Florida Department of TRANSPORTATION

First Coast Expressway from N. of Argyle Forest Blvd to Blanding Blvd

Overview

The second project of the First Coast Expressway/Toll-23 along State Road 23 is from north of Argyle Forest Boulevard to Blanding Boulevard (State Road 21) (6 miles). Tolls will not be collected until both segments are complete. 

Construction activities include:

  • Add two lanes along the project limits from north of Argyle Forest Boulevard to Blanding Boulevard.
  • Resurface all existing pavement within the project limits.
  • Construct interchanges at Argyle Forest Boulevard, OakLeaf Plantation Parkway and Blanding Boulevard (State Road 21). The First Coast Expressway will travel over the side roads.
  • The First Coast Expressway will also have overpasses above Trail Ridge Road and Old Jennings Road.
  • Build automated tolling facilities for electronically paid tolls.
  • Construct drainage ponds and an underground stormwater system.
Dragados USA, Inc./TY Lin International were selected as the design/build team.

Traffic Impacts

Blanding Boulevard/SR 21 traffic impacts in Clay County
August 10-16, 2019

Daytime lane closures over South Prong Black Creek Saturday from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. for bridge replacement.

Daytime southbound lane closures weekdays on Blanding Boulevard from County Road 220 to Allie Murray Road from 6 a.m. to 2 p.m. and nighttime northbound lane closures weeknights from 8:30 p.m. to 6 a.m. for road work.

103rd Street traffic impacts
August 10-16, 2019

Daytime lane closures at New World Avenue Wednesday through September 4 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. for road work.

Project Photos

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Project Details

Project Start:May 2014
Expected Completion:Spring 2019
Cost:$84.9 million
Project #:430565-1
RoadsState Road 23
CountiesClay
CitiesMiddleburg

Contact

Sara Pleasants
386-269-3490

First Coast Expressway from N. of Argyle Forest Blvd to Blanding Blvd

Overview

The second project of the First Coast Expressway/Toll-23 along State Road 23 is from north of Argyle Forest Boulevard to Blanding Boulevard (State Road 21) (6 miles). Tolls will not be collected until both segments are complete. 

Construction activities include:

  • Add two lanes along the project limits from north of Argyle Forest Boulevard to Blanding Boulevard.
  • Resurface all existing pavement within the project limits.
  • Construct interchanges at Argyle Forest Boulevard, OakLeaf Plantation Parkway and Blanding Boulevard (State Road 21). The First Coast Expressway will travel over the side roads.
  • The First Coast Expressway will also have overpasses above Trail Ridge Road and Old Jennings Road.
  • Build automated tolling facilities for electronically paid tolls.
  • Construct drainage ponds and an underground stormwater system.
Dragados USA, Inc./TY Lin International were selected as the design/build team.

Project Details

Project Start:May 2014
Expected Completion:Spring 2019
Cost:$84.9 million
Project #:430565-1
RoadsState Road 23
CountiesClay
CitiesMiddleburg

Contact

Sara Pleasants
386-269-3490

Traffic Impacts

Blanding Boulevard/SR 21 traffic impacts in Clay County
August 10-16, 2019

Daytime lane closures over South Prong Black Creek Saturday from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. for bridge replacement.

Daytime southbound lane closures weekdays on Blanding Boulevard from County Road 220 to Allie Murray Road from 6 a.m. to 2 p.m. and nighttime northbound lane closures weeknights from 8:30 p.m. to 6 a.m. for road work.

103rd Street traffic impacts
August 10-16, 2019

Daytime lane closures at New World Avenue Wednesday through September 4 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. for road work.

Project Photos

 
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