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      Starting Tuesday, Ohio drivers will have to give more space to bicyclists when passing. When passing a bike, drivers must give at least three feet for bicyclists. The Ohio Bicycle Federation has worked since 2009 for passage of a 3-foot passing clearance bill. According to the Federation, Cincinnati, Cleveland, Columbus, Dayton and […]

CLEVELAND – An $8 million construction project on Cleveland’s west side is causing quite a few headaches for drivers. Multiple residents told News 5 their cars got stuck in a ditch along W. 130th Street after construction crews dug up the sidewalk on Tuesday morning as part of the project. A manager of a local […]

MENTOR, Ohio–  More than 100 homes in Mentor are without power after heavy winds and rain dropped dozens of trees in the area. The hardest hit was Mentor Avenue at the intersection with Garfield Road as massive tree limbs knocked down power lines, cutting power to at least a hundred homes and possibly more. Folks who […]

  CLEVELAND – The city of Cleveland’s portable camera units used to catch traffic violations are on the move again. The 12 cameras moved to new locations March 24. Locations: West 104th Street & Madison Avenue 7800 Block of St. Clair Street 1500 Block of West 25th Street 800 Block of East 140th Street 7000 […]

  CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – The nasty winter weather has created massive potholes which are popping up everywhere. In fact, the Lake Erie monster could live in one pothole on Lorain avenue. Missy Peters lives on West 130 Street and she can’t pull out of her driveway without rattling the frame of her car. “There’s two of them — two huge ones […]

Medina County, OH – The highways of Ohio will not, at least hopefully, resemble a Nascar race, but you will be able push your speed from 65 mph to 70 mph, legally, on a good chunk of the state’s highways beginning on July 1. “I don’t think it changes the way most people drive around […]

SOLON, Ohio — Miles Road between Brainard and Harper roads is closed due to a water main break near the Miles Farmers Market, according to Solon police. According to police, the break is causing the road to buckle, and customers at the market could not get their cars out of the parking lot. There is […]

CLEVELAND – The large explosions that have rocked downtown during the filming of the latest Captain America movies have been dramatic but not so much as the plot twist that Cleveland drivers had to deal with for the past two weeks. There has been the shutting down of a major highway, thousands of drivers exiting, […]

CLEVELAND – Cleveland road crews have 45 plows out clearing the main roads, with the hope to have all streets serviced within 24-36 hours. Once main and secondary roads are in good condition, plow crews will work to remove snow from residential streets. Snow removal will continue until all city streets in Cleveland are clear […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – The Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) held a public meeting Tuesday night to discuss options for the look and feel of community areas surrounding the second new Innerbelt Bridge. While the second bridge – which will eventually carry eastbound traffic – will look nearly identical to the new westbound structure (being […]

CANTON, OH (WOIO) – 20 second graders and their bus driver injured in a school bus accident. It happened just before 1PM Monday on U.S. 30 near Trump Avenue SE. The bus hit a mobile trailer holding a directional arrow sign. There were more than 30 students on board the bus for Minerva School District. School officials […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – ODOT crews are working hard on the Innerbelt Bridge project. On Wednesday, crews offered a first look at their progress. It was the first real chance to get up close to the project to see how far crews have come and how much further they have to go. 19 Action News was granted access to restricted […]