SR 700 North Lake Parker Avenue from East Oleander Street to East Parker Street: Railroad repair project: Railroad crews will close North Lake Parker Avenue between E Oleander Street and E Parker Street at night/overnight, from 10 p.m. to 7 a.m., Tuesday January 31, and Wednesday, February 1. This road closure is necessary for workers to make emergency repairs to the railroad bridge over the roadway. Use caution and follow the posted detour using East Parker Street, North Ingraham Avenue and East Oleander Street. Expect some delays.
I-75 (SR 93) / University Parkway Diverging Diamond Interchange (DDI) Sarasota/Bradenton: Construction Project:
Detour – Eastbound University Parkway CLOSED under I-75 at the I-75/University Parkway Interchange:
Friday, January 27. Details below:
The contractor anticipates a temporary detour route at the I-75/University Parkway interchange at night/overnight Friday, January 27 between 10 p.m. and 6 a.m. while crews prepare to set beams over University Parkway. All ramps will remain open.
Motorists traveling eastbound on University Parkway (west of I-75) wishing to travel east through the interchange are directed to travel southbound on I-75, exit at Fruitville Road/Exit 210, enter northbound I-75, and exit at University Parkway/Exit 213.
Motorists traveling southbound on I-75 wishing to travel east on University Parkway are directed to exit at Fruitville Road/Exit 210 (south of the closure), enter northbound I-75, and exit at University Parkway/Exit 213.
Improvements being made as part of this project consist of constructing a diverging diamond interchange, adding an auxiliary lane on northbound and southbound I-75, constructing new bridges on I-75 over University Parkway, widening of University Parkway, widening of I-75 bridges over Errie Creek and Foley Creek, realignment of on-ramps and off-ramps at I-75/University Parkway, addition of ponds, drainage improvements, new lighting and signalization, construction of a noise wall on the west side of I-75, sidewalks, bike lanes, and pedestrian walkways. Expected completion is fall 2017. The contractor is Prince Contracting, LLC. For additional information, please visit the project website at http://www.swflroads.com/i75/university/.
US 27 at the railroad bridge approximately two miles south of US 98: Crews will close the southbound right lane of US 27 approximately two miles south of US 98 at night/overnight from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m., Thursday, January 26 and Friday January 27. The lane closure is necessary while crews repair damage to the concrete bridge post and rail. Use caution and be prepared to merge.
US 17 at I-75: Maintenance contract project: Motorists should expect intermittent northbound lane closures during nighttime/overnight hours from 7 p.m. Thursday, January 19 through 6 a.m. Friday, January 20 while crews pave the roadway, weather permitting. Motorists should use caution as crews work in the roadway.
US 41 from Wiggins Pass Road to Anchor Rode Drive: Maintenance contract project: Crews will be sweeping the roadway from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday, January 17 through Thursday, January 19, weather permitting. Motorists should use caution as crews work in the roadway.
US 41 at Bay Street: Maintenance project: Crews are making asphalt repairs. Expect right and center southbound lane closures from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday, January 12. Use caution and expect possible delays.
SR 867/McGregor Boulevard from A&W Bulb Road to Cypress Lake Drive: Maintenance contract project: Motorists should expect intermittent outside northbound lane closures during nighttime/overnight hours from 9 p.m. Thursday, January 12 to 6 a.m. Friday, January 13 for crews to install power poles, weather permitting. Motorists should use caution as crews work in the roadway.