This project along U.S. 17 (State Road 15) from Black Creek Trail to Water Oak Lane in Fleming Island involves milling and resurfacing the roadway, minor drainage repair, construction of a new right turn lane at Pat’s Nursery, replacing the pour seal on the north end of the Black Creek Bridge, signal improvements at Fleming Plantation Boulevard, widening to accommodate a bicycle lane at several turn lanes, driveway stabilization and other incidental construction. The contractor is Hubbard Construction Company.
Most project work will occur during daytime hours Monday through Friday. No lane closures will be permitted between 5:30 a.m. and 9 a.m. Monday through Friday, and no lane closures will be permitted within 600 feet of the signal at Fleming Plantation Boulevard between 5:30 a.m. and 8 p.m. seven days a week. The current posted speed limit of 55 miles per hour will be maintained throughout construction.
Traffic will be maintained in accordance with FDOT standard plans throughout the project. When lane closures are needed, drivers will be alerted in advance via portable, changing message signs. Lane closure notices are available under the Traffic Alerts tab.
The Florida Department of Transportation urges motorists to always follow the speed limit and stay within the limits of orange cones and barrels while traveling through construction zones. Call (904) 831-FDOT with any questions about this or other projects within FDOT District 2.