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FDOT Treasure Coast Traffic Report -Dec 3. 2021

FDOT Treasure Coast Traffic Report through Jan 21

FDOT Treasure Coast Traffic Report -Dec 3. 2021

 

MARTIN, ST. LUCIE & INDIAN RIVER COUNTIES, Fla. – Treasure Coast traffic will be affected this week by ongoing construction projects and maintenance work in Martin, St. Lucie and Indian River counties, Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) officials report. Please note, any full road, ramp or bridge closures have been highlighted below.

For around-the-clock, real-time, I-95 traffic information, visit www.fl511.com. For updated lane closure information, please refer to www.d4fdot.com. Follow us on Twitter and Instagram @ MyFDOT_SEFL and on Facebook @MyFDOTSEFL.

 

CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS

 

MARTIN COUNTY

(Hobe Sound, Palm City, Stuart, Jensen Beach, Jupiter Island, Port Salerno, Rio, Indiantown, Town of Sewalls Point)

 

  1. I-95 Lighting and Roadway Improvements Project from South of the State Road 706 / Indiantown Road Interchange to the County Road 708 / SE Bridge Road Interchange

Description: This 11.59-mile I-95 improvements project started September 9, 2020 in Jupiter and Hobe Sound. Work includes installing new roadway lighting with LED luminaires, replacing the high mast lighting system with a conventional LED roadway lighting system, extending the northbound I-95 merge lane just north of Indiantown Road, extending the deceleration distances for the I-95 northbound to westbound Indiantown Road exit ramp and the I-95 southbound to eastbound Indiantown Road exit ramp, and installing wrong way vehicle detection systems at the Indiantown Road and SE Bridge Road I-95 interchanges and new advanced warning signage.

Cost/Completion: $12.3 million. Completion is expected in spring 2022.

Traffic Impact:

  • The shoulder in both directions of I-95 will be intermittently closed Monday through Friday from 6:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. through December 2021 for temporary asphalt placement, and conduit and light pole foundations. During this time the exit ramp will still be open as motorists can use the inside left lane.
  • One lane in either direction of I-95 at the Indiantown Road interchange may be closed Monday, Nov. 29 through Thursday, Dec. 2 night from 10 p.m. to 6 a.m. for roadway work.
  • The outside ramp lane of the northbound I-95 to eastbound Indiantown Road exit ramp will be closed Monday, Nov. 29 through Friday, Dec. 3 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. to install light pole foundations.
  • One lane in each direction of Indiantown Road from the Turnpike entrance/exit to Island Way will be closed Monday, Nov. 29 through Friday, Dec. 3 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. to install light pole foundations and shoulder widening. For more information, please contact Community Outreach Specialist Samantha Kayser at 772-579-5479.

FPL Work Unrelated to Construction:

  • FPL Pacing Operation – I-95 from south of PGA Boulevard to north of Indiantown Road, in Jupiter, will have a rolling road block/pacing operation Wednesday, Dec. 1, to pull wire across the highway directly in between Donald Ross Road and Indiantown Road. Crews will be on-site at 9 p.m., with the anticipated 10-minute crossing operation expected to take place between 12 a.m. and 5 a.m. Florida Highway Patrol will provide assistance in pacing traffic to north of Donald Ross Road and south of Indiantown Road from 70 mph to 20 mph to allow for the crossing. For more information, please contact Erwin Mosqueda at 954-789-7600.
  1. State Road 714/SW Martin Highway Widening Project

Description: This 1.127-mile widening project began on Aug. 6, 2021. Project improvements include widening SR 714/SW Martin Highway from a two-lane undivided rural roadway to a four-lane divided urban roadway, widening the bridge over Florida’s Turnpike, constructing seven-foot buffered bike lanes and six-foot sidewalks on both sides of the roadway, and installing signing, signalization, and lighting upgrades.

Cost/Completion: $21.3 million. Completion is expected in fall 2024.

Traffic Impact:

  • Day-time lane closures will occur along project side streets from Monday, Nov. 29 through Friday, Dec. 3 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and nightly Sunday, Nov. 28 through Friday, Dec. 3 from 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. for temporary pavement installation and low profile wall installation at the following locations:
    • One lane in each direction of SW Citrus Boulevard at SR 714/SW Martin Highway
    • One lane in each direction of SW 42nd Avenue at SR 714/SW Martin Highway
    • One lane in each direction of SW Deggeller Court at SR 714/SW Martin Highway
    • One lane in each direction of SW Leighton Farm Avenue at SR 714/SW Martin Highway
  • The westbound bike lanes on SR 714/SW Martin Highway are closed. Cyclist and motorists should share the road. For more information, please contact Community Outreach Specialist Samantha Kayser at 772-579-5479.

 

  1. LUCIE COUNTY

(City of Port St. Lucie, Port St. Lucie, White City, City of Fort Pierce)

 

  1. Midway Road Widening Project, from S. 25th Street to U.S. 1

Description: This 1.8-mile project includes: reconstructing the existing two-lane Midway Road to a four-lane, divided highway with a raised median; installing a new signal at Sunrise Boulevard; constructing a new bridge over the North Fork St. Lucie River; constructing a 6-foot sidewalk on the north side and a 12-foot multi-purpose trail on the south side Midway Road; constructing 4-foot bike lanes on both sides of the roadway; reconstruction of S. 25th Street approximately 1000’ to the south & north of Midway Road; reconstruction of Sunrise Boulevard from W. 1st Street to Charlotta Street; reconstruction of Oleander Avenue from W. 2nd Street to Merritt’s Ditch; drainage improvements, including constructing 6 retention ponds at 5 locations; and signage, signalization, and lighting improvements.

