Ohio Department of Transportation has requested $155 million from
the state to pay for a portion of seven projects, The Cincinnati
Enquirer reported recently.
projects include widening I-75 to eight lanes in Butler and Warren
counties; rebuilding the I-75/I-74 interchange in Cincinnati; and
reconfiguring the approaches to the Brent Spence Bridge over the
the projects are related to safety and congestion problems along
I-75. Work would not begin until 2007, the newspaper reported, and
the total cost of the projects may exceed $644 million.