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Road Alert - Jan. 3, 2019

Post Date:01/03/2019 4:31 PM

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 

ROAD ALERT

 

This ROAD ALERT was prepared by the Collier County Growth Management Department to inform the community about scheduled road construction and road maintenance projects along major roadways in Collier County where lane closures are planned or traffic flow may be affected. 

COLLIER COUNTY CONSTRUCTION/MAINTENANCE PROJECTS:

95th Avenue North between Vanderbilt Drive and US 41 – On 95th Avenue North between Vanderbilt Drive and US 41 expect intermittent lane closures reducing traffic at times to ONE LANE ONLY for approximately 10 months, with both daytime and overnight hours, weather permitting, as crews perform a utility renewal project in Naples Park. Flagmen will be used, as needed, along with advance warning signs and barricades to assist travelers in this area. 

Airport Road and Enterprise Avenue Intersection – At the Airport Road and Enterprise Avenue intersection expect intermittent lane closures in all directions for approximately one week from 9 a.m., to 3 p.m., weather permitting, as crews perform maintenance on traffic signal poles. Lighted arrow boards, advance warning signs and barricades will be used to assist travelers in this area.  

Immokalee Road at Shark Way (Gulf Coast High School) – At the Immokalee Road at Shark Way intersection expect intermittent lane closures in all directions beginning on Monday, Jan. 7 and continuing for approximately two weeks OVERNIGHT from 9 p.m., to 6 a.m., weather permitting, as crews perform maintenance on traffic signal poles. Lighted arrow boards, advance warning signs and barricades will be used to assist travelers in this area.

Pine Ridge Road and Logan Boulevard Intersection – On Pine Ridge Road at Logan Boulevard expect intermittent lane closures weekdays from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. for approximately five months as crews continue installation of stormwater drainage structures and piping, extend the eastbound through lane another 2,000 feet, and widen the intersection to include dual left turn lanes for westbound to southbound traffic as part of the Pine Ridge Road at Logan Boulevard Intersection Improvements Project. Lighted arrow boards, advance warning signs and barricades will be used to assist travelers in this area. 

Ridge Street between US 41 and Goodlette-Frank Road – Expect Ridge Street between US 41 and Goodlette-Frank Road to be CLOSED TO ALL BUT LOCAL TRAFFIC beginning on Monday, Jan. 7 and continuing for approximately 10 months, weather permitting, as crews working on the West Goodlette-Frank Road Joint Stormwater-Sewer Project perform utility and roadway improvements.  Flagmen will be used, as needed, along with electronic message signs, advance warning signs and barricades to assist travelers in this area. 

Vanderbilt Drive between 91st Avenue North and 101st Avenue North Expect Vanderbilt Drive between 96th Avenue North and 97th Avenue North to be CLOSED. A detour route has been posted.  For the remainder of the project area on Vanderbilt Drive between 91st Avenue North and 101st Avenue North ONLY LOCAL TRAFFIC IS BEING PERMITTED, as crews continue installation of new water mains and stormwater drainage structures. 6th Street has been posted as the detour route. Project completion is expected by end of January 2019. Advance warning signs and barricades are being used to assist drivers in this area. 

White Boulevard between Weber Boulevard and 31st Street SW – On White Boulevard between Weber Boulevard and 31st Street SW near the Cypress Canal expect intermittent lane closures sometimes reducing traffic to ONE LANE ONLY from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., weather permitting, for approximately two weeks as crews working on the Cypress Canal Bridge Replacement Project progress toward completion. In addition, on Thursday, Jan. 3 and on Friday, Jan. 4 expect OVERNIGHT WORK between 7 p.m. and 6 a.m. as crews place asphalt.  This OVERNIGHT WORK will reduce traffic to ONE LANE ONLY.   Drivers are advised to stay alert, use caution and obey all traffic signs when traveling in this area. The speed limit has been reduced to 35 mph through the construction zone. This project is expected to be completed in early 2019. Flagmen will be used, as needed, along with advance warning signs, barrier wall and barricades to assist travelers in this area.  

WORK BY OTHERS:

Bluebill Avenue between Delnor-Wiggins Pass State Park and Vanderbilt Drive - Bluebill Avenue between Delnor-Wiggins Pass State Park and Vanderbilt Drive will be CLOSED TO ALL TRAFFIC BEGINNING ON MONDAY, JAN. 7 AT 7 P.M. AND REOPENING AT 5 A.M. EACH MORNING for approximately one week, weather permitting, as crews working for FPL continue to remove overhead power lines and poles as part of the Vanderbilt Beach Overhead to Underground Utility Burial Project.  Detour routes will be posted. Flagmen, advance warning signs and barricades will be used to assist travelers in this area. 

Vanderbilt Drive side streets on the south end  –  On side streets off the south end of Vanderbilt Drive (south of Bluebill Avenue) including Conners Avenue, Seabee Avenue, Germain Avenue, Seagull Avenue, Willet Avenue and Tradewinds Avenue beginning on Monday, Jan. 7 and continuing for approximately one week from 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., weather permitting, expect intermittent lane closures reducing traffic at times from two lanes (one lane in each direction) to ONE LANE ONLY, as crews working for FPL continue to remove overhead power lines and poles as part of the Vanderbilt Beach Overhead to Underground Utility Burial Project.  Overnight work is also expected for this project on Vanderbilt Drive between Tradewinds Avenue and Vanderbilt Beach Road for approximately one week. Flagmen will be used, as needed, along with advance warning signs and barricades to assist travelers in this area.

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