Forrey Drive in LaBelle is now open

LABELLE — Forrey Drive from State Road 80 to E. Cowboy Way is now open. Southern Striping Solutions, LLC, a Hendry County Road & Bridge contractor, along with its subcontractors, recently completed a roadway project on Forrey Drive which included milling and resurfacing of Forrey Drive from Sate Road 80 to E. Cowboy Way. This […]

Road Watch for Hendry County

Motorists are reminded to wear safety belts and drive with caution, courtesy, common sense, and patience as they travel through work zones. Remember, speeding fines are doubled in work zones. SR 80 at Riverbend RV Park: Maintenance permit project: Crews will be installing underground utilities near the roadway during daytime hours, Monday through Thursday, weather […]

Meeting targets Hendry County traffic safety

The Hendry County Traffic Safety meeting of Nov. 1 reported that there were no fatalities by car crashes in the month of September. Compared with 2017, the number of fatalities for the entire year went up from eight in 2017 to 11 in 2018. The number of crashes is down, but the total fatalities went […]

Road closure on Francisco Street scheduled Sept. 24

CLEWISTON — On Monday, Sept.24, Lynch Paving & Construction Company, Inc., a Hendry County Road & Bridge Contractor, along with its subcontractors, will begin a roadway project which will include milling and resurfacing Francisco Street from Sonora Avenue to U.S. 27. For the safety of the motorist, residents, and workers within the project limits, Francisco […]

Hendry County hosts traffic safety meeting

For the month of August, there have been no fatalities due to crashes in Hendry County. The total amount of fatal crashes went up compared with last year, but the total number of crashes and injured went down compared to 2017. The “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” campaign was successful. The Hendry County Sheriff’s […]

Hendry County RoadWatch Report for week of March 11

HENDRY COUNTY US 27 from SR 80 to the Palm Beach County Line: Maintenance contract project: Crews will be installing underground 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 Eucalyptus Road to the Lee County line:  Maintenance project: […]

Hendry County RoadWatch report for week of March 4

US 27 from SR 80 to the Palm Beach County Line: Maintenance contract project: Crews will be installing underground 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 Belmont Street to Birchwood Parkway: Maintenance permit project: Crews will be […]

Hendry County Roadwatch Report for week of Feb. 25

HENDRY COUNTY US 27 from SR 80 to the Palm Beach County Line: Maintenance contract project: Crews will be installing underground utilities near the roadway during daytime hours, Monday through Friday, weather permitting. Motorists should use caution as crews work near the roadway. US 27 from the Glades County line to Flag Hole Road: Maintenance […]

Hendry County RoadWatch Report for week of Feb. 18

HENDRY COUNTY Park Avenue to Bridge Street (SR 29) LaBelle: Special permit: Motorists should expect delays from 8 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 24 from Park Avenue to Bridge Street (SR 29) in LaBelle for the Swamp Cabbage Parade. The parade will begin on Park Avenue traveling eastbound to Bridge Street, then travel […]

County Road & Bridge Department closes county roads temporarily

HENDRY COUNTY – The Hendry County Road & Bridge Department will be temporarily closing County Road 833 (CR 833/Sam Jones Trail) from Keri Road/County Road 832 (CR 832) south to County Road 846 (CR 846) beginning daily Feb. 15 through Feb. 17 during the hours of 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Motorists traveling north on […]