Palm Beach County traffic report January 6 through January 13

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, Jan. 8 through Friday morning, Jan. 13. Two lanes of westbound SW 10th Street will be closed, nightly, 9 p.m. until 5 a.m., Sunday, Jan. 8 through Friday morning, Jan. 13. The north sidewalk on SW 10th Street, between SW 12th Avenue and SW Natura Boulevard, is closed completely through January 2017 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, Jan. 8 through Friday morning, Jan. 13. 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 entrance ramp from westbound Yamato Road will undergo a full closure, nightly, 9 p.m. until 5 a.m., Sunday night, Jan. 8 through Friday morning, Jan. 13 for construction activities. Traffic will be detoured via Congress Avenue. The I-95 southbound exit ramp to Yamato Road will undergo a full closure, nightly, 9 p.m. until 5 a.m., Sunday night, Jan. 8 through Friday morning, Jan. 13 for construction activities. Traffic will be detoured via Glades Road. 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, Jan. 9 through Friday, Jan. 13, and nightly, 9 p.m. until 6 a.m., Sunday night, Jan. 8 through Friday morning, Jan. 13.

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., Sunday, Jan. 8 through Friday, Jan. 13 and one lane closed in each direction, nightly, 9 p.m. until 6 a.m., Sunday, Jan. 8 through Friday morning, Jan. 13. Yamato Road traffic is shifted to the outside to allow for median construction.

Airport Road impacts: Airport Road, from the intersection of Spanish River Boulevard to just north of the Reliable Jet Maintenance driveway, will have one southbound lane closed nightly, 8 p.m. until 6 a.m., Sunday, Jan. 8 and Monday, Jan. 9.

Trail impacts: The T-Rex Trail is reopen to pedestrian traffic. 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, Jan. 8 through Friday morning, Jan. 13. 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, Jan. 8 through Friday morning, Jan. 13. 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.

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, Jan. 8 through Friday morning, Jan. 13. 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, Jan. 8 through Friday morning, Jan. 13. 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, Jan. 8 through Friday morning, Jan. 13. 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, Jan. 8 through Friday morning, Jan. 13. 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, Jan. 8 through Friday morning, Jan. 13. 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, Jan. 8 through Friday morning, Jan. 13. 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, Jan. 8 through Friday morning, Jan. 13. 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, Jan. 8 through Friday morning, Jan. 13. 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, Jan. 8 through Friday morning, Jan. 13. The south sidewalk on 10th Avenue North, between Barnett Drive and North A Street, is closed completely through February 2017 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, Jan. 8 through Friday morning, Jan. 13. The I-95 southbound exit ramp to 10th Avenue North will undergo a full closure, nightly, as needed, Sunday, Jan. 8 through Friday morning, Jan. 13. 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, Jan. 8 through Friday morning, Jan. 13. 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, Jan. 8 through Friday morning, Jan. 13. 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, Jan. 8 through Friday morning, Jan. 13, 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.

Southern Palm Beach County Projects:

State Road 7/US 441 just north of Clint Moore Road to just north of Atlantic Avenue
This 2.4-mile widening project will begin Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017, in Boca Raton and Delray Beach. Work includes shoulder widening, milling and resurfacing the roadway, drainage improvements, utility adjustments, curb and gutter installation, and sidewalk, driveway, signage, pavement marking, lighting and signalization improvements. The work is being performed by Hardrives Paving, Inc., and is expected to be completed fall 2017. The estimated construction cost is $4.7 million.
Restrictions: All lanes are open.
Project Open House: A project Open House will be held on Wednesday, Jan. 18, from 4 p.m. until 6 p.m. at the Palm Beach County Library West Boca Branch at 18685 State Road 7/US 441, Boca Raton, FL, 33498. The project team will be available to answer questions and review the project plans; however, a formal presentation will not be made. Guests may arrive at any time between 4 p.m. and 6 p.m. Please see flyer attached.
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 spring 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 Village of Palm Springs 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. The sidewalk in the northwest quadrant, between Kirk Rd. and Forest Lakes, may be removed beginning Tuesday, Jan. 10. The pedestrian detour route is crossing Forest Hill Boulevard at Kirk Road to the southwest corner, westbound to Military Trail, north to Forest Hill Boulevard, then eastbound to Forest Lakes, etc. However, the project team is working with the school board on alternate crossing options for the students. Please see project 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 $106 million.

