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Current Construction Lane Closures in St. Lucie County

Nov 25 - Dec 04, 2020

Midway Road Widening Project, from S. 25th Street to U.S. 1

Traffic Impact:

  • One lane in either direction of Midway Road between 25th Street and U.S. 1 may be closed Monday through Friday except from 6:30 a.m. to 9 a.m. & 4 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. for drainage activities, signalization, bridge work, and embankment/excavation. Two-way traffic will be maintained with a flag crew.

  • The westbound lane of Midway Road between U.S. 1 and 2nd Street will be closed Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. for paving. Two-way traffic will be maintained with a flag crew.

  • One lane in either direction of Oleander Avenue between West 1st Street and just north of Midway Road by Merritt’s Ditch may be closed Monday through Friday except from 7 a.m. to 9 a.m. & 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Two-way traffic will be maintained with a flag crew.

  • One lane in either direction of Sunrise Boulevard between West 1st Street and Augusta Street may be closed Monday through Friday except from 7 a.m. to 9 a.m. & 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Two-way traffic will be maintained with a flag crew.

  • One lane in each direction of 25th St. from 1,200’ north to 500’ south of Midway Road will have daytime and nighttime lane closures Monday through Friday except for between the hours of 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. for paving.

  • One lane in either direction of Melville Road just south of Midway Road may be closed Monday through Friday except from 7 a.m. to 9 a.m. & 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. A flag crew will maintain two-way traffic.

  • One lane in either direction of U.S. 1 at Midway Road may be closed Monday through Friday except from 7 a.m. to 9 a.m. & 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.

  • Eastbound and westbound traffic on Midway Road from 25th Street to just east of the bridge over the North Fork St. Lucie River is shifted to the north on the newly constructed roadway to facilitate roadway construction to the south.

  • Northbound and southbound traffic on Oleander Avenue from 2nd Street to Merritt’s Ditch is shifted to the west on the newly constructed roadway to facilitate roadway construction to the east.

  • Northbound and southbound traffic on Sunrise Boulevard from 1st Street to Charlotta Street is shifted to the west on the newly constructed roadway to facilitate roadway construction to the east.

  • Northbound and southbound traffic on 25th Street from Canoe Creek Lane to approximately 1,000 feet north of Midway Road is shifted to the east to facilitate roadway construction to the west.



Kings Highway Widening Project, from South of State Road 70 to North of the I-95 Overpass

Traffic Impact:

  • The speed limit on Kings Highway from south of Okeechobee Road / State Road 70 to north of the I-95 overpass has been temporarily reduced from 50 MPH to 40 MPH. This speed limit reduction will be in place through the end of the project.

  • One lane in either direction of Kings Highway may be intermittently closed Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. through fall 2022 for roadway work. Two-way traffic will be maintained by a flag crew. During this time, intermittent side street closures may occur, maintaining two-way traffic at all times.

  • Southbound Kings Highway just north of Okeechobee Road is shifted to the east through spring 2021 to facilitate roadway reconstruction. During this time, the southbound to eastbound turning lanes is reduced to one lane.

  • Southbound and northbound Kings Highway at the Orange Avenue intersection is reduced to one lane in each direction through spring 2021, temporarily removing the designated turning lanes, to facilitate roadway reconstruction.

  • Eastbound Orange Avenue just west of Kings Highway is reduced to one through lane through spring 2021 to facilitate roadway reconstruction.

  • Full Closure: Crossroads Parkway just east of Kings Highway is closed for reconstruction of Crossroads Parkway. This full closure is anticipated to be in place through Feb. 2021, weather permitting. During this time, motorists heading north on Kings Highway should detour via Graham Road to South Jenkins Road to Okeechobee Road. Motorists heading southbound on Kings Highway should detour via Okeechobee Road.

  • On Monday, Nov. 30, signal work will take place at the Kings Highway and Orange Avenue intersection from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Law enforcement will be on site to direct traffic. Traffic may be stopped for up to 10 minutes until the new signals are operational. For more information, please contact Community Outreach Specialist Kathleen Dempsey at 772-359-5118.


“Jobs Express Terminal” Gatlin Boulevard Park and Ride Lot Project

Traffic Impact:

  • One eastbound lane of Gatlin Boulevard from Brescia Street and Edgarce Street will be closed Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. through Dec. 2020 for construction of a permanent driveway. For more information, please contact Community Outreach Specialist Kathleen Dempsey at 772-359-5118.


