Current Construction Lane Closures in Central Palm Beach County
April 21 - April 28, 2017
Ocean Avenue Bridge Painting over the Intracoastal Waterway in the Town of Ocean Ridge and the City of Boynton Beach
One lane may be closed in each direction, 8 a.m. until 4 p.m., Monday through Sunday, through fall 2017, for bridge painting operations. As there is only one lane in each direction on the bridge, flaggers will be on-site to direct traffic. Pedestrian traffic will be maintained on one side of the bridge at all times. For more information, please contact Public Information Officer Meredith Cruz at 561-641-6440.
Military Trail, from just south of Lake Worth Road to just south of Southern Boulevard
One lane may be closed in each direction, 9 p.m. until 6 a.m., Sunday night through Friday morning, through summer 2017. For more information, please contact Public Information Officer Meredith Cruz at 561-641-6440.
Forest Hill Boulevard at Kirk Road
One lane may be closed in each direction, daily, 9 a.m. until 3:30 p.m., with up to two lanes closed, nightly, 9 p.m. until 6 a.m., Sunday night through Saturday, through May 2017. Please note: The southwest corner of Forest Hill Blvd. and Kirk Rd. is closed, around-the-clock, for drainage structure installation through approximately Friday, Apr. 28. During this time, the southeast, northeast and northwest corners will remain open. Additional police officers will be on-site during the morning and afternoon school crossings to assist students as needed. The Palm Beach County School Board is also providing additional buses and routes for students who walk to Palm Springs Middle School. For more information, please contact Public Information Officer Meredith Cruz at 561-641-6440.
Southern Boulevard (State Road 80) Bridge Replacement Project
All lanes are open.
Flagler Memorial Bridge Replacement Project
Flagler Memorial Bridge will have nightly lane closures from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. Monday, April 17, to Thursday, April 20, with the closures alternating between eastbound and westbound lanes. One lane will remain open during this time. Flaggers will maintain two-way traffic in the remaining lane as the west fender pile is installed.
Drivers going north on Flagler Drive from south of 4 Street should:
Go west on Banyan Boulevard
Go north on N. Dixie Highway
Go east on Palm Beach Lakes Boulevard to Flagler Drive
Drivers going south on Flagler Drive from north of the bridge should:
Go north/south on Flagler Drive to Palm Beach Lakes Boulevard
Go west on Palm Beach Lakes Boulevard
Go south on N. Dixie Highway
Go east on Banyan Boulevard to Flagler Drive
Drivers going west on Flagler Memorial Bridge should:
Marine Restrictions: The navigable Intracoastal Waterway (ICCW) through the Flagler Memorial Bridge will have half-channel closures through April 2017. During half-channel closures, the horizontal clearance through the bridge is 35 feet. There will be no channel restrictions from 5:15 p.m. Saturday, April 22, to 6:15 a.m. Monday, April 24. In addition, there will be no channel restrictions from 5:15 p.m. Wednesday, April 26, to 6:15 a.m. Thursday, April 27. The existing Flagler Memorial Bridge opens for marine traffic once per hour at 15 minutes past the hour except for 8:15 a.m. and 4:15 p.m., Monday through Friday, when the bridge remains down for rush hour traffic. During presidential visits, the Flagler Memorial Bridge will open to marine traffic weekdays at 4:15 p.m. Intermittent full-channel closures may be necessary to perform project-related work. Full-channel closures are coordinated in advance with the U.S. Coast Guard. The schedule of channel restrictions can be found on the Flagler Bridge website: www.FlaglerBridge.com and is published in the U.S. Coast Guard’s Local Notice to Mariners at www.navcen.uscg.gov.