Palm Beach County Traffic Report December 9 through December 16

PALM BEACH COUNTY — Palm Beach County traffic will be affected this week by ongoing construction projects and maintenance work, Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) officials report. Weather permitting; closures will be in effect on I-95 and in other areas throughout Palm Beach County for construction activities.

For around-the-clock, real-time, I-95 traffic information, call 511. To view real-time video of I-95 in Palm Beach County, visit the Florida Department of Transportation’s Palm Beach SMART SunGuide Transportation Management Center (TMC) website at www.smartsunguide.com<http://www.smartsunguide.com>. FDOT and the SunGuide™ Partners provide these free services. For updated lane closure information, please refer to www.d4fdot.com<http://www.d4fdot.com>. Follow us on Twitter at MyFDOT_SEFL.

I-95 Corridor Projects:

I-95 Interchange from Hillsboro Boulevard to SW 10th Street
Construction on this 1.5-mile project began Monday, Jan. 26, 2015, in the City of Deerfield Beach. Work consists of widening southbound I-95 to add an auxiliary lane from the Hillsboro Boulevard entrance ramp to the SW 10th Street exit ramp, widening the existing southbound I-95 exit ramp to SW 10th Street, addition of a free flow right turn lane to westbound SW 10th Street, widening of  westbound SW 10th Street to add an acceleration lane, utility relocation, milling and resurfacing, bridge widening, installation of barrier walls, curbs, sidewalks, guardrail, drainage, overhead signs, signing and pavement markings, signals, lighting, and retaining walls. This is the first of five interchange improvement projects throughout Broward and Palm Beach Counties. The combined project cost for all five projects is an estimated $32.5 million. Work is being performed by Community Asphalt Corp. and is expected to be completed summer 2017.

Restrictions: The outside lanes of I-95 southbound, between Hillsboro Boulevard and SW 10th Street, will be closed, nightly, with the first lane closing at 9 p.m., the second lane closing 10 p.m. and the third lane, if needed, closing 12:30 a.m., until 5 a.m., Sunday, Dec. 11 through Friday morning, Dec. 16. Two lanes of westbound SW 10th Street will be closed, nightly, 9 p.m. until 5 a.m., Sunday, Dec. 11 through Friday morning, Dec. 16. The north sidewalk on SW 10th Street, between SW 12th Avenue and SW Natura Boulevard, is closed completely through December 2016 for construction activities. Pedestrians will be detoured to the south sidewalk; signage is in place to assist. Ramp Impacts: The I-95 southbound exit ramp to SW 10th Street will undergo a full closure, nightly, as needed, 9 p.m. until 5 a.m., Sunday, Dec. 11 through Friday morning, Dec. 16. Traffic will be detoured via Hillsboro Boulevard. Please see detour flyer attached. Traffic on the southbound I-95 exit ramp to SW 10th Street has been shifted to the east. For more information, please contact Andrea Pacini, Public Information Officer, at 561-214-3358.

I-95 Interchange at Spanish River Boulevard
Construction on this 2.5-mile project began Monday, Jan. 13, 2014, in the City of Boca Raton. Work consists of constructing a new interchange at Spanish River Boulevard and I-95, widening Spanish River Boulevard west of FAU Boulevard, constructing 13 bridges between Spanish River Boulevard and Yamato Road, signalized intersection improvements and the addition of auxiliary lanes on Yamato Road, and sound wall construction along Yamato Road and on the east side of I-95 north of Yamato Road. The project costs an estimated $69 million. The work is being performed by Astaldi Construction Corporation and is expected to be completed summer 2017.

Restrictions:
Mainline impacts: I-95 northbound and southbound, between Glades Road and Congress Avenue, may have up to three lanes closed, as needed, nightly, with the first lane closing at 9 p.m., and the second lane and third lanes, if needed, closing 11 p.m. until 5 a.m., Sunday night through Friday morning.

Ramp impacts:   The I-95 southbound exit ramp to Yamato Road will be closed nightly, as needed, 10 p.m. until 5 a.m., Sunday, Dec. 11 through Friday morning, Dec. 16; traffic will be detoured via Glades Road. The I-95 southbound entrance ramp from westbound Yamato Road will undergo a full closure, nightly, 9 p.m. until 5 a.m., Sunday, Dec. 11 through Friday morning, Dec. 16 for construction activities. Traffic will be detoured via Congress Avenue. The I-95 southbound entrance ramp from eastbound Yamato Road will undergo a full closure, nightly, 9 p.m. until 5 a.m., Sunday, Dec. 11 through Friday morning, Dec. 16 for construction activities. Traffic will be detoured via Congress Avenue. The I-95 northbound exit ramp to westbound Yamato Road will be closed, as needed, 9 p.m. until 5 a.m., Sunday night, Dec. 11 through Friday morning, Dec. 16; Traffic will be detoured via I-95 and Congress Avenue. The I-95 northbound exit ramp to eastbound Yamato Road will be closed, as needed, 9 p.m. until 5 a.m., Sunday, Dec. 11 through Friday morning, Dec. 16; Traffic will be detoured via the westbound exit ramp to Yamato Road. Please note: The I-95 southbound exit ramp to Yamato Road and the I-95 northbound exit ramp to eastbound Yamato Road will not be closed at the same time. The I-95 northbound exit ramp to westbound Yamato Road and the I-95 northbound exit to eastbound Yamato Road will not be closed at the same time. Please see detour flyers attached.

Spanish River Boulevard impacts: Spanish River Boulevard will have one westbound lane closed, daily, 9:00 a.m. until 3:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. Spanish River Boulevard, between FAU Boulevard and NW 6th Avenue will undergo a full closure, around the clock, beginning 9 p.m., Friday, Dec. 9 through 5 a.m., Monday morning, Dec. 12. Eastbound traffic will be detoured via Airport Road and Glades Road and westbound traffic will be detoured via Dixie Highway and Yamato Road. Please see detour flyer attached.

Yamato Road impacts: Yamato Road, from the southbound I-95 entrance ramp from eastbound Yamato Road, to the northbound I-95 exit ramp to eastbound Yamato Road, will have one westbound lane closed, daily, 9:30 a.m. until 3 p.m., Monday, Dec. 12 through Friday, Dec. 16 and nightly, 9 p.m. until 6 a.m., Sunday, Dec. 11 through Friday morning, Dec. 16. One eastbound lane will be closed nightly, 9 p.m. until 6 a.m., Sunday, Dec. 11 through Friday morning, Dec. 16. Yamato Road traffic is shifted to the outside to allow for median construction.

Trail impacts: The T-Rex Trail is closed through December 2016 to facilitate safe construction of the Spanish River Boulevard bridges over I-95. During this closure, pedestrian traffic will be detoured via Technology Way. Please see detour flyer attached. For more information, please contact Andrea Pacini, Public Information Officer, at 561-214-3358.

I-95 Interchange Improvements at Woolbright Road
Construction on this 0.354-mile project began Monday, Jan. 25, 2016, in the City of Boynton Beach. Work consists of widening Woolbright Road from SW 18th Street to SW 2nd Street, including roadway approaches and bridges over I-95 and the railroad tracks to provide dual eastbound left turn lanes onto northbound I-95, widening the I-95 northbound entrance ramp to receive the newly constructed dual eastbound left turn lanes, reconstructing the southbound exit ramp to provide free-flow right turn onto westbound Woolbright Road, retrofitting the railings on the Woolbright Road bridges over I-95 and the railroad to meet current criteria, and milling and resurfacing the entire width of Woolbright Road, and along the I-95 ramps within project limits. Other improvements include utility relocation, bridge construction, installation of barrier walls, curbs, sidewalks, guardrail, drainage, overhead signs, signing and pavement markings, signals, lighting, and retaining walls. This is the fourth of five interchange improvement projects throughout Broward and Palm Beach Counties. The combined project cost for all five projects is an estimated $32.5 million. Work is being performed by Community Asphalt Corp. and is expected to be completed summer 2017.

