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Current Construction Lane Closures in St. Lucie County

July 23 - July 30, 2021

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

Traffic Impact:

  • Nighttime lane closures will occur along the project Tuesday through Friday from 7 p.m. to 7 a.m. for paving at the following locations:

  • One lane in either direction of U.S. 1 at Midway Road

  • One lane in either direction of Midway Road between U.S. 1 and 2nd Street

  • One eastbound lane of Midway Road between Jorgensen Road and 25th Street

  • One lane in each direction of 25th Street from River Hammock Lane to Divine Road

Turning lanes may be intermittently closed, and motorists will still be able to make the turn using the through lane. While paving through the intersections, short-term intermittent closures may occur, and motorists will be temporarily diverted to side streets.

  • Nighttime lane closure will occur along the project Tuesday through Friday from 6 p.m. to 7 a.m. for paving at the following locations:

  • One lane in either direction of Sunrise Boulevard between Midway Roadand just north of Charlotta Street

  • One lane in either direction of Oleander Avenue between West 2ndStreet and Midway Road

Two-way traffic will be maintained with a flag crew. Turning lanes may be intermittently closed, and motorists will still be able to make the turn using the through lane. While paving through the intersection, short-term intermittent closures may occur, and motorists will be temporarily diverted to side streets.

  • 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. For more information, please contact Interim Community Outreach Specialist Melissa Readling 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 Jul. 2021 for construction of a permanent driveway.

  • One northbound lane of Brescia Street just south of Gatlin Boulevard may be closed Sunday through Thursday night from 11 p.m. to 6 a.m. through Jul. 2021 for driveway turnout construction. During this time, pedestrian traffic may be detoured to the other side of Brescia Street.

  • The westbound lane of Hayworth Avenue between The Home Depot and Edgarce Street may be closed Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. through Jul. 2021 for driveway turnout construction. Two-way traffic will be maintained by a flag crew. For more information, please contact Interim Community Outreach Specialist Melissa Readling 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 Aug. 31 for utility work.

  • One northbound lane of U.S. 1 from Orange Avenue to Causeway Drive will be intermittently closed Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. through Jul. 30 for conduit and pull box installation. During this time, intermittent sidewalk closures will occur, detouring pedestrians to the nearest signalized intersection.

  • One southbound lane of U.S. 1 from Avenue C to Avenue M will be intermittently closed Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. through Aug. 31 for conduit and pull box installation. During this time, intermittent sidewalk closures will occur, detouring pedestrians to the nearest signalized intersection.

  • The southbound shoulder of U.S. 1 from Savanna Club Boulevard to Rio Mar Drive will be closed intermittently Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. through Aug. 31 for conduit and pull box installation. During this time, intermittent sidewalk closures will occur, detouring pedestrians to the nearest signalized intersection.

  • One northbound lane of U.S. 1 from Rio Mar Drive to Orange Avenue will be intermittently closed Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. through Aug. 31 for conduit and pull box installation. During this time, intermittent northbound turn lane and sidewalk closures will occur. Pedestrians will be detoured to the nearest signalized intersection.

  • One eastbound lane of State Road 70 from South 41st Street to U.S. 1 will be closed Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. through Aug. 31 for conduit and pull box installation.

  • One lane in each direction of State Road 70 from Kings Highway to South 41stStreet will be closed Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. through Aug. 31 for conduit and pull box installation.

  • One lane in each direction of State Road 70 from Kings Highway to South 41stStreet will be closed Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. through Aug. 31 for conduit and pull box installation.

  • The left westbound lane of Okeechobee Road at the State Road 70/Virginia Avenue intersection will be closed Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. through Aug. 31 for traffic controller work. For more information, please contact Interim Community Outreach Specialist Melissa Readling at 772-359-5118.

Traffic Impact:

  • One lane in each direction of U.S. 1 from Rio Mar Drive to Dennison Drive will be closed Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. for utility work. For more information, please contact Rafael Ureña at 772-882-5084.

  • One southbound lane of U.S. 1 from Tropical Isle Way to Midway Road will be closed Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. for paving. For more information, please contact Rafael Ureña at 772-882-5084.


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

Traffic Impact:

  • One lane in each direction of U.S. 1 from Port St. Lucie Boulevard to Rio Mar Drive will be intermittently closed Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Sunday through Thursday night from 7 p.m. to 7 a.m. for sidewalk repair work. During this time, sections of the sidewalk will be closed. Detour signage will be in place, directing pedestrians to the nearest signalized intersection.

