Escambia Road Closure Information

June 10, 2012

Here is the latest road closure information (7 p.m.) from the Escambia County Emergency Operations Center:

  • Segura Street – Closed between Segura and Sorrento
  • Saufley Pines Road – Closed between Saufley Landfill berm and Saufley Field Gate
  • Saufley Field Road – Closed between Blue Angel Parkway and Saufley Field Gate
  • 10910 Oak Valley Road – Road washed out at pipes
  • Kenmore Avenue – Closed between Old Palafox and Highway 29
  • Sandra Drive – Closed
  • Oak Valley and Bridge Creek Terrace – collapsed – closed
  • Little Creek Bridge – bridge collapsed – road passable
  • Bauer Road at Weekly Bayou – closed
  • Grand Lagoon Boulevard – closed
  • Ponte Verde – closed between Gulf Beach Highway and Ponte Verde Cove and closed southeast of 5589 Ponte Verde
  • “T” Street – closed between Jordan Street and Hernandez
  • Coral Creek Drive – closed
  • North “M” Street and Leonard Street – closed
  • Bellview Avenue – closed between Blue Angel and Fence Line Road
  • Shoemaker and Mobile Highway – Red light out – Use Caution
  • Creek Ridge Drive and Blue Ray – One lane closed
  • Highway 98 at Hunter Point Apartments – One lane closed
  • Bauer Road by new Sportsplex – Some lanes closed
  • Highway 98 at Blue Angel Parkway – East bound closed – West bound open
  • Gulf Beach Highway/Atlanta – Open
  • Gulf Beach Highway/Shorewood – Open
  • Johnson’s Beach Road – 3 to 4 inches of water – road is passable
  • Creek Ridge/Blue Ray – 3 to 4 inches of water – road is passable
  • Calle Juela/Via de Luna Drive – Open
  • Highway 98/72nd Avenue traffic light is operable and working
  • Fort Pickens Road at Margaritaville – water on east bound lane
  • Gate to Fort Pickens closed by Park Service
  • “P” Street from Loretta to Massachusetts – Open
  • Bauer Road (south of Sorrento) from Sorrento to Gulf Beach Highway is open
  • Gulf Beach Highway/Augusta – passable, minor standing water
  • Sandy Creek subdivision on Fairfield Drive – passable, minor standing water
  • Lake Air/72nd Avenue – passable, minor standing water
  • Blue Angel/Highway 98 traffic light is operable and working
  • 3’ x 6’ sinkhole on the county right-of-way of Gulf Beach Highway, 60’ east of Longwood

If you do have to travel, do not attempt to drive across a flooded road. Turn around, don’t drown.

Traffic lights may also be out. If you approach a traffic signal that is out it must be treated as a four-way stop. If the signal is flashing the side that is flashing red must yield to traffic.


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