FDOT Begins Work At Beulah Road, Mobile Highway

April 13, 2018

The Florida Department of Transportation is set to begin work to improve Mobile Highway at Beulah Road in Escambia County.

Plans include widening  Mobile Highway east and westbound right turn lanes, drainage improvements, widening Beulah Road to accommodate north and southbound left-turn lanes, and installing a traffic signal.

Much of the work will take place behind a low profile concrete barrier wall to minimize traffic impacts. No lane closures will be allowed from Monday-Friday from 6:30 to 8:30 a.m. or from 1 to 3 p.m. In additio,  no lane closures will be scheduled during special school events.

The project will cost about $1.5 million.

Comments

2 Responses to “FDOT Begins Work At Beulah Road, Mobile Highway”

  1. J Radford on April 14th, 2018 9:42 am

    Mike J
    Installing a traffic signal is listed in the article as part of the project.

  2. Mike J. on April 13th, 2018 12:57 pm

    What this intersection needs most is a traffic light! I know people who were injured at this intersection at night and every day when I drive straight through I see tons of cars backed up on Beulah trying to turn left. I try to slow down every time to be safe yet people trying to pull out from Beulah constantly get close and pull out in front of me. This intersection has seen many accidents in the past few years. Since DOT can put a traffic light at Beulah and 9-Mile, then they can put one here also!!!





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