US 1/State Road 5 and State Road 70 Advanced Transportation Management Center (ATMS) Improvements Design-Build Project

Traffic Impact:

  • The northbound and southbound shoulders of U.S. 1 from North 3rd Street to Kings Highway will be intermittently closed Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. through Jan. 8 for utility work.

  • One southbound lane of U.S. 1 from Savanna Club Boulevard to Rio Mar Drive will be closed Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. through Jan. 8 for conduit and pull box installation. During this time, intermittent sidewalk closures will occur, detouring pedestrians to the nearest signalized intersection. For more information, please contact Community Outreach Specialist Kathleen Dempsey at 772-359-5118.


Okeechobee Road/State Road 70 and Midway Road/County Road 712 Intersection Lighting Improvements Project

Traffic Impact:

  • All lanes are open through Dec. 4. For more information, please contact Community Outreach Specialist Kathleen Dempsey at 772-359-5118.


U.S. 1/State Road (SR) 5 Improvement Projects

Traffic Impact:

  • All lanes are open through Dec. 4. For more information, please contact Community Outreach Specialist Kathleen Dempsey at 772-359-5118.


Port St. Lucie Boulevard at Delano Road in Port St. Lucie

Traffic Impact:

  • One lane in each direction of Port St. Lucie Boulevard will be closed Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. through Apr. 21 for signal installation work. For more information, please contact Jake Ridinger at 772-201-1621.


U.S. 1 from Savanna Club Boulevard to Prima Vista Boulevard in Ft. Pierce

Traffic Impact:

  • One northbound lane of U.S. 1 will be closed Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. for utility work. For more information, please contact Steve Jungjohan at 772-882-5084.


State Road A1A from Jackson Way to Regal Road in Ft. Pierce

Traffic Impact:

  • The northbound lane of State Road A1A will be closed Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. for utility work. Two-way traffic will be maintained by a flag crew. For more information, please contact Steve Jungjohan at 772-882-5084.


U.S. 1 from Easy Street to Weatherbee Road in Ft. Pierce

Traffic Impact:

  • One northbound lane of U.S. 1 will be closed Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. for utility work. For more information, please contact Steve Jungjohan at 772-882-5084.


25th Street from Edwards Road to Cortez Boulevard in Ft. Pierce

Traffic Impact:

  • One lane in each direction of 25th Street will be closed Sunday through Thursday night from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. through Dec. 10 for pipe cleaning and inspections. For more information, please contact Michael Botemps at 954-928-7252.


Emerson Avenue / State Road 607 from Waterstone Boulevard to 15th Street SW in Ft. Pierce

Traffic Impact:

  • The northbound lane of Emerson Avenue will be closed Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. through Dec. 18 for utility work. Two-way traffic will be maintained by a flag crew. For more information, please contact Michael Allen at 352-272-1089.


Orange Avenue at the Turnpike Overpass in Ft. Pierce

Traffic Impact:

  • One lane in either direction of Orange Avenue will be closed Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. for installation of pavement markings. Two-way traffic will be maintained by a flag crew. For more information, please contact Glenn Bridges at (321) 388-5667.


I-95 at Midway Road (Exit 126) in Ft. Pierce

Traffic Impact:

  • Advance Notice: One northbound lane of I-95 at Midway Road will be closed, Tuesday, Dec. 8 from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. for high-mast light pole work. For more information, please contact Diego Marentes at 772-215-9338.


Southbound Florida’s Turnpike/SR 91 Entrance Ramp from Becker Road

Traffic Impact:

  • Full Closure: Southbound Florida’s Turnpike/SR 91 entrance ramp from Becker Road will undergo overnight full ramp closures, 10 p.m. Monday, November 30, to 6 a.m. Tuesday, December 1; and 9 p.m. to 6 a.m., Tuesday, December 1, and nightly through Thursday, December 3. Detour information is as follows:

  • Eastbound Becker Road traffic wishing to access southbound Florida’s Turnpike/SR 91 will be directed to Port St. Lucie Boulevard/Citrus Boulevard, travel south on Citrus Boulevard to Martin Highway/SR 714 and travel east on Martin Highway to access southbound Florida’s Turnpike.

  • Westbound Becker Road traffic wishing to access southbound Florida’s Turnpike/SR 91 will be directed to Port St. Lucie Boulevard/Citrus Boulevard, travel south on Citrus Boulevard to Martin Highway/SR 714 and travel east on Martin Highway to access southbound Florida’s Turnpike. For more information, please contact Yasir Mercado at 305-964-4861.



