CLEVELAND — If you plan on driving anytime in the next two years, here’s a heads up on the closure of a local interstate. Starting May 29, the Ohio Department of Transportation will close I-490 between East 55th Street and I-77 until May 2021. ODOT created the specific detours listed below: I-77 northbound detour to […]

CLEVELAND – Residents and commuters who travel around downtown Cleveland will notice a portion of Euclid Avenue closed for several days. Starting Nov. 5, Euclid Avenue will be closed to east and westbound traffic from East 4th Street to East 6th Street until Nov. 10 as crews work to remove a tower crane from a parking […]

CLEVELAND – Cranes are a familiar sight these days in downtown Cleveland as work continues on several major projects. At Quicken Loans Arena crews continue the work on the arena’s transformation as the 107-day summer shutdown prepares to come to a close next week with the Oct. 2 Justin Timberlake concert. Quicken Loans Arena Just […]

DOWNTOWN CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – Anyone who has tried to get into, or out of, downtown around the rush hours in the past two weeks has noticed the backups are worse than normal and it can all be blamed on one project. On April 16 the Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) began work on the “SR 2/Main […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – The Ohio Department of Transportationannounced there will be nearly 1,000 projects in 2018. ODOT said this includes 5,645 miles of pavement and 1,040 bridges. This is part of a $2.35 billion construction season for ODOT. ODOT said drivers will not see much impact to to traffic. There is a major project on […]

DOWNTOWN CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – It’s a 34 story glass tower that will change not only the look of Playhouse Square but will also add to the city’s skyline. The Playhouse Square Foundation is adding to its footprint by putting up a massive high-rise adding 319 apartments to the corner of Euclid and East 17. Preparation on […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – Many have noticed the shiny building in the St. Clair-Superior neighborhood, it’s part of the new St. Martin De Porres High School, which will officially open next month. It’s the first new school building in the area in more than a hundred years. It marks a milestone in the rebirth of construction for […]

CLEVELAND– Construction to Quicken Loans Arena along Huron Road is set to begin. That means barriers around the construction zones will go up Monday at 5 a.m. The barricades will restrict traffic in downtown Cleveland’s Gateway District, a news release from the Q said on Friday. Huron Road from Ontario Street to East 6th Street […]

CLEVELAND– Officials from Quicken Loans Arena discussed the construction at the Q during an event on Wednesday. The Cavs said the renovation project will occur in mid-February with barriers to define the construction zones going up on February 5. The initial phase will focus on the outside of the building and will impact the way […]

SHAKER HEIGHTS, Ohio – Once a city is built out, there are rarely chances for do-overs, that’s not the case though in Shaker Heights where the city’s new Van Aken District development project gives the eastern Cuyahoga County suburb a chance to build a new downtown. Call the $90 million mixed-use development rising at the […]

VALLEY VIEW, OH (WOIO) – The Ohio Department of Transportation has announced a major construction project that will affect the 180,000 drivers a day who go over the Interstate 480 bridge over Valley View and prep work begins tonight. The deck, or driving surface, is 40 years old and needs to be replaced in both directions. Looking […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – The Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner has released the name of Akron man killed in a construction accident Wednesday. Officials say Joseph Matulis died after being struck by a piece of sheet metal. Matulis was a pipe fitter who working on the renovation project for Fenn Hall at Cleveland State University. Accident happened […]