Road construction and closures to watch out for in the coming week

Road Construction (generic)
Posted at 10:47 PM, Jun 10, 2017
and last updated 2018-07-25 11:37:17-04

The Florida Department of Transportation is giving drivers a heads up about some roadwork projects that could impact local traffic this week.  Here's a list of what to watch out for:

Jefferson County:

  • State Road (S.R.) 10 (U.S. 90) from the Leon County line to east of Willow Street – Drivers will encounter temporary east and westbound lane closures as workers resurface the corridor.
  • I-10 Westbound Rest Area near MM 233 – Rest area closed for renovations.

Liberty County:

  • S.R. 12 from Hall Circle NW to Yon Creek Bridge – Lane closures from S.R. 20 to south of Yon Creek Bridge, Monday, June 12 through Friday, June 16, from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m., as workers pave the roadway.  Use caution in the area.

Leon County:

  • Drivers traveling Magnolia Drive near Park Avenue will encounter southbound lane closures Monday, June 12 to Thursday, June 15.  Workers will perform utility maintenance in manholes from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m.
  • Temporary and alternating lane closures will occur in the northbound and southbound lanes of Monroe Street as workers paint the Railroad Bridge, Sunday, June 11 to Saturday, June 17 from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m.
  • County Road 12 at Henry Kever Road and Spring Branch Road – Turn lane construction is taking place. Drivers will encounter temporary lane closures from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday, June 12 to Friday, June 16.

Wakulla County:

  • Resurfacing is underway on S.R. 267 from south of S.R. 363 to U.S. 98. Drivers can expect temporary lane closures.
  • Sidewalk construction work is taking place on Wakulla Arran Road from Oak Street to Crawfordville Road and on Oak Street from Wakulla Arran Road to Windy Court.
  • Based on the results of a recent speed study, the Florida Department of Transportation will decrease the speed limit on U.S. 98 (Coastal Highway) east and west of Spring Creek Highway in Crawfordville.  On Tuesday, June 13, speed limits will decrease from 60 MPH to 55 MPH and from 55 MPH to 45 MPH. Drivers are reminded to pay attention to the new speed limit when traveling.

Temporary lane closures, delays and shifts may occur as workers perform construction activities. All construction activities are weather dependent and may be delayed or rescheduled in the event of inclement weather. Motorists are reminded to pay attention and use caution when driving through the work zone.