CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - A heads up to all downtown drivers that try to use Lakeside Avenue to escape work, a major resurfacing project is coming that won't be completed until October. The Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) has put out a news release warning commuters of the project that will close Lakeside to one lane in each direction throughout the project.
ODOT will start restricting traffic on Lakeside on July 25. The work will be done in two phases starting between East 9th Street and East 12th Street. Phase two will move further up Lakeside from East 13th Street and East 26th Street.