If you’ve driven near the intersection of Center and Pearl, you may have seen this sign. Don’t worry; the notice refers to a section of Pearl Road near Medina Square, not anywhere in Brunswick.
Here’s a press release from ODOT explaining the scope of the work:
US Route 42 Southbound Closure
MEDINA COUNTY (Wednesday, July 25, 2018) US 42 southbound, between Highland Rd. and Homestead St., will close Wednesday, August 1 for roadway widening and reconstruction work. This closure is a part of the Medina US 42 Widening Project. Only northbound traffic on US 42 will be allowed to travel through this area.
The detour route for southbound motorists is US 42 to SR 303, east on SR 303 to I-71, south on I-71 to SR 3, and south on SR 3 to US 42. The road is expected to reopen Tuesday, August 21, 2018.