FDOT: Weekly Traffic Alerts

September 25, 2016

Drivers will encounter traffic disruptions on the following state roads in Escambia and Santa Rosa counties as crews perform construction and maintenance activities.

Escambia County:

  • Interstate 10 (I-10) / U.S. 29 Interchange Improvements Phase 1 – The inside lanes of U.S. 29 north and southbound near the I-10 interchange will be closed from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 25 through Thursday, Sept. 29 for drainage improvements.
  • 9 Mile Road (from Pine Forest Road to U.S. 29) Widening - Clearing of trees and shrubs on the 2.6 mile segment between State Road (S.R.) 297 (Pine Forest Road) and S.R. 95 (U.S. 29) began Thursday, Sept. 22.  Drivers are reminded to watch for workers and equipment entering and exiting the roadway.  Lane closures are only permitted between the hours of 8 p.m. and 6 a.m.
  • U.S. 29 (from I-10 to 9 Mile Road) Widening – Motorists will encounter lane closures near the U.S. 29/9 Mile Road overpass as workers prepare the area for the bridge replacement. Lane closures will only be permitted between 8 p.m. and 6 a.m.
  • I-10 (from Davis Highway to Scenic Highway)Widening – Traffic on Scenic Highway (U.S. 90) northbound will be shifted to the newly constructed northbound travel lanes beginning Wednesday, Sept. 28. The shift will allow crews to install the concrete traffic separator in the median between the north and southbound lanes and open the park and ride facility.

Santa Rosa County:

  • I-10 Resurfacing - Intermittent and alternating lane closures east and westbound between the S.R. 87 interchange and the Okaloosa County line from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 25 through Friday, Sept. 30 as crews perform construction activities.  Motorists are reminded the speed limit is reduced to 60 MPH within the lane closure.

All activities are weather dependent and may be delayed or re-scheduled in the event of inclement weather. Drivers are reminded to use caution, especially at night, when traveling in a work zone and to watch for construction workers and equipment entering and exiting the roadway.


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