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Road Alert - July 18, 2019

Post Date:07/18/2019 5:00 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, weather permitting, along major roadways in Collier County where lane closures are planned or traffic flow may be affected.

COLLIER COUNTY CONSTRUCTION/MAINTENANCE PROJECTS:

Location:

10th Street North and Cooper Drive intersection (between Illinois Drive and Frank Whiteman Boulevard)

Time:

24/7; through November 2019

Advisory:

Road will be CLOSED to through traffic, with intermittent daytime lane closures

 

Detour has been posted

 

Flagmen will be used as trucks enter and leave the area, and as needed, along with electronic message boards, advance warning signs and barricades

Reason:

Crews performing utility and roadway improvements as part of the West Goodlette-Frank Road Joint Stormwater-Sewer Project

 

 

Location:

12th Street North between Illinois Drive and Frank Whiteman Boulevard

Time:

24/7; through November 2019

Advisory:

Road will be CLOSED to through traffic

 

Detour has been posted

 

Flagmen will be used as trucks enter and leave the area, and as needed, along with advance warning signs and barricades

Reason:

Crews performing utility and roadway improvements as part of the West Goodlette-Frank Road Joint Stormwater-Sewer Project

 

 

Location:

14th Street North between Illinois Drive and Frank Whiteman Boulevard

Time:

24/7; through November 2019

Advisory:

Road will be CLOSED to through traffic

 

Detour has been posted

 

Flagmen will be used as trucks enter and leave the area, and as needed, along with advance warning signs and barricades

Reason:

Crews performing utility and roadway improvements as part of the West Goodlette-Frank Road Joint Stormwater-Sewer Project

 

 

Location:

20th Court SW between 51st Street SW and 51st Terrace SW

Time:

Friday, July 19 through Dec. 31; 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Advisory:

Intermittent lane closures reducing traffic at times from one lane in each direction to ONE LANE ONLY

 

Flagmen to be used, as needed, along with advance warning signs and barricades

Reason:

Crews constructing new sidewalks

 

 

Location:

49th Terrace SW between 20th Place SW and 19th Place SW

Time:

Through Dec. 1; 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Advisory:

Possible intermittent lane closures reducing traffic at times to ONE LANE ONLY

 

Flagmen to be used, as needed, along with advance warning signs and barricades

Reason:

Crews constructing new sidewalks

   

Location:

95th Avenue North between Vanderbilt Drive and US 41

Time:

Both daytime and overnight hours, for approximately seven months

Advisory:

Expect intermittent lane closures reducing traffic at times to ONE LANE ONLY

 

Flagmen to be used, as needed, along with advance warning signs and barricades

Reason:

Crews performing a utility renewal project in Naples Park

 

 

Location:

Airport Road between Davis Boulevard and Glades Boulevard

Time:

Through Monday, August 5; 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Advisory:

Northbound lane closure, reducing traffic from three lanes to two lanes

 

Flagmen, will be use, as needed, along with lighted arrow boards, advance warning signs, and barricades

Reason:

Crews constructing a turn lane

 

 

Location:

Airport Road between US 41 E and Davis Boulevard

Time:

Through Friday, August 16; OVERNIGHT 8 p.m. to 6 a.m.

Advisory:

Northbound and southbound lane closures, reducing traffic from three lanes to two lanes in each direction

 

Flagmen will be used, as needed, along with lighted arrow boards, advance warning signs, and barricades

Reason:

Crews milling and resurfacing the road

 

 

Location:

Collier Boulevard between Golden Gate Boulevard and Immokalee Road

Time:

Through Thursday, Aug. 1; 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Advisory:

Intermittent lane closures

 

Flagmen, as needed, along with lighted arrow boards, rolling trucks with signage, advance warning signs, and barricades

Reason:

Crews installing irrigation and landscape in medians

 

 

Location:

Francis Avenue between Shadowlawn Drive and Airport Road

Time:

24/7 through Tuesday, Aug. 6; 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Advisory:

CLOSED to all through traffic; local traffic will be accommodated

 

Detour will be posted

 

Electronic message boards, advance warning signs, and barricades will be used

Reason:

Crews installing pipe under and alongside the roadway

 

 

Location:

Goodlette-Frank Road between Golden Gate Parkway to Pine Ridge Road

Time:

Through Wednesday, August 17; 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Advisory:

Intermittent lane closures

 

Flagmen will be used, as needed, along with lighted arrow boards, advance warning signs, rolling truck with signage, and barricades

Reason:

Crews performing landscape work

 

 

Location:

Illinois Drive and Cooper Drive between 10th Street N and 14th Street N

Time:

Through November 2019

Advisory:

Intermittent daytime lane closures as flagmen assist trucks entering and leaving the area

 

Flagmen will be used, as needed, along with electronic message boards, advance warning signs and barricades

Reason:

Crews performing flagging operations in preparation of utility and roadway improvements as part of the West Goodlette-Frank Road Joint Stormwater-Sewer Project

 

 

Location:

Immokalee Road at 39th Ave NE between Waterways Boulevard and Shady Hollow Boulevard E

Time:

Through Thursday, July 24; 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Advisory:

Intermittent northbound and southbound lane closures, at times reducing traffic from two lanes in each direction to one lane in each direction

 

Lighted arrow boards, advance warning signs, and barricades will be used

Reason:

Crews installing pipe under the roadway

 