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. Flagler Drive is closed in both directions from 7 Street to the Flagler Memorial Bridge around-the-clock until spring 2017 while workers reconstruct the road in the 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 7 Street 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 to N. Dixie Highway to go north or south

Marine Restrictions: The navigable Intracoastal Waterway (ICCW) through the Flagler Memorial Bridge will have half-channel closures through January 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, Jan. 7, to 6:15 a.m. Monday, Jan. 9, as well as from 5:15 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 11, to 6:15 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 12. 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, from State Road 710 south to 7th Street, may have temporary full closures, daily, 7 a.m. until 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, through January 2017, for paving operations. 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 early 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. In conjunction with this closure, one lane may be closed intermittently in each direction, 7 a.m. until 6 p.m., Monday through Friday.

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, for final paving operations through January 2017. Flagmen will be on-site to direct traffic, as needed. Traffic has been shifted in each direction onto the new bridge, with excavation expected for retention areas in the four corners of the bridge to assist with water run-off.

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 may be closed intermittently in each direction, daily and nightly as needed, on both State Road 710 and Indiantown Road, Monday through Friday, through February 2017. 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 early winter 2017. 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, Tuesday through Friday morning, through January 2017.

Maintenance, Utility and Permit Closures:
Restrictions: Congress Avenue at Riddle Road, in the Village of Palm Springs, may have intermittent lane closures in each direction, 9 a.m. until 3 p.m., Monday through Friday, through Friday, Jan. 13, for work related to building construction adjacent to the roadway. In addition, there may be intermittent lane closures, 7 p.m. until 6 a.m., Thursday, Jan. 12, for paving operations. For more information, please contact the Project Manager Chris Umbaugh at 561-320-<tel:863-824-0409>9969.

Restrictions: PGA Boulevard at I-95, in the City of Palm Beach Gardens, may have intermittent lane closures on the entrance and exit ramps, turn lanes, and under the I-95 overpass, 9 a.m. until 4 p.m., Monday through Friday, through January 2017, for pavement marking and signage installation. For more information, please contact Project Manager Mike Vlam at 954-444-1059.<tel:863-824-0409>
Restrictions: Northlake Boulevard at I-95, in the City of Palm Beach Gardens, may have intermittent lane closures on the entrance and exit ramps, turn lanes, and under the I-95 overpass, 9 a.m. until 4 p.m., Monday through Friday, through January 2017, for pavement marking and signage installation. For more information, please contact Project Manager Mike Vlam at 954-444-1059.<tel:863-824-0409>
Restrictions: Blue Heron Boulevard at I-95, in the City of Riviera Beach, may have intermittent lane closures on the entrance and exit ramps, turn lanes, and under the I-95 overpass, 9 a.m. until 4 p.m., Monday through Friday, through January 2017, for pavement marking and signage installation. For more information, please contact Project Manager Mike Vlam at 954-444-1059.<tel:863-824-0409>
Restrictions: Traffic has been shifted to the south on Southern Boulevard between Washington Road and Flagler Drive, with Flagler Drive closed just north of Southern Boulevard. Traffic is being detoured to US 1/Federal Highway. 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: Glades Road & Florida’s Turnpike Interchange: Northbound Turnpike exit ramp to Glades Road, full closure, 9 p.m. to 6 a.m., Tuesday, Jan. 10 through Thursday, Jan. 12. DETOUR – Exit at Southwest 10th Street, then travel west to SR 7/US 441, then north to Glades Road. Northbound Florida’s Turnpike south of Glades Road, Sunday, Jan. 8 through Thursday, Jan. 12. The first lane closes at 9 p.m., and the second lane will close beginning at 10 p.m. All lanes will reopen by 6 a.m. Glades Road westbound approaching the Turnpike, single lane closure, 9 p.m. to 6:30 a.m., Sunday, Jan. 8 through Thursday, Jan. 12. For more information, please contact Turnpike Public Information Officer Fiorella Teodista at 954-663-0612.

Restrictions: PGA Boulevard & Florida’s Turnpike Interchange: 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. For more information, please contact Turnpike Public Information Officer Fiorella Teodista at 954-663-0612.

Restrictions: Indiantown Road, from Pennock Lane to Philadelphia Drive, in the Town of Jupiter, will have the westbound outside lane closed around-the-clock, Monday, Jan. 9, through Friday, Jan. 20, for a waterline connection. For more information, please contact Project Manager Chris Perry at 561-414-0304.

Restrictions: State Road 80 (Southern Boulevard), 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 through Friday, 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: I-95 southbound, between 45th Street and Palm Beach Lakes Boulevard, in the City of West Palm Beach, will have two inside lanes closed, 9 p.m. until 1 a.m., Wednesday night, Jan. 11, for light pole installation. For more information, please contact Project Manager Paul Watt at 954-380-0895.

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: 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 I-95 to S. Congress Avenue. Westbound traffic from I-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 I-95. Lane closures are expected to last for through January 2017.  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.