Restrictions: I-95 southbound, between Boynton Beach Boulevard and West Atlantic Avenue, will be closed, nightly, with the first lane closing at 9 p.m., the second lane closing 10 p.m. and the third lane, if needed, closing 12:30 a.m., until 5 a.m., Sunday, Dec. 11 through Friday morning, Dec. 16. Woolbright Road, from SW 8th Street to SW 2nd Street, will have one lane closed in each direction, nightly, 9 p.m. until 5 a.m., Sunday, Dec. 11 through Friday morning, Dec. 16. The north sidewalk on Woolbright Road, between SW 8th Street and SW 2nd Street, is closed completely through February 2017 for construction activities.  Pedestrians will be detoured to the south sidewalk; signage is in place to assist. I-95 southbound diversion: I-95 southbound traffic will be diverted at Woolbright Road to allow for bridge beam setting over I-95, nightly, 11 p.m. until 5 a.m., Monday night, Dec. 12 and Wednesday night, Dec. 14. FHP will divert I-95 southbound traffic to the southbound exit ramp at Woolbright Road. Motorists will then be routed back to I-95 southbound via the southbound I-95 entrance ramp from Woolbright Road. I-95 northbound diversion: I-95 northbound traffic will be diverted at Woolbright Road to allow for bridge beam setting over I-95, nightly, 11 p.m. until 5 a.m., Tuesday night, Dec. 13 and Thursday night, Dec. 15. FHP will divert I-95 northbound traffic to the northbound exit ramp at Woolbright Road. Motorists will then be routed back to I-95 northbound via the northbound I-95 entrance ramp from Woolbright Road. Ramp Impacts: The I-95 southbound exit ramp to Woolbright Road will be closed, nightly, as needed, 9 p.m. until 5 a.m., Sunday, Dec. 11 through Friday morning, Dec. 16. Traffic will be detoured via Boynton Beach Boulevard. The I-95 southbound entrance ramp from Woolbright Road will be closed, nightly, as needed, 9 p.m. until 5 a.m., Sunday, Dec. 11 through Friday morning, Dec. 16. Traffic will be detoured via Congress Avenue and Atlantic Avenue. The I-95 northbound entrance ramp from Woolbright Road will be closed, nightly, as needed, 9 p.m. until 5 a.m., Sunday, Dec. 11 through Friday morning, Dec. 16. Please note: The southbound I-95 exit ramp to and southbound I-95 entrance ramp from Woolbright Road will not be closed at the same time. Please see detour flyers attached. For more information, please contact Andrea Pacini, 561-214-3358.

I-95 Interchange at Hypoluxo Road
Construction on this 0.5-mile project began Monday, June 22, 2015, in the Town of Lantana. Work consists of reconfiguring the existing Hypoluxo roadway approaches and bridges over I-95 and the CSX railroad tracks, constructing dual eastbound left turn lanes onto I-95, widening the existing southbound exit ramp to lengthen the turn lanes, retrofitting existing bridge railings to meet current criteria, utility relocation, and installation of barrier walls, curbs, sidewalks, drainage, overhead signs, signing and pavement markings, signals, lighting and retaining walls. This is the second of five interchange improvement projects throughout Broward and Palm Beach Counties. The combined project cost for all five projects is an estimated $32.5 million. Work is being performed by Community Asphalt Corp. and is expected to be completed summer 2017.

Restrictions: The outside lanes of I-95 southbound, between Lantana Road and Hypoluxo Road, will be closed, nightly, with the first lane closing at 9 p.m., the second lane closing 10 p.m. and the third lane, if needed, closing 12:30 a.m., until 5 a.m., Sunday, Dec. 11 through Friday morning, Dec. 16. Hypoluxo Road, from Seacrest Boulevard to just west of the I-95 southbound exit ramp, will have two lanes closed in each direction, nightly, 9 p.m. until 5 a.m., Sunday, Dec. 11 through Friday morning, Dec. 16. The south sidewalk of Hypoluxo Road, from Seacrest Boulevard, to just west of I-95, will be closed, as needed, for construction activities. Ramp Impacts: The southbound I-95 exit ramp to Hypoluxo Road will undergo a full closure, nightly, as needed, 9 p.m. until 5 a.m., Sunday, Dec. 11 through Friday morning, Dec. 16. Traffic will be detoured via Lantana Road. The southbound I-95 entrance ramp from Hypoluxo Road will undergo a full closure, nightly, as needed, 9 p.m. until 5 a.m., Sunday, Dec. 11 through Friday morning, Dec. 16. Traffic will be detoured to Gateway Boulevard via Congress Avenue. Please see detour flyers attached. For more information, please contact Andrea Pacini, 561-214-3358.

I-95 Interchange Improvements at 10th Avenue North
Construction on this 0.579-mile project began Monday, Nov. 2, 2015, in the City of Lake Worth. Work consists of widening 10th Avenue North, from Barnett Drive to “A” Street, including roadway approaches and bridges over I-95 and the railroad tracks to provide dual eastbound turn lanes onto I-95, widening the I-95 northbound entrance ramp to receive the newly constructed dual eastbound left turn lanes, and widening the existing three-lane I-95 southbound exit ramp to four lanes to provide dual left and dual right turns. Other improvements include utility relocation, bridge construction, installation of barrier walls, curbs, sidewalks, guardrail, drainage, overhead signs, signing and pavement markings, signals, lighting, and retaining walls. This is the third of five interchange improvement projects throughout Broward and Palm Beach Counties. The combined project cost for all five projects is an estimated $32.5 million. Work is being performed by Community Asphalt Corp. and is expected to be completed summer 2017.

Restrictions: The inside lanes of I-95 northbound and southbound, between Forest Hill Boulevard and 6th Ave., will be closed, nightly, with the first lane closing at 9 p.m., the second lane closing 10 p.m. and the third lane, if needed, closing 12:30 a.m., until 5 a.m., Sunday, Dec. 11 through Friday morning, Dec. 16. 10th Avenue North, from Barnett Drive to North A Street, will have two eastbound lanes closed, nightly, 9 p.m. until 5 a.m., Sunday, Dec. 11 through Friday morning, Dec. 16. The south sidewalk on 10th Avenue North, between Barnett Drive and North A Street, is closed completely through December 2016 for construction activities. Pedestrians will be detoured to the north sidewalk; signage is in place to assist. Ramp Impacts: The I-95 southbound entrance ramp from 10th Avenue North will undergo a full closure, nightly, as needed, Sunday, Dec. 11 through Friday morning, Dec. 16. The I-95 southbound exit ramp to 10th Avenue North will undergo a full closure, nightly, as needed, Sunday, Dec. 11 through Friday morning, Dec. 16. Traffic will be detoured via Forest Hill Boulevard. The I-95 northbound exit ramp to 10th Avenue north will undergo a full closure, nightly, as needed, Sunday, Dec. 11 through Friday morning, Dec. 16. Traffic will be detoured via 6th Avenue North. The I-95 northbound entrance ramp from10th Avenue north will undergo a full closure, nightly, as needed, Sunday, Dec. 11 through Friday morning, Dec. 16. Traffic will be detoured via Congress Avenue. Please note: The southbound ramps and the northbound ramps will not be closed at the same time. Please see detour flyers attached. For more information, please contact Andrea Pacini, 561-214-3358.

I-95 Interchange Improvements at Donald Ross Road
Construction on this 0.555-mile project began Sunday, Apr. 3, 2016, in the Town of Jupiter. Work consists of widening the I-95 northbound exit ramp and the I-95 southbound exit to accommodate a triple right turn and a triple left turn to eastbound Donald Ross Road, modifying lanes on Donald Ross Road to provide a triple left turn onto the I-95 southbound entrance ramp, widening the southbound entrance ramp to I-95 to accommodate the triple left turn from Donald Ross Road, and removing old asphalt and resurfacing existing pavement. Other improvements include utility relocation, installation of barrier walls, curbs, sidewalks, guardrail, drainage, overhead signs, signing and pavement markings, signals, lighting, and retaining walls. This is the fifth of five interchange improvement projects throughout Broward and Palm Beach Counties. The combined project cost for all five projects is an estimated $32.5 million. Work is being performed by Community Asphalt Corp. and is expected to be completed summer 2017.