Northbound Florida’s Turnpike/SR 91 Exit Ramp to Becker Road (Exit 138)

Traffic Impact:

  • Full Closure: Northbound Florida’s Turnpike/SR 91 exit ramp to Becker Road (Exit 138) will undergo overnight full ramp closures, 10 p.m. Monday, November 30, to 6 a.m. Tuesday, December 1; and 9 p.m. to 6 a.m., Tuesday, December 1, and nightly through Thursday, December 3. Detour information is as follows:

  • Northbound Florida’s Turnpike/SR 91 traffic wishing to access Becker Road (Exit 138) will be directed to exit at Stuart/SR 714 (Exit 133), travel west on SR 714 to Citrus Boulevard/SW 48 Avenue and travel north on Citrus Boulevard to access Becker Road. For more information, please contact Yasir Mercado at 305-964-4861.



Northbound Florida’s Turnpike/SR 91 Entrance Ramp from Okeechobee Road/SR 70

Traffic Impact:

  • Full Closure: Northbound Florida’s Turnpike/SR 91 entrance ramp from Okeechobee Road/SR 70 will undergo overnight full ramp closures, 10 p.m. Monday, November 30, to 6 a.m. Tuesday, December 1; and 9 p.m. to 6 a.m., Tuesday, December 1, and nightly through Thursday, December 3. Detour information is as follows:

  • Okeechobee Road/SR 70 traffic wishing to access northbound Florida’s Turnpike/SR 91 will be directed to I-95, travel north on I-95 to exit at Vero Beach/SR 60 (Exit 147) and travel west on SR 60 to access northbound Florida’s Turnpike. For more information, please contact Yasir Mercado at 305-964-4861.



Northbound Florida’s Turnpike/SR 91 between Becker Road (Exit 138) and Port St. Lucie Boulevard (Exit 142)

Traffic Impact:

  • Full Closure: Northbound Florida’s Turnpike/SR 91 between Becker Road (Exit 138) and Port St. Lucie Boulevard (Exit 142) will undergo overnight full road closures, 10 p.m. Monday, November 30, to 5 a.m. Tuesday, December 1; and 10 p.m. Tuesday, December 1, to 5 a.m. Wednesday, December 2. Detour information is as follows:

  • Northbound Florida’s Turnpike traffic wishing to continue north will be directed to exit at Becker Road (Exit 138), travel west on Becker Road to I-95, travel north on I-95 to Gatlin Boulevard (Exit 118), travel east on Gatlin Boulevard to Port St. Lucie Boulevard and travel east on Port St. Lucie Boulevard to access northbound Florida’s Turnpike.

  • Eastbound and westbound Becker Road traffic wishing to access northbound Florida’s Turnpike will be directed to travel west on Becker Road to I-95, travel north on I-95 to Gatlin Boulevard (Exit 118), travel east on Gatlin Boulevard to Port St. Lucie Boulevard and travel east on Port St. Lucie Boulevard to access northbound Florida’s Turnpike. For more information, please contact Yasir Mercado at 305-964-4861.



Southbound Florida’s Turnpike/SR 91 between Port St. Lucie Boulevard (Exit 142) and Becker Road (Exit 138)

Traffic Impact:

  • Full Closure: Southbound Florida’s Turnpike/SR 91 between Port St. Lucie Boulevard (Exit 142) and Becker Road (Exit 138) will undergo overnight full road closures, 10 p.m. Wednesday, December 2, to 5 a.m. Thursday, December 3; and 10 p.m. Thursday, December 3, to 5 a.m. Friday, December 4. Detour information is as follows:

  • Southbound Florida’s Turnpike traffic wishing to continue south will be directed to exit at Port St. Lucie Boulevard (Exit 142), travel west on Port St. Lucie Boulevard to Gatlin Boulevard, travel west on Gatlin Boulevard to I-95, travel south on I-95 to Becker Road (Exit 114) and travel east on Becker Road to access southbound Florida’s Turnpike.

  • Eastbound and westbound Port St. Lucie Boulevard traffic wishing to access southbound Florida’s Turnpike will be directed to travel west on Port St. Lucie Boulevard to Gatlin Boulevard, travel west on Gatlin Boulevard to I-95, travel south on I-95 to Becker Road (Exit 114) and travel east on Becker Road to access southbound Florida’s Turnpike. For more information, please contact Yasir Mercado at 305-964-4861.


 


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