Cost/Completion: $26.8 million. Completion is expected in fall 2021.

Traffic Impact:

  • Daytime lane closures will occur along the project Monday, Nov. 29 through Friday, Dec. 3 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. for paving at the following locations:
      • One lane in either direction of Midway Road between U.S. 1 and 25th Street

Turning lanes may be intermittently closed, and motorists will still be able to make the turn using the through lane. While paving through the intersections, short-term intermittent closures may occur, and motorists will be temporarily diverted to side streets. For more information, please contact Community Outreach Specialist Samantha Kayser at 772-579-5479.

 

  1. Kings Highway Widening Project, from South of State Road 70 to North of the I-95 Overpass

Description: Kings Highway / State Road 713 is being widened from south of State Road 70 to north of the I-95 overpass in the City of Ft. Pierce and unincorporated St. Lucie County. The improvements on this 3.417-mile project include: reconstructing the existing two-lane undivided Kings Highway with a newly constructed four‐lane divided roadway, relocating Canal No. 40 and Canal No. 32E to accommodate widening to the west, realigning Kings Highway at the intersection with Okeechobee Road which will improve the existing connection with the Turnpike, replacing existing culverts/swales and installing a closed drainage system and retention ponds, installing a new highway lighting system, and upgrading signalization with vehicle detection devices and ITS cameras.

Cost/Completion: $45.2 million. Completion is expected in fall 2022.

Traffic Impact:

  • The speed limit on Kings Highway from south of Okeechobee Road / State Road 70 to north of the I-95 overpass has been temporarily reduced from 50 MPH to 40 MPH. This speed limit reduction will be in place through the end of the project.
  • One lane in either direction of Kings Highway may be intermittently closed Monday through Thursday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. through fall 2022 for roadway work. Two-way traffic will be maintained by a flag crew. During this time, intermittent side street closures may occur, maintaining two-way traffic at all times.
  • Southbound Kings Highway just north of Okeechobee Road is shifted to the east through winter 2021 to facilitate roadway reconstruction. During this time, the southbound to eastbound turning lanes is reduced to one lane.
  • Southbound and northbound Kings Highway at the Orange Avenue intersection is reduced to one lane in each direction through winter 2021, temporarily removing the designated turning lanes, to facilitate roadway reconstruction.
  • Eastbound Orange Avenue just west of Kings Highway is reduced to one through lane through winter 2021 to facilitate roadway reconstruction.
  • Northbound and southbound traffic on Kings Highway from just north of Crossroads Parkway to south of Orange Avenue is shifted to the east on the newly constructed road to facilitate reconstruction of Kings Highway. Please note, westbound traffic on Graham Road will not need to pull forward as far when coming to a complete stop before turning north or south onto Kings Highway.
  • One lane in either direction of Kings Highway from Okeechobee Road to north of the I-95 bridge will be closed intermittently on Monday, Nov. 29 through Friday, Dec. 3 for roadway work. Traffic will be maintained by a flag crew.
  • The eastbound turn lane into the Turnpike entrance from Okeechobee Road and the northbound thru lane coming out of the Turnpike toll area will be closed on Monday, Dec. 6 through Tuesday, Dec. 7 from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. for barrier wall removal and striping for Phase 2 traffic shift.
  • One lane in either direction of Kings Highway from Okeechobee Road to south of Pruitt Research Center Road will be closed Monday, Dec. 6 through Tuesday, Dec. 7 from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. for barrier wall removal and striping for Phase 2 traffic shift.
  • Advanced Notice: Beginning Monday, Dec. 6, traffic on Kings Highway between the State Road 70/Okeechobee Road intersection and Pruitt Research Center Road will be shifted to the newly constructed southbound lanes, to allow for widening operations and new northbound lane construction through early summer 2022. One lane of traffic will remain open in each direction, separated by double yellow lines (no passing zone). Please note, if the traffic shift does not occur Monday, Dec. 6, it’s expected to be completed by Friday, Dec. 10. Please see the attached flyer. For more information, please contact Community Outreach Specialist Samantha Kayser at 772-579-5479.

 

  1. U.S. 1/State Road 5 and State Road 70 Advanced Transportation Management Center (ATMS) Improvements Design-Build Project

Description: Construction on the U.S. 1/State Road (SR) 5 and SR 70 (Okeechobee Road/Virginia Avenue) ATMS improvements design-build project started September 29, 2020. The improvements to this project include installing closed circuit television (CCTV) cameras and Bluetooth detection devices that will transmit to the Traffic Management Center at the following locations: U.S. 1 from Savanna Club Boulevard to Kings Highway/SR 713, and SR 70 from Kings Highway/SR 713 to U.S. 1.

Cost/Completion: $6.4 million. Completion is expected in fall 2021.