Restrictions: Donald Ross Road, from 54th Way North to Heights Boulevard, will have two lanes closed in each direction, nightly, 9 p.m. until 5 a.m.,  Sunday, Dec. 11 through Friday morning, Dec. 16, with the first lane closing at 9 p.m. and the second lane closing 10 p.m.; traffic has been shifted to the north. The south sidewalk will be closed intermittently, as needed, for construction activities. Pedestrian traffic will be re-directed to the north sidewalk. For more information, please contact Andrea Pacini, 561-214-3358.
Central Palm Beach County Projects:
Forest Hill Boulevard at Kirk Road
This 0.298-mile widening project began Thursday, Nov. 17, 2016, in the Village of Palm Springs. Work includes widening, milling and resurfacing the roadway, drainage installation, signing and pavement markings, detectable warning devices and signalization improvements. The work is being performed by Weekley Asphalt Paving, Inc., and is expected to be completed summer 2017. The estimated construction cost is $1.3 million.

Restrictions: One lane of Forest Hill Boulevard may be closed in each direction, 9 a.m. until 3:30 p.m., daily, Monday through Friday, through summer 2017. The northeast sidewalk on Forest Hill Boulevard, between Kirk Road and the entrance to Royal Court, is currently closed through approximately February 2017. The pedestrian detour route is crossing Forest Hill Boulevard at Kirk Road to the southeast corner, eastbound to Davis Road/Tucker Road, north to Forest Hill Boulevard, then westbound to Woodbridge Lakes, Royal Court, etc. However, the contractor has requested Florida Highway Patrol Officers be on-site in the mornings and afternoons to cross students at Royal Forest when the signal is red at Kirk Road, to shorten the detour route for students. All motorists and pedestrians should use caution through the work zone during this time. Please see flyer attached.

Flagler Memorial Bridge Replacement Project
This 0.66-mile Design/Build project includes replacing the existing bascule (draw) bridge with a new bascule bridge connecting the Town of Palm Beach and the City of West Palm Beach over the Lake Worth Lagoon and the Intracoastal Waterway (ICWW). The Flagler Drive overpass will be replaced with an “at-grade” intersection. New lighting, pedestrian features, traffic signals, drainage and landscaping are also included. The Design/Build team for this project is PCL Civil Constructers and Hardesty & Hanover. New Millennium Engineering, Inc. provides Construction Engineering and Inspection services on behalf of FDOT. Active construction began on Sept. 10, 2012 and will last until spring 2017. The estimated construction cost is $105 million.

Advanced Notice: The Flagler Memorial Bridge will close from 9 p.m. Friday, Dec. 16, to 6 a.m. Monday, Dec. 19, in preparation for switching traffic from the old bridge to the new bridge. While the bridges are closed, all eastbound and westbound traffic will be detoured to the Royal Park Bridge to cross the Intracoastal Waterway. The new bridge will open to vehicular and pedestrian traffic on Monday, Dec. 19, with one eastbound and one westbound lane and the south sidewalk open to pedestrians.

Restrictions:  Flagler Drive is closed in both directions from 4 Street to the Flagler Memorial Bridge around–the–clock until early 2017 while workers reconstruct the road in this area. The following detours are in place:

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:
*   Go north 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

Marine Restrictions: The navigable Intracoastal Waterway (ICCW) through the Flagler Memorial Bridge will have half-channel closures through November 2016. 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, Dec. 10, to 6:15 a.m. Monday, Dec. 12, as well as from 5:15 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 14, to 6:15 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 15. 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. 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<http://www.FlaglerBridge.com> and is published in the U.S. Coast Guard’s Local Notice to Mariners at www.navcen.uscg.gov<http://www.navcen.uscg.gov>.

Northern Palm Beach County Projects:

State Road 710/Beeline Highway “Phase C” from Australian Avenue to President Barack Obama Highway
This 0.819-mile widening project began Monday, Jan. 4, 2016, in the City of Riviera Beach. Work includes widening the existing roadway from two (2) to four (4) lanes, adding four (4) foot bike lanes and sidewalks, adding a new frontage road for residences, installing median, curb & gutter, and a perimeter wall (in 2 locations), drainage improvements, water and sewer improvements (funded by the City of Riviera Beach), and upgrades to signing and pavement markings, signalization, and lighting. The work is being performed by JW Cheatham, LLC, and is expected to be completed spring 2019. The estimated construction cost is $17.4 million.

Restrictions: 7th Street at Australian Avenue may have temporary closures for road construction, 7 a.m. until 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. Motorists will be able to pass through the work zone during this time. President Barack Obama Highway may have one lane closed in each direction, from 4th Street to 13th Street, 8 a.m. until 4 p.m., Monday through Friday. Australian Avenue may have one lane closed in each direction, 8 a.m. until 4 p.m., Monday through Friday. Avenue I, from State Road 710 to 10th Street, may have single lane closures or temporary closures for road construction, 7 a.m. until 3 p.m., Monday through Friday. Avenue J temporary full closure: Avenue J, from State Road 710 south to 7th Street, is closed around-the-clock through early January 2017, for road construction. Motorists may detour via Australian Avenue or Avenue I to access 7th Street. Please see detour flyer attached.

State Road 710/Beeline Highway at Northlake Boulevard Lighting Improvements
This 0.398-mile lighting project began Monday, Nov. 28, 2016, in the City of Palm Beach Gardens and City of West Palm Beach. Work includes installing a new lighting system at the intersection of State Road 710/Beeline Highway and Northlake Boulevard. The work is being performed by Powercore, Inc., and is expected to be completed summer 2017. The estimated construction cost is $369,071.

Restrictions: Palm Beach County – Palm Beach County traffic will be affected this week by ongoing construction projects and maintenance work, Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) officials report. Weather permitting; closures will be in effect on I-95 and in other areas throughout Palm Beach County for construction activities.

For around-the-clock, real-time, I-95 traffic information, call 511. To view real-time video of I-95 in Palm Beach County, visit the Florida Department of Transportation’s Palm Beach SMART SunGuide Transportation Management Center (TMC) website at www.smartsunguide.com<http://www.smartsunguide.com>. FDOT and the SunGuide™ Partners provide these free services. For updated lane closure information, please refer to www.d4fdot.com<http://www.d4fdot.com>. Follow us on Twitter at MyFDOT_SEFL.

I-95 Corridor Projects:

I-95 Interchange from Hillsboro Boulevard to SW 10th Street
Construction on this 1.5-mile project began Monday, Jan. 26, 2015, in the City of Deerfield Beach. Work consists of widening southbound I-95 to add an auxiliary lane from the Hillsboro Boulevard entrance ramp to the SW 10th Street exit ramp, widening the existing southbound I-95 exit ramp to SW 10th Street, addition of a free flow right turn lane to westbound SW 10th Street, widening of  westbound SW 10th Street to add an acceleration lane, utility relocation, milling and resurfacing, bridge widening, installation of barrier walls, curbs, sidewalks, guardrail, drainage, overhead signs, signing and pavement markings, signals, lighting, and retaining walls. This is the first of five interchange improvement projects throughout Broward and Palm Beach Counties. The combined project cost for all five projects is an estimated $32.5 million. Work is being performed by Community Asphalt Corp. and is expected to be completed summer 2017.

Restrictions: The outside lanes of I-95 southbound, between Hillsboro Boulevard and SW 10th Street, will be closed, nightly, with the first lane closing at 9 p.m., the second lane closing 10 p.m. and the third lane, if needed, closing 12:30 a.m., until 5 a.m., Sunday, Dec. 11 through Friday morning, Dec. 16. Two lanes of westbound SW 10th Street will be closed, nightly, 9 p.m. until 5 a.m., Sunday, Dec. 11 through Friday morning, Dec. 16. The north sidewalk on SW 10th Street, between SW 12th Avenue and SW Natura Boulevard, is closed completely through December 2016 for construction activities. Pedestrians will be detoured to the south sidewalk; signage is in place to assist. Ramp Impacts: The I-95 southbound exit ramp to SW 10th Street will undergo a full closure, nightly, as needed, 9 p.m. until 5 a.m., Sunday, Dec. 11 through Friday morning, Dec. 16. Traffic will be detoured via Hillsboro Boulevard. Please see detour flyer attached. Traffic on the southbound I-95 exit ramp to SW 10th Street has been shifted to the east. For more information, please contact Andrea Pacini, Public Information Officer, at 561-214-3358.

