The Clewiston News

Hendry County Road Watch: resurfacing project of SR 80


SR 80 from Dalton Lane to CR 833: Construction project: This project began on Monday, May 1, to 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 them will require full demolition and removal of the existing bridges in order to construct the new ones. Work will also include improving drainage, adding curb and gutter, and installing LED lighting. Estimated project completion is summer 2020. The contractor is AJAX Paving Industries of Florida.