Current Road Closures
Below is a listing of FDOT roads which are currently closed or under construction in Manatee County. This page is frequently updated as information becomes available.
US 41 from 69th Ave to SR 684/Cortez Rd: Construction project: Crews are making intersection improvements and pedestrian safety upgrades, including pedestrian refuge islands throughout the project limits. Expect nighttime/overnight lane closures from 7 pm to 6 am within 600 feet of signalized intersections. FDOT permits daytime and nighttime lane closures not within 600 feet of a signalized intersection from 9 am to 4 pm and from 7 pm to 6 am. Florida Safety Contractors, Inc. is the contractor. Expected completion is Fall 2015.
US 41 over US 301: Construction project: Crews are raising US 41 over US 301 approximately 18 inches, removing old asphalt and resurfacing the roadway, improving drainage and guardrail, and installing barrier wall.
The north and southbound US 41 bridges over US 301 will close to traffic beginning July 15th. Traffic will detour at the US 41 off-ramps to US 301. At the direction of law enforcement, traffic will cross US 301 and reenter US 41 at the on ramps.
Traffic on US 301 at US 41 will also be directed by law enforcement. The closure should last approximately (3) three weeks. FDOT advises motorists to seek alternate routes and plan additional time while closure are in effect.
Motorists should expect short-term, periodic nighttime/overnight lane closures on US 301 at the bridge between 9 pm and 6 am while crews raise the bridge.
These temporary closures should last approximately 15 minutes. Law enforcement will continue to direct traffic.
Zep Construction, Inc. is the contractor. Expected completion is Fall 2015. Please see link below for more information.
US 41 south of SR 684/Cortez Rd: Maintenance permit project: Crews are installing a power pole. Expect nighttime/overnight southbound outside lane closures from 9 pm to 6 am Wednesday, July 8th. Use caution and expect possible delays.
Business US 41 from Wares Creek Canal to 26th Ave West: Construction project: Crews are removing old asphalt and resurfacing the roadway; constructing sidewalk; improving drainage, and installing new signing and pavement markings. Expect nighttime/overnight lane closures from 8 pm to 6 am while crews are working. Superior Asphalt Inc., is the contractor. Expected completion is Fall 2015.
SR 789 at the Longboat Key Drawbridge: Bridge maintenance project: Crews are working at the bridge. The bridge will close to traffic overnight from 12 am each night to 5 am each morning for two consecutive nights tentatively planned for Tuesday, July 14th and Wednesday, July 15th. Traffic will be detoured onto New Pass Bridge and US 41 while crews are working. Please use caution, plan additional time and expect possible delays.
SR 789 from the Longboat Key Drawbridge to SR 64: Maintenance project: Crews are sweeping bicycle lanes. Expect intermittent lane closures with flaggers from 9 am to 4 pm Tuesday, July 7th through Tuesday, July 14th. Use caution and expect possible delays.
SR 70 at Greenbrook Blvd: Maintenance permit project: Crews are constructing a left turn lane. Expect eastbound lane closures from 9 am to 4:30 pm through Friday, July 10th. Use caution and expect possible delays.
SR 64 at 43rd Ave: Maintenance permit project: Crews are constructing a driveway. Expect intermittent daytime westbound outside lane closures from 9 am to 4 pm through Friday, July 10th. Use caution and expect possible delays.
SR 64 at 66th St Court East: Construction project: Crews are making intersection improvements, resurfacing the roadway, making storm improvements, constructing sidewalk, and installing new pavement marking and signage. Motorists should expect nighttime/overnight lane closures from 6:30 pm to 6:30 am while crews are working. Atlantic Civil Constructors Corps. is the contractor. Expected completion is Fall 2015.
SR 64 at the Anna Maria Island Bridge: Construction project: Crews are working on the bridge. Expect nighttime/overnight single-lane closures from 9 pm to 5 am beginning Monday, July 13th. Daytime sidewalk closures are also required. One sidewalk, however, will remain open at all times. Coastal Marine Construction is the contractor. Expected completion is Fall 2015.
MANATEE COUNTY LOCAL ROAD CLOSURE:
18th St E closed at 44th Ave E, at intersection and approx. 200 LF to the south on 18th. Duration will be approximately 3 months, from March 30th to end of July. For more information, please contact Manatee County Project Management @ 941-708-7450. Detour Map