I-95 Interchange at Spanish River Boulevard
Construction on this 2.5-mile project began Monday, Jan. 13, 2014, in the City of Boca Raton. Work consists of constructing a new interchange at Spanish River Boulevard and I-95, widening Spanish River Boulevard west of FAU Boulevard, constructing 13 bridges between Spanish River Boulevard and Yamato Road, signalized intersection improvements and the addition of auxiliary lanes on Yamato Road, and sound wall construction along Yamato Road and on the east side of I-95 north of Yamato Road. The project costs an estimated $69 million. The work is being performed by Astaldi Construction Corporation and is expected to be completed summer 2017.

Restrictions:
Mainline impacts: I-95 northbound and southbound, between Glades Road and Congress Avenue, may have up to three lanes closed, as needed, nightly, with the first lane closing at 9 p.m., and the second lane and third lanes, if needed, closing 11 p.m. until 5 a.m., Sunday night through Friday morning.

Ramp impacts:   The I-95 southbound exit ramp to Yamato Road will be closed nightly, as needed, 10 p.m. until 5 a.m., Sunday, Dec. 11 through Friday morning, Dec. 16; traffic will be detoured via Glades Road. The I-95 southbound entrance ramp from westbound Yamato Road will undergo a full closure, nightly, 9 p.m. until 5 a.m., Sunday, Dec. 11 through Friday morning, Dec. 16 for construction activities. Traffic will be detoured via Congress Avenue. The I-95 southbound entrance ramp from eastbound Yamato Road will undergo a full closure, nightly, 9 p.m. until 5 a.m., Sunday, Dec. 11 through Friday morning, Dec. 16 for construction activities. Traffic will be detoured via Congress Avenue. The I-95 northbound exit ramp to westbound Yamato Road will be closed, as needed, 9 p.m. until 5 a.m., Sunday night, Dec. 11 through Friday morning, Dec. 16; Traffic will be detoured via I-95 and Congress Avenue. The I-95 northbound exit ramp to eastbound Yamato Road will be closed, as needed, 9 p.m. until 5 a.m., Sunday, Dec. 11 through Friday morning, Dec. 16; Traffic will be detoured via the westbound exit ramp to Yamato Road. Please note: The I-95 southbound exit ramp to Yamato Road and the I-95 northbound exit ramp to eastbound Yamato Road will not be closed at the same time. The I-95 northbound exit ramp to westbound Yamato Road and the I-95 northbound exit to eastbound Yamato Road will not be closed at the same time. Please see detour flyers attached.

Spanish River Boulevard impacts: Spanish River Boulevard will have one westbound lane closed, daily, 9:00 a.m. until 3:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. Spanish River Boulevard, between FAU Boulevard and NW 6th Avenue will undergo a full closure, around the clock, beginning 9 p.m., Friday, Dec. 9 through 5 a.m., Monday morning, Dec. 12. Eastbound traffic will be detoured via Airport Road and Glades Road and westbound traffic will be detoured via Dixie Highway and Yamato Road. Please see detour flyer attached.

Yamato Road impacts: Yamato Road, from the southbound I-95 entrance ramp from eastbound Yamato Road, to the northbound I-95 exit ramp to eastbound Yamato Road, will have one westbound lane closed, daily, 9:30 a.m. until 3 p.m., Monday, Dec. 12 through Friday, Dec. 16 and nightly, 9 p.m. until 6 a.m., Sunday, Dec. 11 through Friday morning, Dec. 16. One eastbound lane will be closed nightly, 9 p.m. until 6 a.m., Sunday, Dec. 11 through Friday morning, Dec. 16. Yamato Road traffic is shifted to the outside to allow for median construction.

Trail impacts: The T-Rex Trail is closed through December 2016 to facilitate safe construction of the Spanish River Boulevard bridges over I-95. During this closure, pedestrian traffic will be detoured via Technology Way. Please see detour flyer attached. For more information, please contact Andrea Pacini, Public Information Officer, at 561-214-3358.

I-95 Interchange Improvements at Woolbright Road
Construction on this 0.354-mile project began Monday, Jan. 25, 2016, in the City of Boynton Beach. Work consists of widening Woolbright Road from SW 18th Street to SW 2nd Street, including roadway approaches and bridges over I-95 and the railroad tracks to provide dual eastbound left turn lanes onto northbound I-95, widening the I-95 northbound entrance ramp to receive the newly constructed dual eastbound left turn lanes, reconstructing the southbound exit ramp to provide free-flow right turn onto westbound Woolbright Road, retrofitting the railings on the Woolbright Road bridges over I-95 and the railroad to meet current criteria, and milling and resurfacing the entire width of Woolbright Road, and along the I-95 ramps within project limits. Other improvements include utility relocation, bridge construction, installation of barrier walls, curbs, sidewalks, guardrail, drainage, overhead signs, signing and pavement markings, signals, lighting, and retaining walls. This is the fourth of five interchange improvement projects throughout Broward and Palm Beach Counties. The combined project cost for all five projects is an estimated $32.5 million. Work is being performed by Community Asphalt Corp. and is expected to be completed summer 2017.

Restrictions: I-95 southbound, between Boynton Beach Boulevard and West Atlantic Avenue, will be closed, nightly, with the first lane closing at 9 p.m., the second lane closing 10 p.m. and the third lane, if needed, closing 12:30 a.m., until 5 a.m., Sunday, Dec. 11 through Friday morning, Dec. 16. Woolbright Road, from SW 8th Street to SW 2nd Street, will have one lane closed in each direction, nightly, 9 p.m. until 5 a.m., Sunday, Dec. 11 through Friday morning, Dec. 16. The north sidewalk on Woolbright Road, between SW 8th Street and SW 2nd Street, is closed completely through February 2017 for construction activities.  Pedestrians will be detoured to the south sidewalk; signage is in place to assist. I-95 southbound diversion: I-95 southbound traffic will be diverted at Woolbright Road to allow for bridge beam setting over I-95, nightly, 11 p.m. until 5 a.m., Monday night, Dec. 12 and Wednesday night, Dec. 14. FHP will divert I-95 southbound traffic to the southbound exit ramp at Woolbright Road. Motorists will then be routed back to I-95 southbound via the southbound I-95 entrance ramp from Woolbright Road. I-95 northbound diversion: I-95 northbound traffic will be diverted at Woolbright Road to allow for bridge beam setting over I-95, nightly, 11 p.m. until 5 a.m., Tuesday night, Dec. 13 and Thursday night, Dec. 15. FHP will divert I-95 northbound traffic to the northbound exit ramp at Woolbright Road. Motorists will then be routed back to I-95 northbound via the northbound I-95 entrance ramp from Woolbright Road. Ramp Impacts: The I-95 southbound exit ramp to Woolbright Road will be closed, nightly, as needed, 9 p.m. until 5 a.m., Sunday, Dec. 11 through Friday morning, Dec. 16. Traffic will be detoured via Boynton Beach Boulevard. The I-95 southbound entrance ramp from Woolbright Road will be closed, nightly, as needed, 9 p.m. until 5 a.m., Sunday, Dec. 11 through Friday morning, Dec. 16. Traffic will be detoured via Congress Avenue and Atlantic Avenue. The I-95 northbound entrance ramp from Woolbright Road will be closed, nightly, as needed, 9 p.m. until 5 a.m., Sunday, Dec. 11 through Friday morning, Dec. 16. Please note: The southbound I-95 exit ramp to and southbound I-95 entrance ramp from Woolbright Road will not be closed at the same time. Please see detour flyers attached. For more information, please contact Andrea Pacini, 561-214-3358.

I-95 Interchange at Hypoluxo Road
Construction on this 0.5-mile project began Monday, June 22, 2015, in the Town of Lantana. Work consists of reconfiguring the existing Hypoluxo roadway approaches and bridges over I-95 and the CSX railroad tracks, constructing dual eastbound left turn lanes onto I-95, widening the existing southbound exit ramp to lengthen the turn lanes, retrofitting existing bridge railings to meet current criteria, utility relocation, and installation of barrier walls, curbs, sidewalks, drainage, overhead signs, signing and pavement markings, signals, lighting and retaining walls. This is the second of five interchange improvement projects throughout Broward and Palm Beach Counties. The combined project cost for all five projects is an estimated $32.5 million. Work is being performed by Community Asphalt Corp. and is expected to be completed summer 2017.

