Weekly roadwatch report for the week of Sept. 18

GLADES/HENDRY COUNTIES – The Florida Department of Transportation weekly report for Glades and Hendry counties. You can obtain a copy of the weekly roadwatch report by logging onto http://www.dot.state.fl.us/publicinformationoffice/D1/news/newsreleases/deafult.shtm. Travelers can visit www.FL511.com or dial 511 from their from their phone to

learn about traffic conditions on major roadways across the state. If you know before you go, you can plan accordingly and save time and money.

HENDRY COUNTY

• SR 82/Immokalee Road from the Lee/Hendry County line to the Hendry/Collier County line: Construction project: Crews widen SR 82 to four lanes from the Lee/Hendry County line to the Hendry/Collier County line. This 1.3 mile project improves drainage to manage water running off the roadway and builds new five-foot sidewalk on the north side of the road. Motorists should expect lane closures through the duration of the project while crews are working and use caution traveling in the work zone.

• Motorists should expect Naples Avenue closed at the intersection of SR 82.

• Drivers should use caution while traveling in this area. Estimated completion is end of 2016. The contractor is Community Asphalt Corporation.

• US 27 from SR 80 to the City of Clewiston: Maintenance contract project: Crews will be landscaping during daytime hours, Monday through Thursday, weather permitting. Motorists should use caution as crews work near the roadway.

• SR 80 from the Lee County line to Cowboy Way: Maintenance contract project: Crews will be landscaping during daytime hours, Monday through Thursday, weather permitting. Motorists should use caution as crews work near the roadway.

• SR 80 from Everhigh Acres Road to US 27: Maintenance contract project: Crews will be landscaping during daytime hours, Monday through Thursday, weather permitting. Motorists should use caution as crews work near the roadway.

GLADES COUNTY

• US 27 from the Hendry County line to CR 720: Maintenance contract 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 from the City of Moore Haven to the Highlands County line: Maintenance contract 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.

• SR 78 in the City of Lakeport: 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.

• SR 78 from SR 29 to US 27: Maintenance contract project: Crews will be landscaping during daytime hours, Monday through Thursday, weather permitting. Motorists should use caution as crews work near the roadway.

• SR 78 at Ortona Road: Maintenance contract project: Motorists should expect the westbound lane closed during daytime hours, Monday through Thursday for crews to repair guardrail, weather permitting. Motorists should use caution as crews work near the roadway.

• SR 29 from the Hendry County line to US 27: Maintenance contract project: Crews will be landscaping during daytime hours, Monday through Thursday, weather permitting. Motorists should use caution as crews work near the roadway.

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