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, Jan. 8 through Friday morning, Jan. 13. Two lanes of westbound SW 10th Street will be closed, nightly, 9 p.m. until 5 a.m., Sunday, Jan. 8 through Friday morning, Jan. 13. The north sidewalk on SW 10th Street, between SW 12th Avenue and SW Natura Boulevard, is closed completely through January 2017 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, Jan. 8 through Friday morning, Jan. 13. 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 entrance ramp from westbound Yamato Road will undergo a full closure, nightly, 9 p.m. until 5 a.m., Sunday night, Jan. 8 through Friday morning, Jan. 13 for construction activities. Traffic will be detoured via Congress Avenue. The I-95 southbound exit ramp to Yamato Road will undergo a full closure, nightly, 9 p.m. until 5 a.m., Sunday night, Jan. 8 through Friday morning, Jan. 13 for construction activities. Traffic will be detoured via Glades Road. 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, Jan. 9 through Friday, Jan. 13, and nightly, 9 p.m. until 6 a.m., Sunday night, Jan. 8 through Friday morning, Jan. 13.

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., Sunday, Jan. 8 through Friday, Jan. 13 and one lane closed in each direction, nightly, 9 p.m. until 6 a.m., Sunday, Jan. 8 through Friday morning, Jan. 13. Yamato Road traffic is shifted to the outside to allow for median construction.

Airport Road impacts: Airport Road, from the intersection of Spanish River Boulevard to just north of the Reliable Jet Maintenance driveway, will have one southbound lane closed nightly, 8 p.m. until 6 a.m., Sunday, Jan. 8 and Monday, Jan. 9.

Trail impacts: The T-Rex Trail is reopen to pedestrian traffic. 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, Jan. 8 through Friday morning, Jan. 13. 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, Jan. 8 through Friday morning, Jan. 13. 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.

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, Jan. 8 through Friday morning, Jan. 13. 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, Jan. 8 through Friday morning, Jan. 13. 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, Jan. 8 through Friday morning, Jan. 13. 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, Jan. 8 through Friday morning, Jan. 13. 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, Jan. 8 through Friday morning, Jan. 13. 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, Jan. 8 through Friday morning, Jan. 13. 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, Jan. 8 through Friday morning, Jan. 13. 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, Jan. 8 through Friday morning, Jan. 13. 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, Jan. 8 through Friday morning, Jan. 13. The south sidewalk on 10th Avenue North, between Barnett Drive and North A Street, is closed completely through February 2017 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, Jan. 8 through Friday morning, Jan. 13. The I-95 southbound exit ramp to 10th Avenue North will undergo a full closure, nightly, as needed, Sunday, Jan. 8 through Friday morning, Jan. 13. 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, Jan. 8 through Friday morning, Jan. 13. 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, Jan. 8 through Friday morning, Jan. 13. 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, Jan. 8 through Friday morning, Jan. 13, 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.

Southern Palm Beach County Projects:

State Road 7/US 441 just north of Clint Moore Road to just north of Atlantic Avenue
This 2.4-mile widening project will begin Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017, in Boca Raton and Delray Beach. Work includes shoulder widening, milling and resurfacing the roadway, drainage improvements, utility adjustments, curb and gutter installation, and sidewalk, driveway, signage, pavement marking, lighting and signalization improvements. The work is being performed by Hardrives Paving, Inc., and is expected to be completed fall 2017. The estimated construction cost is $4.7 million.
Restrictions: All lanes are open.
Project Open House: A project Open House will be held on Wednesday, Jan. 18, from 4 p.m. until 6 p.m. at the Palm Beach County Library West Boca Branch at 18685 State Road 7/US 441, Boca Raton, FL, 33498. The project team will be available to answer questions and review the project plans; however, a formal presentation will not be made. Guests may arrive at any time between 4 p.m. and 6 p.m.

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 spring 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 Village of Palm Springs 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. The sidewalk in the northwest quadrant, between Kirk Rd. and Forest Lakes, may be removed beginning Tuesday, Jan. 10. The pedestrian detour route is crossing Forest Hill Boulevard at Kirk Road to the southwest corner, westbound to Military Trail, north to Forest Hill Boulevard, then eastbound to Forest Lakes, etc. However, the project team is working with the school board on alternate crossing options for the students. Please see project 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 $106 million.