Restrictions: The outside lanes of I-95 southbound, between Lantana Road and Hypoluxo Road, will be closed, nightly, with the first lane closing at 9 p.m., the second lane closing 10 p.m. and the third lane, if needed, closing 12:30 a.m., until 5 a.m., Sunday, Dec. 11 through Friday morning, Dec. 16. Hypoluxo Road, from Seacrest Boulevard to just west of the I-95 southbound exit ramp, will have two lanes closed in each direction, nightly, 9 p.m. until 5 a.m., Sunday, Dec. 11 through Friday morning, Dec. 16. The south sidewalk of Hypoluxo Road, from Seacrest Boulevard, to just west of I-95, will be closed, as needed, for construction activities. Ramp Impacts: The southbound I-95 exit ramp to Hypoluxo Road will undergo a full closure, nightly, as needed, 9 p.m. until 5 a.m., Sunday, Dec. 11 through Friday morning, Dec. 16. Traffic will be detoured via Lantana Road. The southbound I-95 entrance ramp from Hypoluxo Road will undergo a full closure, nightly, as needed, 9 p.m. until 5 a.m., Sunday, Dec. 11 through Friday morning, Dec. 16. Traffic will be detoured to Gateway Boulevard via Congress Avenue. Please see detour flyers attached. For more information, please contact Andrea Pacini, 561-214-3358.

I-95 Interchange Improvements at 10th Avenue North
Construction on this 0.579-mile project began Monday, Nov. 2, 2015, in the City of Lake Worth. Work consists of widening 10th Avenue North, from Barnett Drive to “A” Street, including roadway approaches and bridges over I-95 and the railroad tracks to provide dual eastbound turn lanes onto I-95, widening the I-95 northbound entrance ramp to receive the newly constructed dual eastbound left turn lanes, and widening the existing three-lane I-95 southbound exit ramp to four lanes to provide dual left and dual right turns. Other improvements include utility relocation, bridge construction, installation of barrier walls, curbs, sidewalks, guardrail, drainage, overhead signs, signing and pavement markings, signals, lighting, and retaining walls. This is the third of five interchange improvement projects throughout Broward and Palm Beach Counties. The combined project cost for all five projects is an estimated $32.5 million. Work is being performed by Community Asphalt Corp. and is expected to be completed summer 2017.

Restrictions: The inside lanes of I-95 northbound and southbound, between Forest Hill Boulevard and 6th Ave., will be closed, nightly, with the first lane closing at 9 p.m., the second lane closing 10 p.m. and the third lane, if needed, closing 12:30 a.m., until 5 a.m., Sunday, Dec. 11 through Friday morning, Dec. 16. 10th Avenue North, from Barnett Drive to North A Street, will have two eastbound lanes closed, nightly, 9 p.m. until 5 a.m., Sunday, Dec. 11 through Friday morning, Dec. 16. The south sidewalk on 10th Avenue North, between Barnett Drive and North A Street, is closed completely through December 2016 for construction activities. Pedestrians will be detoured to the north sidewalk; signage is in place to assist. Ramp Impacts: The I-95 southbound entrance ramp from 10th Avenue North will undergo a full closure, nightly, as needed, Sunday, Dec. 11 through Friday morning, Dec. 16. The I-95 southbound exit ramp to 10th Avenue North will undergo a full closure, nightly, as needed, Sunday, Dec. 11 through Friday morning, Dec. 16. Traffic will be detoured via Forest Hill Boulevard. The I-95 northbound exit ramp to 10th Avenue north will undergo a full closure, nightly, as needed, Sunday, Dec. 11 through Friday morning, Dec. 16. Traffic will be detoured via 6th Avenue North. The I-95 northbound entrance ramp from10th Avenue north will undergo a full closure, nightly, as needed, Sunday, Dec. 11 through Friday morning, Dec. 16. Traffic will be detoured via Congress Avenue. Please note: The southbound ramps and the northbound ramps will not be closed at the same time. Please see detour flyers attached. For more information, please contact Andrea Pacini, 561-214-3358.

I-95 Interchange Improvements at Donald Ross Road
Construction on this 0.555-mile project began Sunday, Apr. 3, 2016, in the Town of Jupiter. Work consists of widening the I-95 northbound exit ramp and the I-95 southbound exit to accommodate a triple right turn and a triple left turn to eastbound Donald Ross Road, modifying lanes on Donald Ross Road to provide a triple left turn onto the I-95 southbound entrance ramp, widening the southbound entrance ramp to I-95 to accommodate the triple left turn from Donald Ross Road, and removing old asphalt and resurfacing existing pavement. Other improvements include utility relocation, installation of barrier walls, curbs, sidewalks, guardrail, drainage, overhead signs, signing and pavement markings, signals, lighting, and retaining walls. This is the fifth of five interchange improvement projects throughout Broward and Palm Beach Counties. The combined project cost for all five projects is an estimated $32.5 million. Work is being performed by Community Asphalt Corp. and is expected to be completed summer 2017.

Restrictions: Donald Ross Road, from 54th Way North to Heights Boulevard, will have two lanes closed in each direction, nightly, 9 p.m. until 5 a.m.,  Sunday, Dec. 11 through Friday morning, Dec. 16, with the first lane closing at 9 p.m. and the second lane closing 10 p.m.; traffic has been shifted to the north. The south sidewalk will be closed intermittently, as needed, for construction activities. Pedestrian traffic will be re-directed to the north sidewalk. For more information, please contact Andrea Pacini, 561-214-3358.
Central Palm Beach County Projects:
Forest Hill Boulevard at Kirk Road
This 0.298-mile widening project began Thursday, Nov. 17, 2016, in the Village of Palm Springs. Work includes widening, milling and resurfacing the roadway, drainage installation, signing and pavement markings, detectable warning devices and signalization improvements. The work is being performed by Weekley Asphalt Paving, Inc., and is expected to be completed summer 2017. The estimated construction cost is $1.3 million.

Restrictions: One lane of Forest Hill Boulevard may be closed in each direction, 9 a.m. until 3:30 p.m., daily, Monday through Friday, through summer 2017. The northeast sidewalk on Forest Hill Boulevard, between Kirk Road and the entrance to Royal Court, is currently closed through approximately February 2017. The pedestrian detour route is crossing Forest Hill Boulevard at Kirk Road to the southeast corner, eastbound to Davis Road/Tucker Road, north to Forest Hill Boulevard, then westbound to Woodbridge Lakes, Royal Court, etc. However, the contractor has requested Florida Highway Patrol Officers be on-site in the mornings and afternoons to cross students at Royal Forest when the signal is red at Kirk Road, to shorten the detour route for students. All motorists and pedestrians should use caution through the work zone during this time. Please see flyer attached.

Flagler Memorial Bridge Replacement Project
This 0.66-mile Design/Build project includes replacing the existing bascule (draw) bridge with a new bascule bridge connecting the Town of Palm Beach and the City of West Palm Beach over the Lake Worth Lagoon and the Intracoastal Waterway (ICWW). The Flagler Drive overpass will be replaced with an “at-grade” intersection. New lighting, pedestrian features, traffic signals, drainage and landscaping are also included. The Design/Build team for this project is PCL Civil Constructers and Hardesty & Hanover. New Millennium Engineering, Inc. provides Construction Engineering and Inspection services on behalf of FDOT. Active construction began on Sept. 10, 2012 and will last until spring 2017. The estimated construction cost is $105 million.

Advanced Notice: The Flagler Memorial Bridge will close from 9 p.m. Friday, Dec. 16, to 6 a.m. Monday, Dec. 19, in preparation for switching traffic from the old bridge to the new bridge. While the bridges are closed, all eastbound and westbound traffic will be detoured to the Royal Park Bridge to cross the Intracoastal Waterway. The new bridge will open to vehicular and pedestrian traffic on Monday, Dec. 19, with one eastbound and one westbound lane and the south sidewalk open to pedestrians.

