-75 at CR 886/Golden Gate Parkway: Construction project: Crews are widening the southbound-off ramp to include two dedicated right turn lanes, a shared right/left turn lane, and two dedicated left turn lanes. The project also replaces traffic signals and resurfaces the intersection and ramp. Work occurs during daytime and nighttime hours. Motorists should expect lane closures during nighttime/overnight hours from 5:30 p.m. to 6 a.m.and during daytime hours from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Drivers should use caution traveling in this area. Estimated completion is spring 2015. The contractor is Wright Construction Group.
US 41 (Tamiami Trail East) from SR 951 to Greenway Road:Construction project: Crews continue work to expand two-lane US 41 to six lanes from SR 951 to Joseph Lane and to four lanes from Joseph Lane to Greenway Road. A 30-foot median will separate northbound and southbound travel lanes. The project also includes a 10-foot multi-use pathway along southbound travel lanes and a six-foot sidewalk parallel to northbound lanes. Median openings spaced throughout the project allow for left turns and U-turns. Crews also are replacing the traffic signal at Manatee Road. Crews currently are relocating utilities, constructing culverts, installing underground storm drainage, working on the bridge over Henderson Creek, paving, and constructing the shared use path and the sound wall on the south side of the roadway. Drivers should be aware of construction vehicles and equipment entering and exiting the roadway. The contractor expects to complete work in fall 2016. The design/build team is Wantman Group Inc./Ajax Paving Industries of Florida, LLC.
I-75 from Tuckers Grade to North Jones Loop Road: Construction project: Motorists should expect crews restriping the outside lines of the roadway during nighttime/overnight hours from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. Sunday, February 15 and Monday, February16, weather permitting. Drivers should expect slow moving traffic.
US 41 from Wiggins Pass Road to Immokalee Road:Maintenance permit project: Motorists should expect the two outside southbound lanes closed during nighttime/overnight hours from 7 p.m. to 6 a.m., Sunday through Thursday for crews to work on utilities. Drivers should expect slow moving traffic during this time.
US 41 from 92nd Avenue North to Vanderbilt Beach Road: Maintenance permit project: Motorists should expect the outside southbound lane to be closed during nighttime/overnight hours from7 p.m. to 5 a.m. Monday through Friday for crews to set concrete poles near the roadway. Motorists should use caution while crews work near the roadway.
US 41 from Valley Stream Drive to Saint Andrews Boulevard: Maintenance permit project: Crews are extending the eastbound left turn lane. Motorists should expect lane closures during the nighttime/overnight hours from 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. starting February 16. Drivers should use caution traveling in this area.
SR 29 from Santa Rosa Avenue to Immokalee Drive: Maintenance permit project: Crews are building a driveway connection and installing underground utilities. Drivers should use caution while crews work near the roadway.
CR 31/Airport Pulling Road at North Horseshoe Drive: Construction project: Work continues to replace traffic signals and illuminated street signs, install a traffic separator, and resurface the intersection. Work occurs during daytime and nighttime hours. Motorists should expect lane closures during nighttime/overnight hours from 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. Drivers should use caution traveling in this area. Estimated completion is February 2015. The contractor is Wright Construction Group.