Traffic Impact:

  • The northbound and southbound shoulders of U.S. 1 from North 3rd Street to Kings Highway will be intermittently closed Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. through Nov. 30 for utility work.
  • One northbound lane of U.S. 1 from Orange Avenue to Causeway Drive will be intermittently closed Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. through Nov. 30 for conduit and pull box installation. During this time, intermittent sidewalk closures will occur, detouring pedestrians to the nearest signalized intersection.
  • One southbound lane of U.S. 1 from Avenue C to Avenue M will be intermittently closed Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. through Nov. 30 for conduit and pull box installation. During this time, intermittent sidewalk closures will occur, detouring pedestrians to the nearest signalized intersection.
  • The southbound shoulder of U.S. 1 from Savanna Club Boulevard to Rio Mar Drive will be closed intermittently Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. through Nov. 30 for conduit and pull box installation. During this time, intermittent sidewalk closures will occur, detouring pedestrians to the nearest signalized intersection.
  • One northbound lane of U.S. 1 from Rio Mar Drive to Orange Avenue will be intermittently closed Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. through Nov. 30 for conduit and pull box installation. During this time, intermittent northbound turn lane and sidewalk closures will occur. Pedestrians will be detoured to the nearest signalized intersection.
  • One eastbound lane of State Road 70 from South 41st Street to U.S. 1 will be closed Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. through Nov. 30 for conduit and pull box installation.
  • One lane in each direction of State Road 70 from Kings Highway to South 41st Street will be closed Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. through Nov. 30 for conduit and pull box installation.
  • The left westbound lane of Okeechobee Road at the State Road 70/Virginia Avenue intersection will be closed Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. through Nov. 30 for traffic controller work. For more information, please contact Community Outreach Specialist Samantha Kayser at 772-579-5479.

 

  1. U.S. 1/State Road (SR) 5 Improvement Projects

Description: Construction on the U.S. 1 improvement projects from south of Port St. Lucie Boulevard/SR 716 to Rio Mar Drive and at Virginia Avenue/SR 70 started November 19, 2020. The improvements under this contract consist of milling and resurfacing the existing roadway and restriping to provide 6‐foot buffered bicycle lanes on U.S. 1 from south of SR 716 to Rio Mar Drive, and widening the existing roadway in the NW corner of the U.S. 1 and SR 70 intersection to accommodate a southbound right-turn lane.

Cost/Completion: $7,223,963. Completion is expected in spring 2022.

Traffic Impact:

  • One lane in each direction of U.S. 1 from Port St. Lucie Boulevard to Rio Mar Drive and along frontage/side streets parallel to the corridor will be intermittently closed Monday, Nov. 29 through Friday, Dec. 3 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and nightly from Sunday, Nov. 28 through Thursday, Dec. 2 from 7 p.m. to 7 a.m. for paving and sidewalk repair work. Access to motorists will still be provided. Law enforcement officers may be on site as needed to help guide the flow of traffic. During this time, sections of the sidewalk will be closed. Pedestrian detour signage will be in place, directing pedestrians to the nearest signalized intersection.
  • One southbound lane of U.S. 1 at Virginia Avenue will be closed Monday, Nov. 29 through Friday, Dec. 3 from 8:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. for sidewalk repair work. During this time, sections of the sidewalk will be closed. Detour signage will be in place, directing pedestrians to the nearest signalized intersection. For more information, please contact Community Outreach Specialist Samantha Kayser at 772-579-5479.

 

  1. SW Port St. Lucie Boulevard Widening Project, from South of SW Alcantarra Boulevard to South of SW Darwin Boulevard

Description: This 0.713-mile widening project will begin on Monday, December 13, 2021, in the City of Port St. Lucie. The City of Port St. Lucie, as Project Sponsor, requested the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT), District Four design and construct this project through application to the St. Lucie Transportation Planning Organization and City of Port St. Lucie Resolution 18-R42. Project improvements include widening SW Port St. Lucie Blvd. from a two-lane undivided roadway to a four-lane divided roadway, installing three new signalized intersections with mast arms at SW Alcantarra Blvd., SW Tulip Blvd., and SW Tunis Blvd., adding a right turn lane on SW Port St. Lucie Blvd.’s north approach to SW Alcantarra Blvd., constructing an 18’ wide raised median with curb and gutter, upgrading crosswalks and curb ramps to meet Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) standards, constructing 8’-10’ wide sidewalks on both sides of SW Port St. Lucie Blvd. for pedestrian and bicycle use, and 6’ wide sidewalks on side streets, installing a new closed drainage system, signing, pavement markings, signalization, and lighting upgrades, and landscaping for the median including trees, irrigation and stamped concrete.

Cost/Completion: $11,570,179. Completion is expected spring 2024.

Virtual Public Meeting & In-person Open House: A Virtual Public Meeting and In-person Construction Open House will be held on Wednesday, December 8, 2021. Please see below and flyer attached for more information.

  • The Virtual Public Meeting will be held from 5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Please use the following link to register: https://bit.ly/PSL-VPM, or dial 415-655-0052, Access Code: 599-294-550. A brief presentation followed by questions and comments will be held from 5:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m., and again from 5:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Please note, questions and comments may be submitted via the online chat for the project team to address directly.
  • The In-person Construction Open House will be held from 6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. at the City of Port St. Lucie City Hall, 121 SW Port St. Lucie Boulevard, Port St. Lucie, FL 34984. This meeting will have an informal open house format, with project representatives available to answer questions and address comments at any time during the meeting. The latest social distancing guidelines will be followed. For more information, please contact Community Outreach Specialist Samantha Kayser at 772-579-5479.

