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Road & Dock closures for the week of September 18, 2022

Life - Miami County Post originally published at Life - Miami County Post

CITY OF WEST PALM BEACH ENGINEERING CLOSURES

  • Olive Avenue at Sophia Drive (through mid-October 2022): Closed for underground utility repairs 
    • Motorists should use South Dixie Highway (US1) or Flagler Drive as north-south alternatives. 
  • Banyan Boulevard at Australian Avenue (through November 2022): Southbound left turn lane closures at Australian Boulevard for road improvements within the Banyan Boulevard Streetscape Project. 
  • Banyan Boulevard between Australian Avenue and Quadrille Boulevard (through November 2022): The following traffic pattern changes within the Banyan Boulevard Streetscape Project.
    • Single lane east and westbound Banyan Boulevard traffic through November 2022 to construct a landscaped median.  
    • Access to the Federal Courthouse & Social Security Administration will be via eastbound Banyan Boulevard through November 2022. 
    • Access to the Social Security Administration surface parking lot will be via westbound Banyan Boulevard  through November 2022. 
    • Pedestrian traffic will be maintained throughout the construction period. 
  • Saratoga Road between Stratford Way / Hartford Court  and Middleton Way (until further notice): Road closed for lift station rehabilitation. 
  • Tamarind Avenue between Banyan Boulevard and 7th Street. (through November 2022): Both directions for underground utility work and streetscape. Detours:
    • Northbound Tamarind Avenue traffic should go east on Banyan Boulevard to Rosemary Avenue, north on Rosemary Avenue to 7th Street, and west on 7th Street to Tamarind Avenue.  
    • Southbound Tamarind Avenue traffic should go south on Australian Avenue to Banyan Boulevard and east on Banyan Boulevard to Tamarind Avenue South.
  • Washington Road between Greenwood Drive and Monceaux Road (through late Spring 2023): Road closures as part of a streetscape redesign, including new underground utilities, sidewalks, and storm drainage improvements. Detours:
    • Northbound Washington Road traffic should go west on Monroe Drive to Olive Avenue, north on Olive Avenue to Almeria Road, and east on Almeria Road to Flagler Drive.
    • Southbound Washington Road traffic should go west on Almeria Road to Olive Avenue, south on Olive Avenue to Monroe Drive, and east on Monroe Drive to Washington Road. 
  • Southern Boulevard between Olive Avenue and Malverne Road (through September 2022): One of two eastbound lanes closed to address multiple depressions on Southern Boulevard. 
  • Georgia Avenue between Nottingham Boulevard and Southern Boulevard, and Miller Avenue between Nottingham Boulevard and Southern Boulevard (through Spring 2022): Local traffic only for utility improvements. Flaggers will assist motorists through the work zone. 
  • North Flagler Drive between 34th Street and 36th Street (until further notice): Motorists should expect slow traffic for road construction. Flaggers will assist motorists through the work zone. 
  • North Flagler Drive between 43rd Street and 45th Street (through Summer 2022): Partial daytime lane closures for road construction. 

 EVENTS ROAD CLOSURES

  • North & South Clematis Street between Narcissus Street and Flagler Drive, and Lantana Avenue and between Banyan Boulevard and North Clematis Street – closed, Thursday, September 22, 2022, 4 – 10 p.m., for Clematis by Night produced by West Palm Beach Community Events.  
  • 500 block of Clematis Street – closed, Friday, September 23, 2022, 6 p.m. through Sunday, September 25, 2022, 11 p.m. for an event produced by Moonfest. 

PRIVATE PROJECT ROAD CLOSURES

  • Icon Marina Village – North Flagler Drive between 43rd Street and 45th Street (through December 2022): Periodic closures of the northbound lane for the installation of underground utilities. Flaggers will assist motorists in the work zone. 
  • The Watermark – Datura Street between Quadrille Boulevard and South Dixie Highway (through September 2022): The westbound lane is closed to construct a senior living facility. Motorists should use Clematis Street or Evernia Street as westbound alternatives. 
  • The Grand – 2nd Street between Rosemary Avenue and Sapodilla Avenue (through October 2022): Occasional flagging on 3rd Street.
    • Sapodilla Avenue between Banyan Boulevard and 3rd Street is closed through September 2022.
    • 2nd Street between Rosemary Avenue and Sapodilla Avenue is closed through September 2022.
  • One Flagler – Chase Street between Lakeview Avenue and Okeechobee Boulevard (through December 2023): Road closed for construction. No sidewalk closures. 

