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Current Construction Lane Closures in St. Lucie County

May 15 - May 22, 2020

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

Restrictions:

  • One lane in either direction of Midway Road between 25th Street and U.S. 1 may be closed Monday through Friday except from 6:30 a.m. to 9 a.m. & 4 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. for drainage activities, signalization, bridge work, and embankment/excavation. Two-way traffic will be maintained with a flag crew.

  • One lane in either direction of Oleander Avenue between West 1st Street and just north of Midway Road by Merritt’s Ditch may be closed Monday through Friday except from 7 a.m. to 9 a.m. & 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. for drainage activities and signalization. Two-way traffic will be maintained with a flag crew.

  • One lane in either direction of Sunrise Boulevard between West 1st Street and Augusta Street may be closed Monday through Friday except from 7 a.m. to 9 a.m. & 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. for drainage activities, embankment, and signalization. Two-way traffic will be maintained with a flag crew.

  • One lane in each direction of 25th St. from 1,200’ north to 500’ south of Midway Road may have daytime and nighttime lane closures Monday through Friday except for between the hours of 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. for drainage work.

  • One lane in either direction of Melville Road just south of Midway Road may be closed Monday through Friday except from 7 a.m. to 9 a.m. & 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. for drainage. A flag crew will maintain two-way traffic.

  • One lane in either direction of U.S. 1 at Midway Road may be closed Monday through Friday except from 7 a.m. to 9 a.m. & 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. for signalization and lighting.

  • Eastbound and westbound traffic on Midway Road from just east of Oleander Avenue to Star Avenue is shifted to the south on the newly constructed roadway to facilitate roadway construction to the north.

  • Eastbound and westbound traffic on Midway Road from 25th Street to Oleander Avenue is shifted to the north on the newly constructed roadway to facilitate roadway construction to the south.

  • Northbound and southbound traffic on Oleander Avenue from 2nd Street to Merritt’s Ditch is shifted to the west on the newly constructed roadway to facilitate roadway construction to the east.

  • Northbound and southbound traffic on Sunrise Boulevard from 1st Street to Charlotta Street is shifted to the west on the newly constructed roadway to facilitate roadway construction to the east.

  • Northbound and southbound traffic on 25th Street from Canoe Creek Lane to approximately 1,000 feet north of Midway Road is shifted to the east to facilitate roadway construction to the west.



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

Restrictions:

  • 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 Friday 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 spring 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 spring 2021, temporarily removing the designated turning lanes, to facilitate roadway reconstruction.

  • Full Closure: Crossroads Parkway just east of Kings Highway is closed for reconstruction of Crossroads Parkway. This full closure is anticipated to be in place through August 2020, weather permitting. During this time, motorists heading north on Kings Highway should detour via Graham Road to South Jenkins Road to Okeechobee Road. Motorists heading southbound on Kings Highway should detour via Okeechobee Road.

  • Full Closure: Graham Road just east of Kings Highway is undergoing a full closure for reconstruction of Graham Road. This full closure is anticipated to be in place through May 2020, weather permitting. During this time, motorists heading north on Kings Highway should detour via Orange Avenue to South Jenkins Road. Motorists heading southbound on Kings Highway should detour via Okeechobee Road to South Jenkins Road. For more information, please contact Community Outreach Specialist Kathleen Dempsey at 772-359-5118.


Port St. Lucie Boulevard from U.S. 1 to Morningside Boulevard in Port St. Lucie

Restrictions:

  • One westbound lane of Port St. Lucie Boulevard will be closed Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. through May 30 for utility work. For more information, please contact Rosendo Raya at 772-626-6272.


U.S. 1 at Prima Vista Boulevard in Port St. Lucie

Restrictions:

  • One northbound U.S. 1 to westbound Prima Vista Boulevard left turn lane will be closed Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. for drainage work. For more information, please contact Mark D'Annunzio at 772-288-0951.


U.S. 1 from SE Jennings Road to SE Lyngate Drive in Port St. Lucie

Restrictions:

  • One northbound lane of U.S. 1 may be closed Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. through May 22 to replace a street light pole. For more information, please contact Rob McIntosh at 772-577-9764.


U.S. 1 from Midway Road to Tumblin Kling Road in Ft. Pierce

Restrictions:

  • One northbound lane of U.S. 1 will be closed Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. for utility work. For more information, please contact Steve Jungjohan at 772-882-5084.


Orange Avenue from Angle Road to Jenkins Road in Ft. Pierce

Restrictions:

  • One eastbound lane of Orange Avenue will be closed Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. for utility work. For more information, please contact Steve Jungjohan at 772-882-5084.


U.S. 1 from South Market Avenue to Virginia Avenue in Ft. Pierce

Restrictions:

  • One northbound lane of U.S. 1 will be closed Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. through July 3 for utility work. For more information, please contact Max Werling at 321-412-7878.


U.S. 1 from Tennessee Avenue to Edwards Road in Ft. Pierce

Restrictions:

  • One lane in each direction of U.S. 1 will be closed Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. for materials testing. For more information, please contact Andy Tao at 954-347-9008.


Southbound Florida’s Turnpike between Yeehaw Junction/State Road 60 (Exit 193) and Fort Pierce/State Road 70 (Exit 152)

Restrictions:

  • Full Closure: All southbound travel lanes of Florida’s Turnpike between Yeehaw Junction/SR 60 (Exit 193) and Fort Pierce/SR 70 (Exit 152) will undergo nighttime full road closures Sunday through Thursday night from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. to perform paving activities. Detour information is as follows:

  • Southbound Florida’s Turnpike traffic wishing to continue south will be directed to exit at Yeehaw Junction/SR 60 (Exit 193), travel east on SR 60 to I-95, travel south on I-95 to SR 70/ Okeechobee Road (Exit 129), travel west on SR 70/Okeechobee Road to access southbound Florida’s Turnpike.

  • Southbound Florida’s Turnpike traffic wishing to access the Ft. Drum Service Plaza (Exit 184), will be directed to exit at Yeehaw Junction/SR 60 (Exit 193), travel east on SR 60 to I-95, travel south on I-95 to SR 70 /Okeechobee Road (Exit 129), travel west on SR 70/Okeechobee Road to access northbound Florida’s Turnpike, where they will be able to access the Ft. Drum Service Plaza. Motorists wising to leave the plaza will be only able to access northbound Florida’s Turnpike from the plaza.

  • Eastbound and westbound Yeehaw Junction/SR 60 traffic wishing to access southbound Florida’s Turnpike will be directed to travel east on SR 60 to I-95, travel south on I-95 to SR 70/ Okeechobee Road (Exit 129), travel west on SR 70/Okeechobee Road to access southbound Florida’s Turnpike. For more information, please contact Community Outreach Specialist Fiorella Teodista at 954-934-1130.

 


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