 

INDIAN RIVER COUNTY

(City of Vero Beach, Vero Beach, Indian River Shores, Sebastian, Wabasso, Wabasso Beach, City of Fellsmere)

 

  1. 17th Street Bridge Project

Description: The 17th Street Bridge repair project from Indian River Boulevard to State Road A1A started May 4, 2020. Work on this project includes replacing all 35 light poles along the 17th Street Bridge and replacing concrete traffic railing along the median at the light pole locations. Associated work remaining includes repairing spalls in the concrete beams in spans 58 and 59 of the 62-span bridge which began October 26, 2020.

Cost/Completion: $1.1 million. Completion is expected in early 2022.

Traffic Impact:

  • Eastbound and westbound traffic on the 17th Street Bridge is down to one lane in each direction around the clock through fall 2021 for bridge beam repairs. Currently, eastbound traffic on 17th Street Bridge is diverted to the westbound travel lane. For more information, please contact Community Outreach Specialist Samantha Kayser at 772-579-5479.

 

  1. State Road A1A Shoulder Widening and Resurfacing Project

Description: The State Road (SR) A1A shoulder widening and resurfacing project from north of Tides Road to south of Coco Plum Lane started June 22, 2020. The improvements on this project include: resurfacing SR A1A from just north of Tides Road to just south of Coco Plum Lane; widening SR A1A to provide 7-foot shoulders in each direction to accommodate new buffered bikes lanes; installing signalization improvements; upgrading pedestrian signal features at the SR A1A / John’s Island Drive and SR A1A / Wabasso Beach Road intersections with LED countdowns; constructing drainage improvements; installing new signs and pavement markings; reconstructing pedestrian ramps to meet current Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) requirements; installing Rapid Flashing Beacons at two (2) beach access pedestrian crossing locations; and making sidewalk repairs at various locations throughout the project limits.

Cost/Completion: $6.7 million. Completion is expected in fall 2021.

Traffic Impact:

  • Along State Road A1A from north of 46th Place to south of Coco Plum Lane the speed limit has been permanently reduced from 50 MPH to 45 MPH. During construction, the speed limit is temporarily reduced from 45 MPH to 35 MPH.
  • One lane in either direction of State Road A1A from 46th Place to Pebble Path will be closed Monday, Nov. 29 through Friday, Dec. 3 from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. for paving. Two-way traffic will be maintained by a flag crew.
  • One lane in either direction of State Road A1A from Turtle Beach Road to Old Winter Beach Road will be closed Monday, Nov. 29 through Friday, Dec. 3 from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. for thermo striping and green bike lane installation. Two-way traffic will be maintained by a flag crew. For more information, please contact Community Outreach Specialist Samantha Kayser at 772-579-5479.

 

MAINTENANCE, UTILITY, PERMIT & ADDITIONAL AGENCY PROJECTS

 

MARTIN COUNTY

(Hobe Sound, Palm City, Stuart, Jensen Beach, Jupiter Island, Port Salerno, Rio, Indiantown, Town of Sewalls Point)

 

CITY OF STUART:

 

Northbound U.S. 1 between SW 6th Street and SW Saint Lucie Crescent, in the City of Stuart, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday, Nov. 29 through Friday, Dec. 3, 1 of 3 lanes closed, for utility work. For more information, please contact Rafael Ureña at 772-882-5084.

 

Westbound State Road 714 between S Kanner Highway and SW Palm City Road, in the City of Stuart, 9 p.m. to 4 a.m., Monday, Nov. 29 through Friday, Dec. 3, 1 of 2 lanes closed, for pole replacement operations and utility work. For more information, please contact Rafael Ureña at 772-882-5084.

 

Westbound SW Monterey Road at the intersection of SW Palm City Road, in the City of Stuart, 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., through Friday, January 28, 1 of 2 lanes closed, for utility work. For more information, please contact Daniel Moura at 561-900-5278.

 

Southbound U.S. 1 on the new Roosevelt Bridge, in the City of Stuart, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday, Dec. 6 through Saturday, Dec. 11, 1 of 3 lanes closed intermittently, for maintenance repairs. For more information, contact Mauro Barbosa at 954-516-3421.

 

Southbound Monterey Road between Kingswood Terrace and Ocean Boulevard, in the City of Stuart, 3:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m., Friday, Dec. 3, 2 of 2 lanes and 1 of 1 westbound turn lane will be closed, for the 60th Annual Stuart Christmas Parade. For more information, please contact Ashley Rukeyser at 772-419-5513.

 

Eastbound and westbound SE Ocean Boulevard between SE Monterey Road and Georgia Avenue, in the City of Stuart, 6 p.m. to 10:30 p.m., Friday, Dec. 3, all lanes will be closed, for the 60th Annual Stuart Christmas Parade. For more information, please contact Ashley Rukeyser at 772-419-5513.

 

HOBE SOUND:

 

Northbound and southbound SE Country Club Drive between SE Little Club Way North to SE Point Terrace, in Hobe Sound, 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., through Friday, Dec. 24, 1 of 2 lanes intermittently closed and sidewalk closures, for utility work. Motorists are encouraged to find detours, exercise caution, and expect delays. For more information, please contact Carol Higgins at 772-288-5462.