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. Flagler Drive is closed in both directions from 7 Street to the Flagler Memorial Bridge around-the-clock until spring 2017 while workers reconstruct the road in the 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 7 Street 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 to N. Dixie Highway to go north or south

Marine Restrictions: The navigable Intracoastal Waterway (ICCW) through the Flagler Memorial Bridge will have half-channel closures through January 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, Jan. 7, to 6:15 a.m. Monday, Jan. 9, as well as from 5:15 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 11, to 6:15 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 12. 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, from State Road 710 south to 7th Street, may have temporary full closures, daily, 7 a.m. until 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, through January 2017, for paving operations. 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 early 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. In conjunction with this closure, one lane may be closed intermittently in each direction, 7 a.m. until 6 p.m., Monday through Friday.

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, for final paving operations through January 2017. Flagmen will be on-site to direct traffic, as needed. Traffic has been shifted in each direction onto the new bridge, with excavation expected for retention areas in the four corners of the bridge to assist with water run-off.

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 may be closed intermittently in each direction, daily and nightly as needed, on both State Road 710 and Indiantown Road, Monday through Friday, through February 2017. 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 early winter 2017. 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, Tuesday through Friday morning, through January 2017.

Maintenance, Utility and Permit Closures:
Restrictions: Congress Avenue at Riddle Road, in the Village of Palm Springs, may have intermittent lane closures in each direction, 9 a.m. until 3 p.m., Monday through Friday, through Friday, Jan. 13, for work related to building construction adjacent to the roadway. In addition, there may be intermittent lane closures, 7 p.m. until 6 a.m., Thursday, Jan. 12, for paving operations. For more information, please contact the Project Manager Chris Umbaugh at 561-320-<tel:863-824-0409>9969.
Restrictions: PGA Boulevard at I-95, in the City of Palm Beach Gardens, may have intermittent lane closures on the entrance and exit ramps, turn lanes, and under the I-95 overpass, 9 a.m. until 4 p.m., Monday through Friday, through January 2017, for pavement marking and signage installation. For more information, please contact Project Manager Mike Vlam at 954-444-1059.<tel:863-824-0409>
Restrictions: Northlake Boulevard at I-95, in the City of Palm Beach Gardens, may have intermittent lane closures on the entrance and exit ramps, turn lanes, and under the I-95 overpass, 9 a.m. until 4 p.m., Monday through Friday, through January 2017, for pavement marking and signage installation. For more information, please contact Project Manager Mike Vlam at 954-444-1059.<tel:863-824-0409>

Restrictions: Blue Heron Boulevard at I-95, in the City of Riviera Beach, may have intermittent lane closures on the entrance and exit ramps, turn lanes, and under the I-95 overpass, 9 a.m. until 4 p.m., Monday through Friday, through January 2017, for pavement marking and signage installation. For more information, please contact Project Manager Mike Vlam at 954-444-1059.<tel:863-824-0409>

Restrictions: Traffic has been shifted to the south on Southern Boulevard between Washington Road and Flagler Drive, with Flagler Drive closed just north of Southern Boulevard. Traffic is being detoured to US 1/Federal Highway. 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: Glades Road & Florida’s Turnpike Interchange: Northbound Turnpike exit ramp to Glades Road, full closure, 9 p.m. to 6 a.m., Tuesday, Jan. 10 through Thursday, Jan. 12. DETOUR – Exit at Southwest 10th Street, then travel west to SR 7/US 441, then north to Glades Road. Northbound Florida’s Turnpike south of Glades Road, Sunday, Jan. 8 through Thursday, Jan. 12. The first lane closes at 9 p.m., and the second lane will close beginning at 10 p.m. All lanes will reopen by 6 a.m. Glades Road westbound approaching the Turnpike, single lane closure, 9 p.m. to 6:30 a.m., Sunday, Jan. 8 through Thursday, Jan. 12. For more information, please contact Turnpike Public Information Officer Fiorella Teodista at 954-663-0612.

Restrictions: PGA Boulevard & Florida’s Turnpike Interchange: 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. For more information, please contact Turnpike Public Information Officer Fiorella Teodista at 954-663-0612.

Restrictions: Indiantown Road, from Pennock Lane to Philadelphia Drive, in the Town of Jupiter, will have the westbound outside lane closed around-the-clock, Monday, Jan. 9, through Friday, Jan. 20, for a waterline connection. For more information, please contact Project Manager Chris Perry at 561-414-0304.

Restrictions: State Road 80 (Southern Boulevard), 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 through Friday, 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: I-95 southbound, between 45th Street and Palm Beach Lakes Boulevard, in the City of West Palm Beach, will have two inside lanes closed, 9 p.m. until 1 a.m., Wednesday night, Jan. 11, for light pole installation. For more information, please contact Project Manager Paul Watt at 954-380-0895.

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: 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 I-95 to S. Congress Avenue. Westbound traffic from I-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 I-95. Lane closures are expected to last for through January 2017.  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.

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