 

Location:

Immokalee Road between Collier Boulevard and Wilson Boulevard

Time:

Through Wednesday, October 16; 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Advisory:

Intermittent lane closures

 

Flagmen will be used, as needed, along with lighted arrow boards, rolling trucks with signage, advance warning signs, and barricades

Reason:

Crews installing irrigation and landscaping in medians

 

 

Location:

Ridge Street between US 41 and Goodlette-Frank Road

Time:

24/7 through October 2019

Advisory:

Road will be CLOSED to through traffic

 

Detour has been posted

 

Flagmen will be used, as needed, along with electronic message boards, advance warning signs and barricades

Reason:

Crews performing utility and roadway improvements as part of the West Goodlette-Frank Road Joint Stormwater-Sewer Project

 

 

Location:

US 41 E between Davis Boulevard and Collier Boulevard

Time:

Through Friday, July 26; 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Advisory:

Intermittent westbound and eastbound inside lane closures, reducing traffic from three lanes to two lanes in each direction

 

Lighted arrow boards, advance warning signs, and barricades will be used

Reason:

Crews performing mulch installation

 

 

Location:

Vanderbilt Beach Road between Vanderbilt Drive and Gulf Pavillion Drive

Time:

Through Friday, July 26; 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Advisory:

Intermittent westbound through lane closures reducing through traffic to one lane, at times, slowing traffic in both directions

 

Flagmen will be used, as needed, along with lighted arrow boards, advance warning signs and barricades

Reason:

Crews constructing paved shoulder and bike lane

 

 

Location:

Vanderbilt Drive between 91st Avenue North and 106th Avenue North

Time:

24/7 (project completion expected end of August)

Advisory:

This roadway segment between 101st and 105th Avenue North is CLOSED; and intersection at Vanderbilt Drive and 103rd Avenue North is CLOSED. For the remainder of the project area on Vanderbilt Drive between 101st Avenue North and 106th Avenue North, ONLY LOCAL TRAFFIC IS BEING PERMITTED.

 

Advance warning signs and barricades are in place

Detour:

6th Street N. has been posted as the detour route

Reason:

Installation of new water mains and stormwater drainage structures

 

 

 

 

WORK BY OTHERS:

Location:

Green Boulevard between Collier Boulevard and 41st Lane SW

Time:

Through Wednesday, July 31; 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Advisory:

Expect westbound through lane closures reducing traffic from two lanes to one lane

 

Lighted arrow boards, advance warning signs and barricades will be used

Reason:

Crews constructing a turn lane

 

 

Location:

Immokalee Road between Riverchase Boulevard and Creekside Trail

Time:

Through Thursday, Aug. 1; 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Advisory:

Intermittent eastbound and westbound lane closures reducing traffic from three lanes in each direction to two lanes in each direction

 

Lighted arrow boards, advance warning signs, and barricades will be used

Reason:

Crews performing modification of median curb, sidewalk and bull nose

 

 

Location:

Immokalee Road between Rock Road and Wilson Boulevard N

Time:

Through Wednesday, Aug. 28; 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Advisory:

Intermittent eastbound lane closures reducing traffic at times from three lanes to two lanes

 

Lighted arrow boards, advance warning signs, and barricades will be used

Reason:

Crews working for the South Florida Water Management District constructing a curb cut

 

 

Location:

Immokalee Road and Twin Eagles Boulevard Intersection between Moulder Drive and Rock Road

Time:

24/7 through Friday, July 26; OVERNIGHT 8 p.m. to 6 a.m.

Advisory:

Westbound left turn lane at median crossover is CLOSED

 

Advance warning signs, and barricades will be used

Reason:

Crews installing brick pavers in median

 

 

Location:

Innovation Drive (formerly Creekside Street) at Creekside Boulevard/Innovation Boulevard

Time:

Through Dec. 31

Advisory:

CLOSED TO ALL TRAFFIC. Detour route will be posted.

 

Flagmen will be used, as needed, along with electronic message boards, advance warning signs, and barricades

Reason:

Crews constructing new roundabout

 

 

Location:

Oil Well Road between Everglades Boulevard N and Oil Well Grade Road

Time:

Through Thursday, Aug. 8; 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Advisory:

Expect eastbound through lane closures reducing traffic from TWO LANES TO ONE LANE

 

Flagmen will be used, as needed, along with lighted arrow boards, advance warning signs, and barricades

Reason:

Crews working on power lines for Lee County Electric Cooperative

 

 

Location:

Shadowlawn Drive between US 41 E and Lois Street

Time:

Through Thursday, Aug. 8; 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Advisory:

CLOSED to all traffic

 

Detour will be posted

 

Flagmen will be used, as needed, along with lighted arrow boards, advance warning signs, and barricades

Reason:

Crews constructing drainage, sidewalk, curb, and turn lane

 

 

24/7: 24 hours per day/seven days per week

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Rainy Season Advisory

Do not drive on roads that are under water. If you cannot see the pavement markings or the edge of pavement it is best not to risk driving into deep water. ‘Turn around, don’t drown.’

If all traffic signals at an intersection are damaged, missing, or without power, treat the intersection as a FOUR-WAY STOP situation. However, if drivers approach a signalized intersection where the signal is in flash mode, drivers approaching from the flashing yellow side should proceed with caution and those approaching from the flashing red side should treat the situation as a stop sign.

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