Eastbound and westbound SE Bridge Road between SE Dixie Highway and SE Gomez and along SE Gomez Avenue, in Hobe Sound, 9 p.m. to 4 a.m., Thursday, Nov. 18 through Friday, Dec. 24, 1 of 2 lanes intermittently closed and sidewalks intermittently closed, for FPL pole installation and utility work. Motorists are encouraged to find detours, exercise caution, and expect delays. For more information, please contact Carol Higgins at 772-288-5462.

 

INDIANTOWN:

Northbound and southbound State Road 710 between SW Allapatah Road and SW Jackson Avenue, in Indiantown, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday, Nov. 29 through Friday, Dec. 3, 1 of 2 lanes may be intermittently closed, for pole replacement operations. For more information, please contact Rafael Ureña at 772-882-5084.

Northbound and southbound State Road 710 between SW Allapatah Road and SW Jackson Avenue, in Indiantown, 9 p.m. to 4 a.m., Monday, Nov. 29 through Friday, Dec. 3, 1 of 2 lanes may be intermittently closed, for pole replacement operations. For more information, please contact Rafael Ureña at 772-882-5084.

Northbound SW Allapatah Road to one-half a mile north on State Road 710, in Indiantown, 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., through Friday, Dec. 24, 1 of 2 lanes intermittently closed, for utility work. Motorists are encouraged to find detours, exercise caution, and expect delays. For more information, please contact Carol Higgins at 772-288-5462.

 

JENSEN BEACH:

Eastbound and westbound NE Sunview Terrace between NE Jensen Beach Boulevard and NE Candice Avenue, in Jensen Beach, 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., through Friday, Dec. 24, 1 of 2 lanes and sidewalks may be intermittently closed, for utility work. Motorists are encouraged to find detours, exercise caution, and expect delays. For more information, please contact Carol Higgins at 772-288-5462.

Eastbound and westbound NE Mango Terrace between NE Pineapple Avenue and NE Indian River Drive, in Jensen Beach, 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., through Friday, Dec. 24, 1 of 2 lanes and sidewalks may be intermittently closed, for utility work. Motorists are encouraged to find detours, exercise caution, and expect delays. For more information, please contact Carol Higgins at 772-288-5462.

 

PALM CITY:

Northbound SW Martin Downs Boulevard between SW Reilley Avenue and SW Conch Cove Lane, in Palm City, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday, Nov. 29 through
Friday, Dec. 3, 1 of 2 lanes closed, for utility work and concrete installation. For more information, please contact Rafael Ureña at 772-882-5084.

 

PORT SALERNO:

Eastbound and westbound SE Salerno Road between SE Grouper Avenue and SE Ebbtide Avenue, in Port Salerno, 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., through Friday, Dec. 17, 1 of 2 lanes and sidewalks may be intermittently closed, for utility work. Motorists are encouraged to find detours, exercise caution, and expect delays. For more information, please contact Carol Higgins at 772-288-5462.

 

STUART:

Northbound and southbound S Kanner Highway between SE Trafalgar Terrace and S Manor Drive, in Stuart, 9 p.m. to 4 a.m., Monday, Nov. 29 through Friday, Dec. 3, 1 of 3 lanes closed, for concrete pole installation. For more information, please contact Rafael Ureña at 772-882-5084.

 

FPL:

FPL Pacing Operation – I-95 from south of PGA Boulevard to north of Indiantown Road, in Jupiter, will have a rolling roadblock/pacing operation Wednesday, Dec. 1, to pull wire across the highway directly in between Donald Ross Road and Indiantown Road. Crews will be on-site at 9 p.m., with the anticipated 10-minute crossing operation expected to take place between 12 a.m. and 5 a.m. Florida Highway Patrol will provide assistance in pacing traffic to north of Donald Ross Road and south of Indiantown Road from 70 mph to 20 mph to allow for the crossing. For more information, please contact Erwin Mosqueda at 954-789-7600.

 

BRIGHTLINE:

Jensen Beach – Riverview Dr. Full road closure, 6 a.m., Friday, December 10 to 6 p.m., Sunday, December 19. Temporary access adjacent to the crossing will be provided to maintain traffic flow in both directions. For more information, please contact Katie Mitzner at 407-502-3587.

Jensen Beach – NE Jensen Beach Blvd. Day-time flagging operations, 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. for rail work. Crossings may be closed briefly (1-2 minutes) as trucks enter and exit NE Jensen Beach Blvd. For more information, please contact Katie Mitzner at 407-502-3587.

Jensen Beach – NE Dixie Hwy. Day-time flagging operations, 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. for rail work. Crossings may be closed briefly (1-2 minutes) as trucks enter and exit NE Dixie Hwy. For more information, please contact Katie Mitzner at 407-502-3587.

Stuart – Alice St. Day-time flagging operations, 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. for rail work. Crossings may be closed briefly (1-2 minutes) as trucks enter and exit NW Alice St. For more information, please contact Katie Mitzner at 407-502-3587.

Stuart – West of SE Dixie Hwy./A1A between SE Decker Ave. and SE Monterey Rd. Day-time pile driving operations, Monday to Friday, 7 a.m. to 7 p.m., continuing through November 2021. For more information, please contact Katie Mitzner at 407-502-3587.

