Current Road Closures

Below is a listing of roads which are currently closed or under construction in Manatee County. This page is frequently updated as information becomes available.

FDOT Road Watch

Roadwatch Bulletin May 8th 2015

 

The FDOT releases a weekly schedule of projects within District 1.  Below are the projects within Manatee County.


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.  Expect nighttime/overnight single lane closures on US 41 from 9 pm to 6 am and possible shoulder closures on US 301.  The second phase of construction, expected to begin in mid-to-late summer, the US 41 bridges will close to traffic from 9 pm each night to 6 am each morning while crews raise the bridges.  Traffic will be detoured to US 301 where motorists can make a U-turn and return to US 41 in either direction.  Short-term, 10-minute closures of US 301 will also occur.  Zep Construction, Inc. is the contractor.  Expected completion is Fall 2015.  Please see link below for more information.

 

Raising the Bridge Bulletin

 

US 41/US 301/1st St South of 26th Ave West:  Maintenance permit project:  Crews are constructing a driveway.  Expect southbound outside lane closures from 9 am to 4 pm Monday, May 11th through Friday, May 15th.  Use caution and expect possible delays.

 

Business US 41 north of 17th St West:  Maintenance permit project:  Crews are installing new power poles.  Expect nighttime/overnight outside southbound lane closures from 9 pm to 6 am Thursday, May 14th to Friday, May 15th.  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.  Expect intermittent north and southbound lane closures from 9 am to 4 pm Friday, May 22nd; Tuesday, May 26th; Thursday, May 28th; Thursday, June 4th; Friday, June 5th; and Tuesday, June 9th.  Use caution.

 

SR 70A/15th St E from 26th Ave to 24th Ave:  Construction project:  Crews are constructing sidewalk, removing old asphalt, resurfacing the roadway, drainage improvements, and new signage and pavement markings.  Motorists should expect daytime lane closures from 6 am to 7:30 pm.  American Lighting and Signalization Inc. is the contractor.  Expected completion is Summer 2015.

 

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 on Friday, May 15th.  Use caution and expect possible delays.

 

SR 70 between 46th St Ct E to 51st St E:  Maintenance contracts project:  Crews are cleaning storm structures.  Expect intermittent nighttime/overnight lane closures from 8 pm to 6 am, Sunday through Thursday, through the end of May.

 

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, May 22nd.  Use caution and expect possible delays.

 

SR 64 under I-75:  Bridge maintenance project:  Crews are working under the overpass.  Expect nighttime/overnight closures of the outside and center SR 64 westbound lanes as well as the westbound SR 64 on-ramp to southbound I-75 from 9 pm each night to 5 am each morning May 11th through Wednesday, May 13th.  Use caution and be prepared for delays.

 

SR 64 at 66th St:  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.

 

 

 

 

 

MANATEE COUNTY ROAD CLOSURES

 

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 June 30th.  For more information, please contact Manatee County Project Management @ 941-708-7450.  Detour Map