PALM BEACH COUNTY ENGINEERING & PUBLIC WORKS ROAD CLOSURES IN THE CITY OF WPB

  • Australian Avenue at L.A. Kirksey/15th Street (until further notice): Periodic southbound right lane closure for underground utility installation. 
  • Australian Avenue south of Belvedere Road (until further notice): Periodic northbound right lane closures for pole installation. 
  • Australian Avenue at Palm Beach Lakes Boulevard (until further notice): Periodic nighttime lane closures for pavement marking. 
  • Australian Avenue  between Banyan Boulevard and 45th Street (until further notice): Periodic daytime and nighttime northbound and southbound lane closures for soil sampling.  This project is a mobile moving operation. 
  • Belvedere Road between Bristol Drive and Australian Avenue (until further notice): Periodic eastbound right turn lane closures and westbound right lane closure for pole installation.  Periodic northbound left-turn lane closure at South Australian Avenue for underground utility work.  
  • Palm Beach Lakes Boulevard from I-95 to Dixie Highway/US1(until further notice): Periodic daytime and nighttime lane closures for pavement markings. 
  • Palm Beach Lakes Boulevard east of Australian Avenue (until further notice): Periodic westbound right turn lane closure for the installation of concrete poles and underground utility work.
  • 45th Street east of Northpoint Boulevard (until further notice): Periodic daytime westbound right lane closures for underground utility work. 
  • North Haverhill Road north of Caribbean Boulevard to Beeline Highway (until further notice):  Intermittent lane closures and traffic shifted to the east side for road widening. 
  • North Florida Mango Road over the Palm Beach County L-2 Canal (north of Bridgeman Drive): Re-opened. Periodic northbound and southbound lane closures with flaggers controlling traffic.   
  • Roebuck Road between Jeaga Middle School/Grassy Waters Elementary and Haverhill Road (until further notice): Periodic weekend daytime lane closures  for pressure cleaning and bridge painting. 
  • For more information about PBC road closures, contact PBC Engineering & Public Works at (561) 684-4000 or visit the Road & Bridge Construction List

FLORIDA DEPT. OF TRANSPORTATION (FDOT) ROAD CLOSURES IN THE CITY OF WPB 

  • Eastbound Southern Boulevard exit ramp to Australian Avenue (Thursday, September 22, 2022 through Friday, September 23, 2022): Closed  from 9 p.m. through 5 a.m. to install a temporary barrier wall for lane expansion. Detours:
    • Motorists will be guided south on Australian Avenue to Southbound Congress Avenue, go south on Congress Avenue to Gun Club Road, make a u-turn on Gun Club Road to northbound Congress Avenue to Australian Avenue northbound. 
  • North and southbound I-95 north of Forest Hill Boulevard to the south of 10th Avenue North in Lake Worth Beach (through Fall of 2023): I-95 may have one lane closed in each direction nightly, 9 p.m. until 5:30 a.m., Sunday through Thursday, for upgrades in lighting, the installation of new pavement and a Road Weather Information System. Entrance and exit ramps will not be affected by construction. A full overnight closure of I-95 northbound is required to install new overhead sign structures. FDOT will provide ample notice before this operation.
  • Southbound Broadway Avenue at 55th Street (through Friday, October 14, 2022): One of three lanes closed, 9 a.m. until 3:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, for cell phone tower installation.  
  • Southern Boulevard eastbound exit ramp to northbound Australian Avenue (through Spring 2023): Traffic is reduced to one lane for widening operations. 
  • For more information, contact FDOT: at (866) 336-8435 or http://www.fdot.gov/

CITY OF WEST PALM BEACH DOCKS

  • Currie Park Boat Docks and Ramps (2400 North Flagler Drive): Ramps are open daily, sunrise to sunset.
  • Lake Mangonia Park Boat Ramps (2957 North Australian Avenue): Ramps are open daily, sunrise to sunset. 
  • Clematis Street Docks (South Clematis Street at South Flagler Drive): Docks are open daily, from 5 a.m. until midnight.  
  • Fern Street Dock (Fern Street at South Flagler Drive): The dock is open daily, from 5 a.m. until midnight. No overnight dockage is allowed for boats, dinghies, or kayaks. The Fern Dock is also the home of a West Palm Beach Marine Patrol Boat and the West Palm Beach Fire Rescue Boat.

Originally published at https://www.wpb.org/Home/Components/News/News/2951/772?npage=6

Life - Miami County Post originally published at Life - Miami County Post