Stuart – Southbound A1A from south of SE Cove Rd. to south of SE Alicia St. Continuous shoulder closure through Fall 2021. For more information, please contact Katie Mitzner at 407-502-3587.

Stuart – NW Fern St. Day-time flagging operations, 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. for rail work. Crossings may be closed briefly (1-2 minutes) as trucks enter and exit NW Fern St. For more information, please contact Katie Mitzner at 407-502-3587.

 

FLORIDA’S TURNPIKE:

Northbound and southbound Florida’s Turnpike/SR 91 at various locations between north of Indiantown Road/SR 706 and south of Becker Road (Exit 138). Overnight single lane closure, 10 p.m. Monday, November 29, to 6 a.m. Tuesday, November 30. Overnight single lane closures, 8 p.m. to 6 a.m., Tuesday, November 30, and nightly through Thursday, December 2. For more information, please contact Fiorella Teodista at 954-934-1130.

Northbound and southbound Florida’s Turnpike/SR 91 from one mile south of Martin Highway/SR 714 (Milepost 132) to north of Stuart/Martin Highway/SR 714 (Exit 133). Overnight single lane closure, 10 p.m. Monday, November 29, to 6 a.m. Tuesday, November 30. Overnight single lane closures, 8 p.m. to 6 a.m., Monday, November 29, and nightly through Thursday, December 2. For more information, please contact Fiorella Teodista at 954-934-1133

 

  1. LUCIE COUNTY

(City of Port St. Lucie, Port St. Lucie, White City, City of Fort Pierce)

CITY OF FORT PIERCE:

Eastbound and westbound State Road A1A on the North Causeway Bridge, in the City of Fort Pierce, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Wednesday, Dec. 1 through Friday, Dec. 3, 1 of 2 lanes closed intermittently, for maintenance repairs. Flagging operations will be in place to maintain two-way traffic. For more information, please contact Mauro Barbosa at 954-516-3421.

CITY OF PORT ST. LUCIE:

Westbound and eastbound Port St. Lucie Boulevard between SE Floresta Drive and SE Wald Street, in the City of Port St. Lucie, around the clock through Monday, Dec. 20, 1 of 3 lanes may be closed, for drainage, mast arm and roadway activities. For more information, please contact Beth Zsoka at 772-871-5176.

FORT PIERCE:

Eastbound and westbound Rouse Road at the railroad crossing near the N Old Dixie Highway intersection, in Fort Pierce, around-the-clock, Friday, Dec. 3 through Tuesday, Dec. 14, all lanes closed, for railroad construction activities. A temporary bypass extending north to the Michigan Street crossing will be installed in order to allow traffic to access beyond the crossing. Motorists in the area should follow directional signage to access properties affected by this closure. For more information, please contact Dan Arallack at 772-462-1707.

 

Northbound Emerson Avenue between Waterstone Boulevard and 15th Street SW, in Fort Pierce, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday, Nov. 29 through Thursday, Dec. 23, 1 of 2 lanes closed, for utility work. A flagging operation will be in place to help maintain the flow of traffic. For more information, please contact Jonah Davis at 352-801-6666.

PORT ST. LUCIE:

Southbound U.S. 1 between Banyan Drive and La Buona Vita Drive, in Port St. Lucie, 9 a.m. until 4 p.m., Monday, Nov. 29 through Friday, Dec. 3, 1 of 3 lanes closed, for pole replacement operations. For more information, please contact Rafael Ureña at 772-882-5084.

Southbound U.S. 1 between Banyan Drive and La Buona Vita Drive, in Port St. Lucie, 9 p.m. until 4 a.m., Monday, Nov. 29 through Friday, Dec. 3, 2 of 3 lanes closed, for pole replacement operations. For more information, please contact Rafael Ureña at 772-882-5084.

Northbound and southbound U.S. 1 at 9905 South U.S. 1, in Port St. Lucie, 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Monday through Friday through Monday, Jan. 31, 1 of 3 lanes closed, for construction entrance. For more information, please contact Marcio Amaya 561-335-8316.

Eastbound and westbound Riverview Drive at the Gumbo Limbo Lane intersection, in Port St. Lucie, around-the-clock, Friday, Dec. 10 through Sunday, Dec. 19, all lanes closed at the railroad crossing, for rail work. A temporary bypass will be installed in order to allow traffic to access the Savannas Preserve State Park and the residences beyond the crossing. Motorists in the area should follow directional signage to access properties affected by this closure. For more information, please contact Dan Zrallack at 772-462-1707.

 

BRIGHTLINE:

Fort Pierce – Rouse Rd. Full road closure, 6 a.m., Friday, December 3 to 6 p.m. Tuesday, December 14. Temporary access adjacent to the crossing will be provided to maintain traffic flow in both directions. For more information, please contact Katie Mitzner at 407-502-3587.

Fort Pierce – Chamberlin Blvd. Full road closure, 6 a.m., Monday, December 13 to 6 p.m., Thursday, December 23.

