Traffic Shifts, Ramp Closures, Detours for I-75 Work in Ohio Next Week

The Ohio Department of Transportation reports that the following construction projects are anticipated to affect state highways in Montgomery County next week. All outlined work is weather permitting.

Interstate 75 Bridge Repairs –  I-75 Bridges over Edwin C. Moses Boulevard and Carillon B read more…

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Ohio’s I-75, Exit 161 to Get Area’s First Diverging Diamond Interchange

The Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) District 1, the city of Findlay, and the Hancock County Engineer’s Office have chosen a diverging diamond interchange (DDI) for the rehabilitation project at the Interstate 75 and County Road 99 interchange to combat growing congestion at the important read more…

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The Best Amusement Parks for Families in 2017

Family Vacation Critic, TripAdvisor’s family travel site, has just named the Best Amusement Parks for Families in 2017 – naming the best parks in the U.S., and sharing the year’s newest attractions and highlights for every age group. “Amusement parks are one of the most quintessential summertime activities for families,” explains Lissa Poirot, editor-in-chief of […]

Come Ashore This Summer and Soak Up the Sun at the New Cedar Point Shores Waterpark

Cedar Point’s rich history began as a simple bathing beach and bathhouse in 1870. Today, Cedar Point still is the summertime destination for families from all over the world with 70 rides, including 17 roller coasters, a mile-long beach, five hotel properties, beautiful marinas and now, the new Cedar Point Shores Waterpark, opened Saturday, May […]

3.2 Trillion Miles Driven On U.S. Roads In 2016

New estimates released by the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) show that U.S. driving topped 3.2 trillion miles last year. It is the fifth straight year of increased mileage on public roads throughout the nation, and underscores the demands facing America’s roads and bridges, and reaffirms calls for greater investment in surface transportation infrastructure. The new […]

New Ohio Experiences Provide Excitement, Wonder and Relaxation in 2017

From the wonder of nature and blood-pumping excitement of thrill rides to the anticipation of new craft brews and joy of 50-year-old music and memories, there is no better place than Ohio to connect with the people who mean the most to you in 2017. For more travel ideas and inspiration, visit Ohio.org. Download the […]

Restaurants Open Christmas Eve and Day 2015

Red Lobster Restaurant | 511eNews.com

Not all of us will be home for Christmas, or comfortably seated with friends and family for a Christmas feast… some of us will be on the road. Highway travelers looking for a holiday meal can find it quite difficult. You’re tired and hungry so you jump of an exit only to find that every […]

Americans Drive a Combined Average of 25 Billion Miles During the Holiday Season

Winter Traffic on I-95 | I-95 Exit Guide

Winter weather is here – just in time for many Americans to embark on holiday road trips. According to an online survey commissioned by Bridgestone Americas (Bridgestone) and fielded by Harris Poll in October 2015,* Americans log a combined national average of 25 billion miles on the road to visit family and spend a combined […]

AAA Says 46.9 Million Americans Traveling for Thanksgiving Holiday 2015

Thanksgiving Holiday Traffic | 511eNews.com

AAA Travel forecasts 46.9 million Americans will journey 50 miles or more from home during the Thanksgiving holiday, a 0.6 percent increase over the 46.6 million people who traveled last year and the most since 2007. With 300,000 additional holiday travelers, this marks the seventh consecutive year of growth for Thanksgiving travel. The Thanksgiving holiday […]

Over 35 Million Traveling For Labor Day 2015, Highest Since 2008

Labor Day Holiday Traffic | 511eNews.com

The American Automobile Association (AAA) is projecting that 35.5 million Americans will travel 50 or more miles from home during the coming Labor Day holiday weekend. This number represents the highest travel volume for this holiday period since 2008… and a one percent increase over 2014. 30.4 million of these travelers will do it by […]

Memorial Day Travel Will Be Highest in 10 years Says AAA

Labor Day Holiday Traffic | 511eNews.com

The American Automobile Association (AAA) estimates that 37.2 million Americans will travel 50 miles or more from their homes during the Memorial Day holiday weekend. That number represents a 4.7 percent increase from the 35.5 million people who traveled last year and the highest travel volume for the holiday in 10 years. AAA also predicts that […]

Interstate Highway System Turns 59!

New Hampshire Fall Foliage | I-95 Exit Guide

2015 marks the 59th anniversary of the Interstate Highway System. On June 29, 1956, President Dwight D. Eisenhower signed the Federal-Aid Highway Act of 1956. With that stroke of the pen began the single greatest public works program in the nation’s history, the Interstate Highway System. Here’s a little information we’ve compiled that we thought […]

Summer 2015 Brings New Family Fun to I-75 Amusement Parks and Attractions

Legoland Florida | I-75 Exit Guide

Amusement parks, water parks, family entertainment centers, museums, zoos, aquariums, science centers, and other attractions across the United States and Canada are rolling out an exciting new lineup of fun in 2015. The International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions (IAAPA) releases its annual compilation of new attractions opening this year and highlights 2015 trends, […]