FDOT: Weekly Traffic Alerts

December 4, 2017

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 110 (I-110) Routine Bridge Maintenance over Bay Center Parking Lot- The southbound, right lane will be closed over Bay Center parking lot from 8 p.m. Monday, Dec. 4 to 5 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 5 as crews repair bridge joints.
  • U.S. 98 (Chase Street) over State (S.R.) Road 291 (Alcaniz Street) Routine Maintenance- Traffic on Chase Street will be reduced to one lane over Alcaniz Street from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. Monday, December 4 and Tuesday, Dec. 5 as crews replace joints on the overpass.
  • U.S. 98 (Pensacola Bay Bridge) Routine Maintenance- East and Westbound traffic can expect intermittent lane restrictions from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 5 and Wednesday, Dec. 6 as crews repair overhead lighting on the bridge.
  • U.S. 98 (S.R. 30) Pensacola Bay Bridge Replacement – Alternating lane closures on U.S. 98 east and westbound (Bayfront Parkway), from 14th Avenue to the Gulf Breeze side of the bridge, from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. Monday, Nov. 27 through Saturday, Dec. 2 as crew’s place pavement markings, pour concrete, and perform bridge repairs.
  • S.R. 4 over Wilson Branch Creek and East Relief Routine Bridge Maintenance- Eastbound traffic on S.R. 4 can expect lane restrictions to occur from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 12 as crews perform a routine inspection on the bridges located over Wilson Branch Creek, 2.7 miles east of U.S. 29 and East Relief, three miles east of U.S. 29.
  • I-10/U.S. 29 Interchange Improvements Phase I – The following traffic impacts are planned on I-10 and U.S. 29 near the interchange (Exits 10A and 10B) from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. Monday, Nov. 27 through Thursday, Nov. 30:
    • Alternating east and westbound I-10 and north and southbound U.S. 29 lane closures.
    • The U.S. 29 on-ramps to I-10 eastbound will be intermittently closed. Traffic will be detoured on U.S. 29 to access I-10 eastbound.
    • The exit ramp from I-10 westbound to U.S. 29 south (Exit 10A) will be intermittently closed. Traffic will be detoured to U.S. 29 north (Exit 10B).
    • Alternating lane closures on the I-10 westbound exit ramp to U.S. 29 north (Exit 10B).
  • U.S. 29 Widening from I-10 to Nine Mile Road- Drivers traveling U.S. 29 and Nine Mile Road will encounter traffic pattern changes from 8 p.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 3 through Saturday, Dec. 9 as follows:
    • Nine Mile Road at the U.S. 29 overpass: The nightly eas­tbound traffic shift onto the westbound inside travel lane continue as crews prepare the area for construction of the support column for the new center bridge deck.
    • U.S. 29 between I-10 and 9 1/2 Mile Road: Drivers may experience alternating lane closures as crews perform drainage operations.
  • S.R. 742 (Creighton Road) Construction Improvement Project from east of Davis Highway to Scenic Highway – Intermittent and alternating lane closures between Davis Highway and Scenic Highway from 8:30 p.m. to 5:30 a.m. Sunday, Dec. 3 through Saturday, Dec. 9 continue as crews perform milling and paving operations, curb replacement, sidewalk repairs, and Americans with Disabilities Act upgrades.
  • Nine Mile Road (S.R. 10/U.S. 90A) Widening from Pine Forest Road to U.S. 29- Alternating lane closures continue on Untreiner Avenue as crews perform jack and bore operations.

Santa Rosa County:

  • S.R. 87 (Steward Street) at U.S. 90 (Caroline Street) northbound to Dogwood Drive- S.R. 87 will be closed at U.S. 90 to Dogwood Drive for parade festivities Saturday, Dec. 2 from 3 p.m. to 10 p.m.  Law enforcement will be on site. Drivers use caution.
  • U.S. 98 (S.R. 30) Pensacola Bay Bridge Replacement – Alternating lane closures on U.S. 98 east and westbound, from the Pensacola side of the bridge to Bay Bridge Drive in Gulf Breeze, from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. Monday, Dec. 4 through Saturday, Dec. 9 as crews place pavement markings, pour concrete, and perform bridge repairs.
  • I-10 Widening from Escambia Bay Bridge to Avalon Boulevard (S.R. 281/Exit 22) - Alternating lane closures on I-10, from the Escambia Bay Bridge to east of S.R. 281 (Avalon Boulevard/Exit 22), from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. Sunday, Dec. 3 through Friday, Dec. 8 as crews work to widen the roadway. In addition, alternating lane closures on Avalon Boulevard, near the I-10 interchange, as crews reconstruct the overpass.
  • U.S. 90 Turn Lane Construction between Shadow Oak Lane and Spears Street- The westbound lane will be restricted between Shadow Oak Lane and Spears Street from 8 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 5 and 5 a.m., Wednesday, Dec. 6 as crews install pavement markers and construct new right turn lane
  • S.R. 87 Multilane from Eglin AFB boundary to Hickory Hammock Road – Traffic between County Road 184 (Hickory Hammock Road) and the Eglin AFB boundary is restricted to loads less than 11-feet wide. The restriction will be in place until the project is complete.
  • U.S. 90 Roadway Testing over Simpson River- Beginning Monday, Dec. 11 and continuing through Thursday, Dec. 21 east and westbound traffic over Simpson River can expect intermittent lane restrictions from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. Monday through Thursday as crews perform roadway testing.
  • S.R. 87 Pipe Maintenance from Laredo Street to Nevada Street- Drivers can expect intermittent lane restrictions from 7 p.m. to 5 a.m. Monday through Thursday as crews continue to seal and line existing pipes.

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 through a work zone and to watch for construction workers and equipment entering and exiting the roadway.

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