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Big Bend area traffic advisories through Election Day

Road Construction
Posted at 11:18 AM, Oct 30, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-30 12:30:38-04

BIG BEND AREA, Fla. (WTXL) — Drivers will encounter traffic disruptions on the following state roads in the Big Bend area as crews perform construction and maintenance activities.

Gadsden County:

  • County Road (C.R.) 268 (High Bridge Road) Safety Project from Joe Adams Road to Brickyard Road – Motorists will encounter periodic lane closures beginning Monday, Nov. 2 through Friday, Nov. 6 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. while crews begin shoulder construction, driveway construction and storm drain improvements. Motorists should be prepared to stop for one lane traffic and lane shifts.
  • State Road (S.R.) 63 (U.S. 27) Resurfacing from South of S.R. 159 to C.R. 159A Potter Woodberry Road – Motorists will encounter daytime intermittent lane closures beginning the week of Monday, Nov. 2 as crews begin resurfacing operations.

Jefferson County:

  • U.S. 90 (Monticello Highway) Resurfacing from Willow Street to the Madison County Line – There will be pedestrian walkway closures as crews construct the water line and install concrete.

Leon County:

  • U.S. 27 (Apalachee Parkway) Resurfacing from U.S. 319 Capital Circle to Jefferson County Line – Motorists will encounter the following traffic impacts the week of Sunday, Nov. 1:
  • There will be nighttime east and westbound, inside and outside lane closures from Capital Circle to Timber Ridge Drive as crews perform milling and paving operations.
  • Left Turn Lane Extension at S.R. 366 and Champions Way – Motorists will encounter a southbound, nighttime lane closure from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. on Sunday, Nov. 1 as crews perform thermoplastic operations.
  • U.S. 27 Resurfacing North Monroe Street at Talpeco Road Intersection – Motorists will encounter nighttime lane closures on Monday, Nov. 2 and Tuesday, Nov. 3 for thermoplastic striping.
  • U.S. 27 Routine Bridge Maintenance over Gadsden Street – Motorists will encounter a nighttime lane closure from 8 p.m. to 4 a.m. on Sunday, Nov. 1 as crews perform routine bridge maintenance.

Wakulla County:

  • U.S. 98 (Coastal Highway) from Surf Road to South of Tower Road Path ConstructionIntermittent lane closures should be expected through the end of 2020 to accommodate construction activities.

All planned construction activities are weather dependent and may be delayed or rescheduled in the event of inclement weather. Motorists are reminded to pay attention to the speed limit when traveling through the construction area, to watch for construction equipment entering and leaving the roadway, and to use caution when driving through the work zone. Speeding fines double when workers are present.

For more information visit the Florida Department of Transportation District Three by clicking here.