Friday, July 25 SR 582 (Middleton Pike) will be closed between Pemberbille Road and North Fostoria Road. ODOT is planning to replace some culverts there. The following detour will be set up: SR 199; SR 105; US 23.
    Beginning on Monday, July 21, through Friday, July 25 SR 582 (Middleton Pike) will be closed between Pemberbille Road and North Fostoria Road. ODOT is planning to replace some culverts there. The following detour will be set up: SR 199; SR 105; US 23.
  • Suder Avenue in Point Place will be closed for three more weeks.

    Suder Avenue in Point Place will be closed for three more weeks.

    Friday, July 11 2014 10:36 AM EDT2014-07-11 14:36:45 GMT
    Construction on northbound Suder Avenue between Ottawa River Road and Manhattan Boulevard will continue for another three weeks. The Toledo Department of Transportation tells 13abc, construction crews ran into more issues thane expected with the waterlines. In addition, more sidewalk work is having to be done. At this time, there is no specific date as to when all lane on Sunder Avenue will be reopened.
    Construction on northbound Suder Avenue between Ottawa River Road and Manhattan Boulevard will continue for another three weeks. The Toledo Department of Transportation tells 13abc, construction crews ran into more issues thane expected with the waterlines. In addition, more sidewalk work is having to be done. At this time, there is no specific date as to when all lane on Sunder Avenue will be reopened.
  • Road closures planned for the Lagrange Street Polish Festival

    Road closures planned for the Lagrange Street Polish Festival

    Friday, July 11 2014 9:19 AM EDT2014-07-11 13:19:11 GMT
    If you're headed to the Lagrange Street Polish Festival this weekend, be prepared to detour around numerous closures. The following streets will be closed beginning at 8:00 AM Friday morning, and will reopen Sunday night:Lagrange St. between Central Ave. and Mettler St.Bronson Ave. between Elm St. and Warsaw St.Dexter St. between Elm St. and Warsaw St.Everett St. between Elm St. and Warsaw St. Kosciusko St. between Elm St. and Lagrange St. Hartman St. between Bronson St. and Central Ave. Park...
    If you're headed to the Lagrange Street Polish Festival this weekend, be prepared to detour around numerous closures. The following streets will be closed beginning at 8:00 AM Friday morning, and will reopen Sunday night:Lagrange St. between Central Ave. and Mettler St.Bronson Ave. between Elm St. and Warsaw St.Dexter St. between Elm St. and Warsaw St.Everett St. between Elm St. and Warsaw St. Kosciusko St. between Elm St. and Lagrange St. Hartman St. between Bronson St. and Central Ave. Park...
  • Springfield Twp. train derailment causes headaches for drivers

    Springfield Twp. train derailment causes headaches for drivers

    Thursday, July 3 2014 6:12 PM EDT2014-07-03 22:12:29 GMT
    Due to this morning's train derailment, Chrissey Road will be closed between Geiser Road and Airport Highway for an estimated seven to ten business days. Drivers can take Albon Road and Holloway Road to get around the closure. This area can get a little tricky to navigate due to the construction which is already taking place. Chrissey, between Salisbury and Garden will be closed beginning Tuesday July 8. Holloway, between Salisbury and Garden is already closed and will be closed through next ...
    Due to this morning's train derailment, Chrissey Road will be closed between Geiser Road and Airport Highway for an estimated seven to ten business days. Drivers can take Albon Road and Holloway Road to get around the closure. This area can get a little tricky to navigate due to the construction which is already taking place. Chrissey, between Salisbury and Garden will be closed beginning Tuesday July 8. Holloway, between Salisbury and Garden is already closed and will be closed through next ...
  • Bridge painting to close the Craig Bridge daily this summer.

    Bridge painting to close the Craig Bridge daily this summer.

    Monday, June 23 2014 10:37 AM EDT2014-06-23 14:37:12 GMT
    ODOT has just announced that effective Wednesday, July 9 through Friday, August 15, the Craig Bridge will be closed daily between 9:00 AM and 3:00 PM for bridge painting. After these closures, drivers may see intermittent lane restrictions between Front and Summit. The entire project is set to be completed in October.
    ODOT has just announced that effective Wednesday, July 9 through Friday, August 15, the Craig Bridge will be closed daily between 9:00 AM and 3:00 PM for bridge painting. After these closures, drivers may see intermittent lane restrictions between Front and Summit. The entire project is set to be completed in October.
  • Lane restrictions on Dorr Street may cause delays.

    Lane restrictions on Dorr Street may cause delays.

    Wednesday, June 18 2014 10:32 AM EDT2014-06-18 14:32:01 GMT
    Construction crews will be out on Dorr Street between Byrne and Bowlus (just east of Douglas), and drivers can expect some lane restrictions due to roadwork. The work began on Monday, June 16 and will be completed on Monday, August 18. Drivers can expect the daily lane restrictions between the hours of 7:00 AM and 5:30 PM.
    Construction crews will be out on Dorr Street between Byrne and Bowlus (just east of Douglas), and drivers can expect some lane restrictions due to roadwork. The work began on Monday, June 16 and will be completed on Monday, August 18. Drivers can expect the daily lane restrictions between the hours of 7:00 AM and 5:30 PM.
  • Construction to close a major Sylvania Township intersection for six weeks.

    Construction to close a major Sylvania Township intersection for six weeks.

    Wednesday, June 11 2014 11:02 AM EDT2014-06-11 15:02:06 GMT
    A major intersection in Sylvania Township will be closed beginning Monday, June 16. An intersection roundabout improvement will close the intersection of Brint Road and King Road for forty-five days. Here is the detour that will be established for drivers: Centennial Road from Brint Road to Sylvania AvenueSylvania Avenue from Centennial Road to McCord RoadMcCord Road from Sylvania Avenue to Brint Road
    A major intersection in Sylvania Township will be closed beginning Monday, June 16. An intersection roundabout improvement will close the intersection of Brint Road and King Road for forty-five days. Here is the detour that will be established for drivers: Centennial Road from Brint Road to Sylvania AvenueSylvania Avenue from Centennial Road to McCord RoadMcCord Road from Sylvania Avenue to Brint Road