The Clewiston News

FDOT RoadWatch Advisory for SR 80 Indian Hills Drive in Hendry County


SR 80 from Dalton Lane to CR 833: Construction project: Crews will widen approximately 11 miles of roadway from two to four lanes and add new turning lanes. Additional work includes repaving the current lanes of SR 80 and constructing ten new bridges. Three of the bridges will require full demolition and removal of the existing bridges in order to construct the new ones. Work also includes drainage improvements, adding curb and gutter, and installing LED lighting. Drivers should use caution while traveling in this area. Estimated project completion is summer 2020. The contractor is AJAX Paving Industries of Florida.

The exit at the Glades RV Resort on Indian Hills Drive will be closed on Wednesday, June 20, from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. while crews install storm drain pipe. Motorists will be routed to the entrance for exiting the park. Please follow the posted detour signs.