The Clewiston News

Hendry County Roadwatch Report for week of October 1

US 27 from the Palm Beach County Line to the Glades County Line: Maintenance project: Crews will be landscaping near the roadway during daytime hours, Monday through Thursday, weather permitting. Motorists should use caution as crews work near the roadway.

US 27 at Berner Road: Maintenance permit project: Crews will be cleaning ditches during daytime hours Monday through Thursday, weather permitting. Motorists should use caution as crews work near the roadway.

SR 82 from the Collier County Line to the Lee County Line: Maintenance project: Crews will be repairing signs near the roadway during daytime hours, Monday through Thursday, weather permitting. Motorists should use caution as crews work near and on the roadway.

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. Estimated project completion is summer 2020. The contractor is AJAX Paving Industries of Florida.

SR 80 from Double J. Acres Road to CR 78A: Maintenance permit project: Motorists should expect intermittent eastbound and westbound lane closures from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. while crews construct turn lanes, weather permitting. Motorists should use caution as crews work near the roadway.

SR 80 from Dalton Lane to Indian Hills Drive: Maintenance permit project: Crews will be relocating utilities near the roadway during daytime hours, Monday through Friday, weather permitting. Motorists should use caution as crews work near the roadway.

SR 80 from CR 833 to US 27: Maintenance permit project: Crews will be landscaping near the roadway during daytime hours, Monday through Friday, weather permitting. Motorists should use caution as crews work near the roadway.

SR 29 just north of the LaBelle Bridge: Maintenance permit project: Crews will be cleaning ditches during daytime hours Monday through Thursday, weather permitting. Motorists should use caution as crews work near the roadway.

SR 29 at Felda Church Road: Maintenance permit project: Crews will be repairing signals at the intersection during daytime hours, Monday through Friday, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., weather permitting. Motorists should use caution as crews work near the roadway.

SR 29 over the Caloosahatchee River: Maintenance contract project: Motorists should expect intermittent northbound and southbound lane closures during nighttime/overnight hours from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. Monday, October 2 through Thursday, October 5 while crews perform maintenance on the bridge, weather permitting. Motorists are advised to use caution and expect delays.