Restrictions:  Flagler Drive is closed in both directions from 4 Street to the Flagler Memorial Bridge around–the–clock until early 2017 while workers reconstruct the road in this area. The following detours are in place:

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:

*   Go north 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

Marine Restrictions: The navigable Intracoastal Waterway (ICCW) through the Flagler Memorial Bridge will have half-channel closures through November 2016. 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, Dec. 10, to 6:15 a.m. Monday, Dec. 12, as well as from 5:15 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 14, to 6:15 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 15. 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. 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<http://www.FlaglerBridge.com> and is published in the U.S. Coast Guard’s Local Notice to Mariners at www.navcen.uscg.gov<http://www.navcen.uscg.gov>.

Northern Palm Beach County Projects:

State Road 710/Beeline Highway “Phase C” from Australian Avenue to President Barack Obama Highway
This 0.819-mile widening project began Monday, Jan. 4, 2016, in the City of Riviera Beach. Work includes widening the existing roadway from two (2) to four (4) lanes, adding four (4) foot bike lanes and sidewalks, adding a new frontage road for residences, installing median, curb & gutter, and a perimeter wall (in 2 locations), drainage improvements, water and sewer improvements (funded by the City of Riviera Beach), and upgrades to signing and pavement markings, signalization, and lighting. The work is being performed by JW Cheatham, LLC, and is expected to be completed spring 2019. The estimated construction cost is $17.4 million.

Restrictions: 7th Street at Australian Avenue may have temporary closures for road construction, 7 a.m. until 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. Motorists will be able to pass through the work zone during this time. President Barack Obama Highway may have one lane closed in each direction, from 4th Street to 13th Street, 8 a.m. until 4 p.m., Monday through Friday. Australian Avenue may have one lane closed in each direction, 8 a.m. until 4 p.m., Monday through Friday. Avenue I, from State Road 710 to 10th Street, may have single lane closures or temporary closures for road construction, 7 a.m. until 3 p.m., Monday through Friday. Avenue J temporary full closure: Avenue J, from State Road 710 south to 7th Street, is closed around-the-clock through early January 2017, for road construction. Motorists may detour via Australian Avenue or Avenue I to access 7th Street. Please see detour flyer attached.

State Road 710/Beeline Highway at Northlake Boulevard Lighting Improvements
This 0.398-mile lighting project began Monday, Nov. 28, 2016, in the City of Palm Beach Gardens and City of West Palm Beach. Work includes installing a new lighting system at the intersection of State Road 710/Beeline Highway and Northlake Boulevard. The work is being performed by Powercore, Inc., and is expected to be completed summer 2017. The estimated construction cost is $369,071.

Restrictions: State Road 710 may have a shoulder closure in each direction, daily, 7 a.m. until 6 p.m., Monday through Friday, through April 2017. In conjunction with this closure, one lane may be closed intermittently in each direction, 7 a.m. until 6 p.m., Monday through Friday, through April 2017. Bluegill Trail Closure: The Bluegill cycling trail that runs along westbound State Road 710/Beeline Highway towards PGA Boulevard, will be closed from Northlake Boulevard to just south of the trail gate and entry way (approximately 1000 feet), Monday, Dec. 12, through Friday, Dec. 16. Please note in the case of inclement weather, the closure may be briefly extended until work is completed. Please see flyer attached.

PGA Boulevard, from State Road 710 to the C-18 Canal
This 1.9-mile design-build project began Friday, June 19, 2015, in the City of Palm Beach Gardens. Work includes designing and raising the existing roadway to create a 2-lane undivided roadway, and construction of a new single span bridge, with new drainage and wildlife crossing. The work is being performed by Ranger Construction Industries, Inc., and is expected to be completed early winter 2017. The estimated construction cost is $9.47 million.

Restrictions: One lane may be closed in each direction, 7 a.m. until 7 p.m., Monday<x-apple-data-detectors://1> through Saturday. Flagmen will be on-site to direct traffic, as needed. Traffic has also been shifted to temporary outside lanes on the north and south sides of the bridge, to allow for bridge construction in the center portion of the roadway. 24-hour operation & Traffic Shift: Beginning Monday morning, Dec. 12, an around-the-clock single lane closure will be in place through approximately Friday evening, Dec. 16, for paving operations at the transitions to the new bridge. Flagmen will be on-site to direct traffic for the duration of this closure. Should inclement weather delay this work, this closure may be briefly extended as needed. This around-the-clock closure will also allow for traffic in each direction to be shifted onto the new bridge.

US 1 Jupiter Federal Bridge on US 1 over the Loxahatchee River
This 0.16-mile bridge rehabilitation project began Monday, June 13, 2016, in the Town of Jupiter. Work included the repair and rehabilitation of 13 bridge pilings, adding jackets to reinforce the existing precast concrete pilings on the fixed bridge approach spans. The work was performed by Southern Road and Bridge, LLC and completed Dec. 6, 2016. The estimated construction cost was $281,874.

Restrictions: This project was final accepted by the Florida Department of Transportation on Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2016.

State Road 710 from the Pratt Whitney Entrance to the Palm Beach/Martin County Line
This 6-mile widening and resurfacing project began Monday, Oct. 20, 2014, in the Town of Jupiter. Work includes design and construction of a four (4) lane divided roadway and median, installation of new traffic signal at the State Road 710/Indiantown Road intersection, and lighting, signage, and striping upgrades. The work is being performed by Ranger Construction Industries, Inc., and is expected to be completed early winter 2017. The estimated construction cost is $21.9 million.

Restrictions: One lane of traffic is open in each direction through January 2017, while the contractor continues final paving operations. Beginning Sunday night, Dec. 11, the contractor will be shifting one lane of traffic to the newly constructed eastbound outside lane, leaving one lane of traffic in each direction in the outside lanes. One lane of traffic may be closed intermittently as needed, daily and nightly, on both State Road 710 and Indiantown Road, Sunday night through Saturday morning, through Dec. 23. Flaggers will be on-site to direct traffic during this time.

Western Palm Beach County Projects:

State Road 715, from State Road 717 to State Road 15 (US 441)
This 9.974-mile improvement project began Monday, Jan. 25, 2016, in the City of Belle Glade and the City of Pahokee. Work includes milling and resurfacing the roadway, minor shoulder and roadway reconstruction, new sidewalk and guardrail installation, and signal, signage, and pavement marking improvements. The work is being performed by Community Asphalt Corporation, and is expected to be completed winter 2016. The estimated construction cost is $7.6 million.

Restrictions: One lane may be closed in each direction, intermittently, 6 a.m. until 8 p.m., daily, and 7 p.m. until 7 a.m., nightly, Sunday night through Friday morning, through December 2016.

Maintenance, Utility and Permit Closures:

Restrictions: State Road A1A (Jack Nicklaus Dr.), just north of the John D. MacArthur State Park entrance in North Palm Beach, will have a northbound lane closure with alternating traffic in the southbound lane, 9 a.m. until 3:30 p.m., Monday, Dec. 12, through Friday, Dec. 16, for sidewalk repairs.
Restrictions: On Friday, Dec. 16, traffic will be shifted on Southern Boulevard between Washington Road and Flagler Drive, with Flagler Drive closed just north of Southern Boulevard. Watermain work will continue on the Causeway, with two lanes of traffic maintained at all times during daytime hours. Traffic shifts and lane reductions may be needed intermittently. Traffic will remain in this configuration through mid-February 2017. For more information, please contact Project Manager Vernon Hackett at 772-359-8673.
Restrictions: I-95 northbound and southbound, at Boynton Beach Boulevard in Palm Beach County, will have the two outside lanes closed, 9 p.m. until 5 a.m., Sunday night, Dec. 11, for overhead sign repairs. For more information, please contact Project Manager Berthony Jolis at 786-229-1343.

Restrictions: I-95 southbound, between 45th Street and Palm Beach Lakes Boulevard, in the City of West Palm Beach, will have the inside lane and shoulder closed, 9 p.m. until 2 a.m., Monday night, Dec. 12, for light pole installation. For more information, please contact Project Manager Berthony Jolis at 786-229-1343.