  • One southbound lane of U.S. 1 at Virginia Avenue will be closed Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. for sidewalk repair work. During this time, sections of the sidewalk will be closed. Detour signage will be in place, directing pedestrians to the nearest signalized intersection. For more information, please contact Interim Community Outreach Specialist Melissa Readling at 772-359-5118.

Emerson Avenue from Waterstone Boulevard to 15th Street SW in Ft. Pierce

Traffic Impact:

  • Starting Wednesday, July 28, the northbound lane of Emerson Avenue will be closed Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. through Aug. 13 for utility work. Two-way traffic will be maintained by a flag crew. For more information, please contact Jonah Davis at 352-801-6666.

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 Rafael Ureña at 772-882-5084.

State Road A1A from Shorewinds Drive to S. Lakeview Circle in Ft. Pierce

Traffic Impact:

  • One lane in either direction 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 Rafael Ureña at 772-882-5084.

25th Street from Rosarita Avenue to St. Lucie Boulevard in Ft. Pierce

Traffic Impact:

  • One lane in each direction of 25th Street will be closed Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. through Aug. 20 for maintenance work. For more information, please contact Mario Jacas at 305-803-9504.

25th Street from Avenue P to St. Lucie Boulevard in Ft. Pierce

Traffic Impact:

  • One lane in each direction of 25th Street will be closed Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. through Aug. 20 for maintenance work. For more information, please contact Mario Jacas at 305-803-9504.

State Road 713/Turnpike Feeder Road from Indrio Road to Miramar Avenue in Ft. Pierce

Traffic Impact:

  • One lane in either direction of Turnpike Feeder Road will be closed Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. for utility work. For more information, please contact Rafael Ureña at 772-882-5084.

Orange Avenue/SR 68 just east of 33rd Street in Ft. Pierce

Traffic Impact:

  • One lane in either direction of Orange Avenue will undergo a rolling lane closure Tuesday, July 27 from 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. for road deflection testing. For more information, please contact Walter Adamcewicz at 732-484-1372

Southbound Florida’s Turnpike/SR 91 Exit Ramp to Okeechobee Road/Ft. Pierce/SR 70 (Exit 152)

Traffic Impact:

  • Full Closure: Southbound Florida’s Turnpike/SR 91 exit ramp to Okeechobee Road/Ft. Pierce/SR 70 (Exit 152) will undergo an overnight full ramp closure, 10 p.m. Sunday, July 25, to 6 a.m. Monday, July 26, and overnight full ramp closures, 9 p.m. to 6 a.m., Monday, July 26, and nightly through Friday, July 30. Detour information is as follows:

  • Southbound Florida’s Turnpike/SR 91 traffic wishing to access Okeechobee Road/SR 70 (Exit 152) will be directed to exit at Port St. Lucie Boulevard (Exit 142), travel north on Bayshore Boulevard to Crosstown Parkway, travel west on Crosstown Parkway to I-95 northbound, and travel north to access Okeechobee Road/SR 70 (Exit 129). For more information, please contact Fiorella Teodista at 954-663-0612.

Northbound Florida’s Turnpike/SR 91 between Okeechobee Road/Ft. Pierce/SR 70 (Exit 152) and Yeehaw Junction/SR 60 (Exit 193)

Traffic Impact:

  • Full Closure: Northbound Florida’s Turnpike/SR 91 between Okeechobee Road/Ft. Pierce/SR 70 (Exit 152) and Yeehaw Junction/SR 60 (Exit 193) will undergo an overnight full road closure, 10 p.m. Tuesday, July 25, to 5 a.m. Thursday, July 29.

Traffic Impact:

  • Northbound Florida’s Turnpike/SR 91 traffic wishing to continue north will be directed to exit at Okeechobee Road/Ft. Pierce/SR 70 (Exit 152), travel east on Okeechobee Road to I-95, travel north on I-95 to exit at Vero Beach/Lake Wales/SR 60 (Exit 147) and travel west on SR 60 to access northbound Florida’s Turnpike.

  • Okeechobee Road/Ft. Pierce/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/Lake Wales/SR 60 (Exit 147) and travel west on SR 60 to access northbound Florida’s Turnpike.

  • During this closure, northbound Florida’s Turnpike/SR 91 traffic will not be able to access the Ft. Drum Service Plaza (milepost 184). The facility’s gas station, convenience store and restaurants will remain open for southbound Florida’s Turnpike traffic. The Port St. Lucie/Fort Pierce Service Plaza (milepost 144) and Canoe Creek (milepost 229) are alternate stops for northbound Florida’s Turnpike drivers. For more information, please contact Fiorella Teodista at 954-663-0612.

 


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