Detour Information:

  • Eastbound traffic will be redirected to travel south on Old Dixie Hwy. to Hunt Ave./St. Lucie Ln., travel east on St. Lucie Ln. to Indian River Dr. and travel north on Indian River Dr. to access Chamberlin Blvd.
  • Westbound traffic will be directed to travel south on Indian River Dr. to St. Lucie Ln., travel west on St. Lucie Ln. to Old Dixie Hwy. and travel north on Old Dixie Hwy. to access Chamberlin Blvd. For more information, please contact Katie Mitzner at 407-502-3587. 

Fort Pierce – Savannah Rd. Day-time flagging operations, 7 a.m. to 5 p.m., for rail work. Crossing may be closed briefly (1-2 minutes) as trucks enter and exit Savannah Rd. For more information, please contact Katie Mitzner at 407-502-3587.

Port St. Lucie – SE Walton Rd. Day-time flagging operations, 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. for rail work. Crossings may be closed briefly (1-2 minutes) as trucks enter and exit SE Walton Rd. For more information, please contact Katie Mitzner at 407-502-3587.

Ft. Pierce – Moores Creek. Day-time bridge work operations, including crane mobilization and pile driving, Monday to Saturday, 7 a.m. to 7 p.m., beginning early December 2021. For more information, please contact Katie Mitzner at 407-502-3587.

 

FLORIDA’S TURNPIKE:

Northbound and southbound Florida’s Turnpike/SR 91 at various locations between just north of Becker Road (Exit 138) and Milepost 153. Overnight single lane closure, 10 p.m. Monday, November 29, to 6 a.m. Tuesday, November 30. Overnight single lane closures, 7 p.m. to 6 a.m., Tuesday, November 30, and nightly through Thursday, December 2. For more information, please contact Fiorella Teodista at 954-934-1130.

Southbound Florida’s Turnpike/SR 91 entrance ramp from Becker Road.Overnight full ramp closure, 10 p.m. Monday, November 29, to 6 a.m. Tuesday, November 30. Overnight full ramp closures, 9 p.m. to 6 a.m., Tuesday, November 30, and nightly through Thursday, December 2.

Detour information:

  • Becker Road traffic wishing to access southbound Florida’s Turnpike/SR 91 will be directed to Port St. Lucie Boulevard/Citrus Boulevard, travel south on Citrus Boulevard to Martin Highway/SR 714 and travel east on Martin Highway to access southbound Florida’s Turnpike. For more information, please contact Fiorella Teodista at 954-934-1130. 

Northbound Florida’s Turnpike/SR 91 entrance ramp from Port St. Lucie Boulevard. Overnight full ramp closure, 10 p.m. Monday, November 29, to 6 a.m. Tuesday, November 30. Overnight full ramp closures, 9 p.m. to 6 a.m., Tuesday, November 30, and nightly through Thursday, December 2.
Detour information:

  • Port St. Lucie Blvd. traffic wishing to access northbound Florida’s Turnpike/SR 91 will be directed to Bayshore Boulevard, travel north on Bayshore Boulevard to Crosstown Parkway, travel west on Crosstown Parkway to I-95, travel north on I-95 to SR 70 (Exit 129), and travel west on SR 70 to access northbound Florida’s Turnpike. For more information, please contact Fiorella Teodista at 954-934-1130. 

Northbound Florida’s Turnpike/SR 91 exit ramp to Port St. Lucie Boulevard (Exit 142). Overnight full ramp closure, 10 p.m. Monday, November 29, to 6 a.m. Tuesday, November 30. Overnight full ramp closures, 9 p.m. to 6 a.m., Tuesday, November 30, and nightly through Thursday, December 2.
Detour information:

  • Northbound Florida’s Turnpike/SR 91 traffic wishing to access Port St. Lucie Boulevard will be directed to exit at Becker Road (Exit 138) and travel west on Becker Road to access Port St. Lucie Boulevard. For more information, please contact Fiorella Teodista at 954-934-1130. 

Southbound Florida’s Turnpike/SR 91 entrance ramp from Port St. Lucie Boulevard. Overnight full ramp closures, 10 p.m. Monday, November 29, to 6 a.m. Tuesday, November 30. Overnight full ramp closures, 9 p.m. to 6 a.m., Tuesday, November 30, and nightly through Thursday, December 2.
Detour information:

  • Port St. Lucie Boulevard traffic wishing to access southbound Florida’s Turnpike/SR 91 will be directed to travel south to Becker Road and travel east on Becker Road to access southbound Florida’s Turnpike. For more information, please contact Fiorella Teodista at 954-934-1130.

Southbound Florida’s Turnpike/SR 91 exit ramp to Port St. Lucie Boulevard (Exit 142). Overnight full ramp closure, 10 p.m. Monday, November 29, to 6 a.m. Tuesday, November 30. Overnight full ramp closures, 9 p.m. to 6 a.m., Tuesday, November 30, and nightly through Thursday, December 2.
Detour information:

  • Southbound Florida’s Turnpike/SR 91 traffic wishing to access Port St. Lucie Boulevard will be directed to exit at Ft. Pierce/SR 70 (Exit 152), travel east along SR 70 to I-95, travel south on I-95 to exit at Crosstown Parkway (Exit 120), travel east on Crosstown Parkway to Bayshore Boulevard, and travel south on Bayshore Boulevard to access Port St. Lucie Boulevard. For more information, please contact Fiorella Teodista at 954-934-1130.

