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City of West Palm Beach Road Construction Information
The link above provides daily road construction updates for the City of West Palm Beach. For more information dial 822-4636.
Information is also available on-line at
www.smartraveler.com
These free services are provided by FDOT and the SunGuide™ Partners. For updated lane closure information, please refer to
www.pbfdot.com

PALM BEACH COUNTY TRAFFIC DIVISION UPDATE OF
ROAD AND BRIDGE CONSTRUCTION LIST

DATE OF ISSUE: September 25, 2014

STATUS FOR SEPTEMBER 29, 2014 THROUGH OCTOBER 5, 2014


***  SPECIAL TRAFFIC NEWS RELEASE  ***


• LOCATION:            Westgate Avenue from Congress Avenue to 300’ west of Shawnee Drive (City of West Palm Beach)

DESCRIPTION:         Emergency Sewer Repair

RESTRICTION:        Center lane and one left through lane in each direction will be closed beginning Monday, September 29, 2014, at 5:30 a.m.  Lanes will be closed for the next four weeks.


***  CONSTRUCTION WORK ZONES ADDED OR CHANGED  ***

***  SINCE LAST REPORT  ***


1. LOCATION:         Belvedere Road from east of SR-7 to Jog Road (Village of Royal Palm Beach)

DESCRIPTION:       Installation of pavement marking and reflective pavement markers.

RESTRICTIONS:    There should be no interference with traffic.


2. LOCATION:         Camino Real traffic circle at the Boca Raton Resort and Club (City of Boca Raton)

DESCRIPTION:       Replacement of curb.

RESTRICTIONS:    One lane will be closed.  Please use caution in this area.


3. LOCATION:         Lyons Road from Forest Hill Boulevard to Okeechobee Boulevard (West of the City of West Palm Beach)

DESCRIPTION:       Underground utilities.

RESTRICTIONS:    Flaggers may be controlling traffic


4. LOCATION:         Palmetto Park Road at Palmetto Park Bridge over the Intracoastal (City of Boca Raton)

DESCRIPTION:       Bridge repairs.

RESTRICTION:      There will be intermittent lane closures on Tuesday, September 16, 2014 through October 3, 2014.


5. LOCATION:         Hatton Highway Bridge between SR 80 and SR 700 (East of the City of Belle Glade)

DESCRIPTION:       Bridge removal and construction of a new bridge.

RESTRICTIONS:    Hatton Highway will be closed to all traffic from Tuesday, April 1, 2014, through Tuesday, October 14, 2014. Traffic will be detoured via SR 80 and SR 700.


***   UNCHANGED CONSTRUCTION WORK ZONES   ***


6. LOCATION:         Palmetto Park Road from CSX Railroad to Military Trail (City of Boca Raton)

DESCRIPTION:       Milling and paving of lanes.

RESTRICTIONS:    Work should begin on September 25, 3014, and last approximately two days.  Only one lane will be closed at a time.  Please use caution in this area.


7. LOCATION:         Cherry Road from Seminole Boulevard to Pine Road (West of the City of West Palm Beach)

DESCRIPTION:       Punch list repairs.

RESTRICTIONS:    There will be lane closures with flaggers controlling traffic.


8. LOCATION:         S.W. 18th Street and Palmetto Park Road at the Florida Turnpike (West of the City of Boca Raton)

DESCRIPTION:       Two pedestrian overpasses are being removed and reinstalled.

RESTRICTION:      The eastbound and westbound right lane at Palmetto Park Road and at S.W. 18th Street will be closed from 8:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. daily.


9. LOCATION:         Seton Avenue and Summit Boulevard (West of the City of West Palm Beach)

DESCRIPTION:       Installation of pavement markings and reflective pavement markers.

RESTRICTIONS:    Flaggers will be controlling traffic.


10. LOCATION:       Loxahatchee River Road over the C-18 canal (Town of Jupiter) 

DESCRIPTION:       Repairing the gravity wall.

RESTRICTIONS:    The sidewalk will be closed during daylight hours. There may be periodic lane closures.


11. LOCATION:       Seminole Pratt Whitney Road from 60th Street North to south of Orange Boulevard (The Acreage)

DESCRIPTION:       Rebuilding the roadway from a 2 lane to a 4 lane divided roadway.

RESTRICTIONS:    All lanes are open; however, construction continues.


12. LOCATION:       Congress Avenue from Hypoluxo Road to Donnelly Drive (West of the Town of Lantana)

DESCRIPTION:       Construction of utilities, curb, gutter, and sidewalk with ADA consideration.  This work is being done for southbound traffic only.

RESTRICTIONS:    All lanes are open; however, construction continues.


13. LOCATION:       Flagler Memorial Bridge over the Intracoastal Waterway (City of West Palm Beach and Town of Palm Beach)

DESCRIPTION:       Construction of a new bridge by the FDOT.

RESTRICTIONS:    The Bridge is closed to all vehicle and pedestrian traffic. The Bridge is scheduled to reopen on Saturday, November 1, 2014. Traffic will be detoured via the Royal Park Bridge.


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