Restrictions: I-95 southbound, just south of PGA Boulevard in the City of Palm Beach Gardens, will have three inside lanes closed, 9 p.m. until 5 a.m., Wednesday night, Dec. 14, for asphalt and barrier wall repair. For more information, please contact Project Manager Berthony Jolis at 786-229-1343.

Restrictions: PGA Boulevard, between Avenue of the Champions/Mirasol Drive and Fairway Drive/Florida’s Turnpike entrance, may have one lane closed in each direction, 8 a.m. until 4 p.m., Monday through Friday, for widening, signalization and drainage work. The PGA Boulevard/Florida Turnpike Toll Plaza intersection may have one southbound lane closed, 9 a.m. until 4 p.m., Monday through Friday, for widening and signalization work. On Sunday night, Dec. 11, from 11 p.m. until 6 a.m., two lanes will be closed westbound on PGA Boulevard, west of Ballenisles Boulevard to Fairway Drive. The dedicated exit lane on westbound PGA Boulevard to the Turnpike entrance ramp, to just west of the sign structure, will close from 11 p.m. until 9 a.m. However, motorists will be able to enter the turnpike ramp just west of the Turnpike Overpass Bridge at all times. As a result of the partial closure of the dedicated exit lane, there may be delays on westbound PGA Boulevard between 6 a.m. and 9 a.m. on Monday Morning, Dec. 12. For more information, please contact Turnpike Public Information Officer Christine Girardin at 407-264-3069.

Restrictions: State Road 80 (Southern Bouelvard), from Lamstein Lane, in the Village of Royal Palm Beach, to State Road 15, in Belle Glade, may have intermittent westbound lane closures, 9 a.m. until 3 p.m., Monday and Tuesday, through April 2017, for conduit work and fiber optic cabling installation. For more information, please contact Project Manager Lynn Bayles at 561-718-8504<tel:863-824-0409>.

Restrictions: Lantana Road, east of I-95 to US 1, in the Town of Lantana, will have periodic lane closures for pavement markings. For more information, please contact Palm Beach County Engineering at 561-684-4000.

Restrictions: 10th Avenue North, from Jog Road to Haverhill Road, in the City of Greenacres, will have periodic daily lane closures for pavement markings. There may also be daily and nightly lane closures for FPL pole replacement. For more information, please contact Palm Beach County Engineering at 561-684-4000.

Restrictions: Okeechobee Boulevard and Ponce De Leon Street, in the Village of Royal Palm Beach, will have periodic lane closures for ADA ramp replacement. For more information, please contact Palm Beach County Engineering at 561-684-4000.

Restrictions: Alternate A1A, at Florida Boulevard, in the City of Palm Beach Gardens, will have periodic lane closures for ADA ramp replacement. For more information, please contact Palm Beach County Engineering at 561-684-4000.

Restrictions: Military Trail, from North Country Club Boulevard to Melaleuca Lane, in the City of Atlantis, will have periodic northbound outside lane closures, with the sidewalk closed on the east side, for a developer driveway connection. For more information, please contact Palm Beach County Engineering at 561-684-4000.

Restrictions: Three westbound though lanes have been reduced to a single lane on Woolbright Road. Woolbright Road will be a single lane only from S.W. 8th Street/Corporate Drive to S. Congress Avenue. Delays are expected from Interstate 95 to S. Congress Avenue. Westbound traffic from Interstate 95 to Congress Avenue are encouraged to take W. Boynton Beach Boulevard west to Congress Avenue then south to Woolbright Road. The westbound right lane is also closed from Congress Avenue to west of Boynton Beach Fire Station # 2. The eastbound right lane is closed from west of S.W. 8th Street/Corporate Drive to Interstate 95. Lane closures are expected to last for through December 2016.  For more information, please contact Palm Beach County Engineering at 561-684-4000.

Restrictions: PGA Boulevard and Ellison Wilson Road, in the City of Palm Beach Gardens, will have the eastbound right turn lane closed periodically for signalization upgrades. For more information, please contact Palm Beach County Engineering at 561-684-4000.

Restrictions: Palm Beach County All Aboard Florida Closure–Crews working for All Aboard Florida have temporarily closed the following grade crossing to perform construction improvements necessary for the introduction of the Brightline passenger rail service at 3rd Street and the Florida East Coast Railway, in West Palm Beach, through Sunday, Dec.11, 6 p.m. For more information, please contact Public Information Officer Ali Soule at 407-257-1838, or visit httardflorida.com/construction/grade-crossings. Please see flyer attached.
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Restrictions: Palm Beach County All Aboard Florida Closure–Crews working for All Aboard Florida will temporarily close the following grade crossing to perform construction improvements necessary for the introduction of the Brightline passenger rail service. Clematis Street and the Florida East Coast Railway, in West Palm Beach, Wednesday, Dec. 14, 7 a.m. through Sunday, Dec. 18, 6 p.m. For more information, please contact Public Information Officer Ali Soule at 407-257-1838, or visit http://allaboardflorida.com/construction/grade-crossings. Please see flyer attached.

Restrictions: Palm Beach County Detour for All Aboard Florida–Crews working for All Aboard Florida will temporarily close the following grade crossing in the City of Deerfield Beach to perform construction improvements necessary for the introduction of the Brightline passenger rail service: Hillsboro Boulevard and the Florida East Coast Railway. Friday, December 16, 7 a.m., through Wednesday, December 21, 6 p.m. For more information, please contact Public Information Officer Ali Soule at 407-257-1838, or visit http://allaboardflorida.com/construction/grade-crossings.  State Road 710 may have a shoulder closure in each direction, daily, 7 a.m. until 6 p.m., Monday through Friday, through April 2017. In conjunction with this closure, one lane may be closed intermittently in each direction, 7 a.m. until 6 p.m., Monday through Friday, through April 2017. Bluegill Trail Closure: The Bluegill cycling trail that runs along westbound State Road 710/Beeline Highway towards PGA Boulevard, will be closed from Northlake Boulevard to just south of the trail gate and entry way (approximately 1000 feet), Monday, Dec. 12, through Friday, Dec. 16. Please note in the case of inclement weather, the closure may be briefly extended until work is completed. Please see flyer attached.

PGA Boulevard, from State Road 710 to the C-18 Canal
This 1.9-mile design-build project began Friday, June 19, 2015, in the City of Palm Beach Gardens. Work includes designing and raising the existing roadway to create a 2-lane undivided roadway, and construction of a new single span bridge, with new drainage and wildlife crossing. The work is being performed by Ranger Construction Industries, Inc., and is expected to be completed early winter 2017. The estimated construction cost is $9.47 million.

Restrictions: One lane may be closed in each direction, 7 a.m. until 7 p.m., Monday<x-apple-data-detectors://1> through Saturday. Flagmen will be on-site to direct traffic, as needed. Traffic has also been shifted to temporary outside lanes on the north and south sides of the bridge, to allow for bridge construction in the center portion of the roadway. 24-hour operation & Traffic Shift: Beginning Monday morning, Dec. 12, an around-the-clock single lane closure will be in place through approximately Friday evening, Dec. 16, for paving operations at the transitions to the new bridge. Flagmen will be on-site to direct traffic for the duration of this closure. Should inclement weather delay this work, this closure may be briefly extended as needed. This around-the-clock closure will also allow for traffic in each direction to be shifted onto the new bridge.

US 1 Jupiter Federal Bridge on US 1 over the Loxahatchee River
This 0.16-mile bridge rehabilitation project began Monday, June 13, 2016, in the Town of Jupiter. Work included the repair and rehabilitation of 13 bridge pilings, adding jackets to reinforce the existing precast concrete pilings on the fixed bridge approach spans. The work was performed by Southern Road and Bridge, LLC and completed Dec. 6, 2016. The estimated construction cost was $281,874.

Restrictions: This project was final accepted by the Florida Department of Transportation on Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2016.

State Road 710 from the Pratt Whitney Entrance to the Palm Beach/Martin County Line
This 6-mile widening and resurfacing project began Monday, Oct. 20, 2014, in the Town of Jupiter. Work includes design and construction of a four (4) lane divided roadway and median, installation of new traffic signal at the State Road 710/Indiantown Road intersection, and lighting, signage, and striping upgrades. The work is being performed by Ranger Construction Industries, Inc., and is expected to be completed early winter 2017. The estimated construction cost is $21.9 million.

