Current Road Work Updates

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See the map and table below for current road work with possible lane and full road closures. Some closures are intermittent or overnight. See "Notes" for more information. Additional construction projects are listed below for FDOT (State) roadways. Visit our Smart Traffic website for live updates and traffic camera views of our roads.

Current Road work INCLUDING POSSIBLE Closures

Construction Projects - FDOT Roadways

Updated August 5, 2022

I-75 at US 301 Interchange (Exit 224): Construction project: Project will widen the I-75 from SR 64 to the Manatee River, reconfigure the I-75/US 301 interchange from a partial cloverleaf interchange to a tight diamond configuration, construct new bridges will be constructed over the Manatee River for a northbound exit ramp and a southbound entrance ramp, and US 301 improvements. This week, crews will work on embankment and widening on I-75, and pile driving for the construction of the new southbound on-ramp bridge over the Manatee River.

 

  • Motorists should expect single lane closures on I-75 northbound during nighttime/overnight hours from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. through the duration of the construction; double closures on I-75 southbound during the nighttime/overnight hours from 11 p.m. to 5 a.m. through the duration of the construction.
  • Motorists should expect double lane closures on I-75 northbound during nighttime/overnight hours from 10 p.m. to 6 a.m. through the duration of the construction; double closures on I-75 southbound during the nighttime/overnight hours from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. through the duration of the construction.
  • Motorists should expect lane closures on US 301 through the duration of the construction.
  • Motorists should expect lane shifts on I-75 and US 301 through the duration of the construction.
  • Drivers should exercise caution and be aware of construction vehicles entering and exiting the interstate through the duration of the construction.

 

Variable message signs will be in place to alert drivers that work is underway.  Estimated completion is early 2025.

 

US 41 between Palm View Road to North of Lakeside Boulevard: Permit project: Motorists can expect alternating north and southbound lane closures from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. while crews construct a median opening, right turn lane, driveway access, drainage structures and sidewalk for an RV Park. Please use caution and watch for lane shifts.

 

US 41 and 113th Street East Moving South to 85th Street East: Maintenance: Crews will be working on the roadway shoulder from Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Motorists can expect temporary lane closures, so use caution in the area or choose an alternate route.

 

US 41 over the CSX Railroad (0.2 miles north of the US 301)  Bridge maintenance: Crews will be conducting bridge maintenance on Thursday, August 11, from 8 p.m. to 4 a.m.  Motorists can expect north and southbound lane closures so please use caution in the area.

 

US 301 between 15th Street and University Parkway: Maintenance: Crews will be performing debris and vegetation removal operations, so motorists can anticipate temporary lane closures on both north and southbound.

 

US 301 from 60th Avenue East to Erie Road / Old Tampa Road: Construction:  Crews will be performing survey and layout controls and deployment of Work Zone Signs along this 2-mile section of US 301.  Motorists can expect to see construction vehicles in and out of the ROW limits and temporary lane closures if needed as the project gets underway. Scheduled completion is summer 2023.

 

US 301 and Fort Hamer Road Extension: Permit project: Going through September, Manatee County crews will be installing sewer main and constructing a right turn lane. Motorists can expect lane closures on the north side of US 301 and the outside westbound lane on US 301 and Fort Hamer Road.  Please allow extra travel time and watch for workers.

 

US 301 from 15th Street to University Drive: Maintenance: This week crews will be performing shoulder blading, shoulder rework, both north and southbound.  Motorists can expect temporary lane closures from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.

 

SR 684 from 86th to Cape Vista: Construction: Construction crews have begun the 2.4-mile resurfacing project. For motorist convenience, most lane closures will be overnight. This week, crews will need a temporary lane closure on August 8, Monday, at the intersection of Cape Vista from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. to pour concrete.  Please  use caution in the area. Project completion is expected for fall 2022.

 


SR 684 Cortez Road between 125th Street West and 123rd Street West
: Maintenance: Crews will be performing ditch rework August 8-9, 2022.  Motorists can expect temporary east bound outside lane closures from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.

 


SR 70 between East of SR 45 and West of 6th Street Court West:
Permit Project: There will be an outside eastbound lane closure on SR 70 between east of SR 45 and west of 6th Street Court west beginning August 15 through August 19, 2022.  The contractor will be installing cable conduit both crossing SR 70 and parallel along south side of SR 70.

 


SR 70 from Curtis Road to Countyline Road:
Construction: crews will begin work on resurfacing the nearly two-mile stretch of roadway. The first two weeks will be focused on preparing the work zone, then crews will shift into 24-hour work plans with single lane traffic.  Use caution in the construction zone and expect flagging operations. 

 


SR 64 Bridge #130142 in Myakka City:
Bridge maintenance:  Crews will be performing overnight testing on Tuesday, August 9, from 7 p.m. to 6 a.m.  Please use caution in the area and expect temporary lane closures.