 

Northbound and southbound Florida’s Turnpike/SR 91 from one mile south of Becker Road (Milepost 137) to just north of Becker Road (Exit 138). Overnight single lane closure, 10 p.m. Monday, November 29, to 6 a.m. Tuesday, November 30. Overnight single lane closures, 8 p.m. to 6 a.m., Tuesday, November 30, and nightly through Thursday, December 2. For more information, please contact Fiorella Teodista at 954-934-1130.

Northbound and southbound Florida’s Turnpike/SR 91 from one mile south of Port St. Lucie Boulevard (Milepost 141) to just north of Port St. Lucie Boulevard (Exit 142). Overnight single lane closure, 10 p.m. Monday, November 29, to 6 a.m. Tuesday, November 30. Overnight single lane closures, 8 p.m. to 6 a.m., Tuesday, November 30, and nightly through Thursday, December 2. For more information, please contact Fiorella Teodista at 954-934-1130.

 

Northbound and southbound Florida’s Turnpike/SR 91 from north of Port St. Lucie/Ft. Pierce Service Plaza to south of Fort Pierce/SR 70 (Exit 152) (Mileposts 149 to 150). Overnight single lane closure, 10 p.m. Monday, November 29, to 6 a.m. Tuesday, November 30. Overnight single lane closures, 8 p.m. to 6 a.m., Tuesday, November 30, and nightly through Thursday, December 2. For more information, please contact Fiorella Teodista at 954-934-1130.

 

Northbound and southbound Florida’s Turnpike/SR 91 from north of Fort Pierce/SR 70 (Exit 152) to two miles of north of SR 70 (Milepost 154).Overnight single lane closure, 10 p.m. Monday, November 29, to 6 a.m. Tuesday, November 30. Overnight single lane closures, 8 p.m. to 6 a.m., Tuesday, November 30, and nightly through Thursday, December 2. For more information, please contact Fiorella Teodista at 954-934-1130.

 

INDIAN RIVER COUNTY

(City of Vero Beach, Vero Beach, Indian River Shores, Sebastian, Wabasso, Wabasso Beach, City of Fellsmere)

 

VERO BEACH:

Eastbound and westbound State Road 60 from just west of 44th Avenue to 43rd Avenue, in Vero Beach, around the clock, through Nov. 30, 1 of 2 lanes closed, for drainage work. For more information, please contact Matthew Kirkland at 813-716-6339.

Westbound State Road 60 between 66th Avenue and 74th Avenue, in Vero Beach, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday, Nov. 29 through Friday, Dec. 3, 1 of 3 lanes closed, for utility work. For more information, please contact Rafael Ureña at 772-882-5084.

Northbound and southbound State Road 5 between Vista Garden Trail and Vista Royale Boulevard, in Vero Beach, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday, Nov. 29 through Friday, Dec. 3, 2 of 3 lanes closed as needed, for pole replacement operations and utility work. For more information, please contact Rafael Ureña at 772-882-5084.

 

CITY OF VERO BEACH:

Eastbound State Road 60 at the intersection of 35th Avenue, in the City of Vero Beach, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., through Friday, Jan. 28, 1 of 3 lanes closed, for utility work. For more information, please contact Daniel Moura at 561-900-5278.

 

SOUTH BEACH:

Northbound and southbound State Road A1A between Gracewood Lane and Periwinkle Drive, in Vero Beach, 9 a.m. until 4 p.m., Monday, Nov. 29 through Friday, Dec. 3, 1 of 2 lanes may be closed with possible lane shifts, for FPL pole replacement operations. For more information, please contact Rafael Ureña at 772-882-5084.

Northbound and southbound State Road A1A between Gracewood Lane and Periwinkle Drive, in Vero Beach, 9 p.m. to 4 a.m., Monday, Nov. 29 through Friday, Dec. 3, 1 of 2 lanes may be closed with possible lane shifts, for FPL pole replacement operations. For more information, please contact Rafael Ureña at 772-882-5084.

Northbound and southbound State Road A1A between Periwinkle Drive and Ocean Trail Lane, in Vero Beach, 9 p.m. to 4 a.m., Monday, Nov. 29 through Friday, Dec. 3, 1 of 2 lanes may be closed with possible lane shifts, for FPL pole replacement operations. For more information, please contact Rafael Ureña at 772-882-5084.

Northbound and southbound State Road A1A between Periwinkle Drive and Ocean Trail Lane, in Vero Beach, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday, Nov. 29 through Friday, Dec. 3, 1 of 2 lanes may be closed with possible lane shifts, for FPL pole replacement operations. For more information, please contact Rafael Ureña at 772-882-5084.

 

WABASSO BEACH:

 

Westbound Wabasso Beach Road between State Road A1A and Seagrape Drive, in Wabasso Beach, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday, Nov. 29 through Friday, Dec. 3, 1 of 2 lanes may be closed with possible lane shifts, for FPL pole replacement operations. For more information, please contact Rafael Ureña at 772-882-5084.

Southbound State Road A1A between Coral Park Lane and Sea Oaks Boulevard, in Wabasso Beach, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday, Nov. 29 through Friday, Dec. 3, 1 of 2 lanes may be closed with possible lane shifts, for FPL pole replacement operations. For more information, please contact Rafael Ureña at 772-882-5084.

 

 

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