Restrictions: One lane of traffic is open in each direction through January 2017, while the contractor continues final paving operations. Beginning Sunday night, Dec. 11, the contractor will be shifting one lane of traffic to the newly constructed eastbound outside lane, leaving one lane of traffic in each direction in the outside lanes. One lane of traffic may be closed intermittently as needed, daily and nightly, on both State Road 710 and Indiantown Road, Sunday night through Saturday morning, through Dec. 23. Flaggers will be on-site to direct traffic during this time.

Western Palm Beach County Projects:

State Road 715, from State Road 717 to State Road 15 (US 441)
This 9.974-mile improvement project began Monday, Jan. 25, 2016, in the City of Belle Glade and the City of Pahokee. Work includes milling and resurfacing the roadway, minor shoulder and roadway reconstruction, new sidewalk and guardrail installation, and signal, signage, and pavement marking improvements. The work is being performed by Community Asphalt Corporation, and is expected to be completed winter 2016. The estimated construction cost is $7.6 million.

Restrictions: One lane may be closed in each direction, intermittently, 6 a.m. until 8 p.m., daily, and 7 p.m. until 7 a.m., nightly, Sunday night through Friday morning, through December 2016.

Maintenance, Utility and Permit Closures:

Restrictions: State Road A1A (Jack Nicklaus Dr.), just north of the John D. MacArthur State Park entrance in North Palm Beach, will have a northbound lane closure with alternating traffic in the southbound lane, 9 a.m. until 3:30 p.m., Monday, Dec. 12, through Friday, Dec. 16, for sidewalk repairs.
Restrictions: On Friday, Dec. 16, traffic will be shifted on Southern Boulevard between Washington Road and Flagler Drive, with Flagler Drive closed just north of Southern Boulevard. Watermain work will continue on the Causeway, with two lanes of traffic maintained at all times during daytime hours. Traffic shifts and lane reductions may be needed intermittently. Traffic will remain in this configuration through mid-February 2017. For more information, please contact Project Manager Vernon Hackett at 772-359-8673.
Restrictions: I-95 northbound and southbound, at Boynton Beach Boulevard in Palm Beach County, will have the two outside lanes closed, 9 p.m. until 5 a.m., Sunday night, Dec. 11, for overhead sign repairs. For more information, please contact Project Manager Berthony Jolis at 786-229-1343.

Restrictions: I-95 southbound, between 45th Street and Palm Beach Lakes Boulevard, in the City of West Palm Beach, will have the inside lane and shoulder closed, 9 p.m. until 2 a.m., Monday night, Dec. 12, for light pole installation. For more information, please contact Project Manager Berthony Jolis at 786-229-1343.

Restrictions: I-95 southbound, just south of PGA Boulevard in the City of Palm Beach Gardens, will have three inside lanes closed, 9 p.m. until 5 a.m., Wednesday night, Dec. 14, for asphalt and barrier wall repair. For more information, please contact Project Manager Berthony Jolis at 786-229-1343.

Restrictions: PGA Boulevard, between Avenue of the Champions/Mirasol Drive and Fairway Drive/Florida’s Turnpike entrance, may have one lane closed in each direction, 8 a.m. until 4 p.m., Monday through Friday, for widening, signalization and drainage work. The PGA Boulevard/Florida Turnpike Toll Plaza intersection may have one southbound lane closed, 9 a.m. until 4 p.m., Monday through Friday, for widening and signalization work. On Sunday night, Dec. 11, from 11 p.m. until 6 a.m., two lanes will be closed westbound on PGA Boulevard, west of Ballenisles Boulevard to Fairway Drive. The dedicated exit lane on westbound PGA Boulevard to the Turnpike entrance ramp, to just west of the sign structure, will close from 11 p.m. until 9 a.m. However, motorists will be able to enter the turnpike ramp just west of the Turnpike Overpass Bridge at all times. As a result of the partial closure of the dedicated exit lane, there may be delays on westbound PGA Boulevard between 6 a.m. and 9 a.m. on Monday Morning, Dec. 12. For more information, please contact Turnpike Public Information Officer Christine Girardin at 407-264-3069.

Restrictions: State Road 80 (Southern Bouelvard), from Lamstein Lane, in the Village of Royal Palm Beach, to State Road 15, in Belle Glade, may have intermittent westbound lane closures, 9 a.m. until 3 p.m., Monday and Tuesday, through April 2017, for conduit work and fiber optic cabling installation. For more information, please contact Project Manager Lynn Bayles at 561-718-8504<tel:863-824-0409>.

Restrictions: Lantana Road, east of I-95 to US 1, in the Town of Lantana, will have periodic lane closures for pavement markings. For more information, please contact Palm Beach County Engineering at 561-684-4000.

Restrictions: 10th Avenue North, from Jog Road to Haverhill Road, in the City of Greenacres, will have periodic daily lane closures for pavement markings. There may also be daily and nightly lane closures for FPL pole replacement. For more information, please contact Palm Beach County Engineering at 561-684-4000.

Restrictions: Okeechobee Boulevard and Ponce De Leon Street, in the Village of Royal Palm Beach, will have periodic lane closures for ADA ramp replacement. For more information, please contact Palm Beach County Engineering at 561-684-4000.

Restrictions: Alternate A1A, at Florida Boulevard, in the City of Palm Beach Gardens, will have periodic lane closures for ADA ramp replacement. For more information, please contact Palm Beach County Engineering at 561-684-4000.

Restrictions: Military Trail, from North Country Club Boulevard to Melaleuca Lane, in the City of Atlantis, will have periodic northbound outside lane closures, with the sidewalk closed on the east side, for a developer driveway connection. For more information, please contact Palm Beach County Engineering at 561-684-4000.

Restrictions: Three westbound though lanes have been reduced to a single lane on Woolbright Road. Woolbright Road will be a single lane only from S.W. 8th Street/Corporate Drive to S. Congress Avenue. Delays are expected from Interstate 95 to S. Congress Avenue. Westbound traffic from Interstate 95 to Congress Avenue are encouraged to take W. Boynton Beach Boulevard west to Congress Avenue then south to Woolbright Road. The westbound right lane is also closed from Congress Avenue to west of Boynton Beach Fire Station # 2. The eastbound right lane is closed from west of S.W. 8th Street/Corporate Drive to Interstate 95. Lane closures are expected to last for through December 2016.  For more information, please contact Palm Beach County Engineering at 561-684-4000.

Restrictions: PGA Boulevard and Ellison Wilson Road, in the City of Palm Beach Gardens, will have the eastbound right turn lane closed periodically for signalization upgrades. For more information, please contact Palm Beach County Engineering at 561-684-4000.

Restrictions: Palm Beach County All Aboard Florida Closure–Crews working for All Aboard Florida have temporarily closed the following grade crossing to perform construction improvements necessary for the introduction of the Brightline passenger rail service at 3rd Street and the Florida East Coast Railway, in West Palm Beach, through Sunday, Dec.11, 6 p.m. For more information, please contact Public Information Officer Ali Soule at 407-257-1838, or visit http://allaboardflorida.com/construction/grade-crossings. Please see flyer attached.

Restrictions: Palm Beach County All Aboard Florida Closure–Crews working for All Aboard Florida will temporarily close the following grade crossing to perform construction improvements necessary for the introduction of the Brightline passenger rail service. Clematis Street and the Florida East Coast Railway, in West Palm Beach, Wednesday, Dec. 14, 7 a.m. through Sunday, Dec. 18, 6 p.m. For more information, please contact Public Information Officer Ali Soule at 407-257-1838, or visit http://allaboardflorida.com/construction/grade-crossings. Please see flyer attached.

Restrictions: Palm Beach County Detour for All Aboard Florida–Crews working for All Aboard Florida will temporarily close the following grade crossing in the City of Deerfield Beach to perform construction improvements necessary for the introduction of the Brightline passenger rail service: Hillsboro Boulevard and the Florida East Coast Railway. Friday, December 16, 7 a.m., through Wednesday, December 21, 6 p.m. For more information, please contact Public Information Officer Ali Soule at 407-257-1838, or visit http://allaboardflorida.com/construction/grade-crossings.

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