Eyes on the road

The Florida Department of Transportation and Manatee County posted the following notices for the week of June 11:

• SR 64/Manatee Avenue on Perico Island from Martinique Drive to 107th Court West: Crews are improving drainage, constructing sidewalk and bicycle lanes and installing new signage and pavement markings. Work occurs off the roadway and does not require lane closures. Florida Safety Contractors Inc. is the contractor. Expected completion is fall 2018.

• Avenue C: Manatee County crews are replacing force mains. Installation of a 6-inch water main is underway along Avenue C. Intermediate road closures will take place.

• Gulf Drive, between Avenue C and Cortez Road: Continuing through June 29, work on the force main project is underway. Equipment has been mobilized and directional drilling and open-cut installation of a force main along Gulf Drive, between Avenue C and Cortez Road, is expected to continue through June. 10th Street will be closed at Gulf Drive but travelers may access 10th Street by taking 11th or 12th streets to Bay Drive North.

For more information about the pipeline project, go online to amipipereplacement.com.

For the latest road watch information, go online to www.fl511.com or dial 511.

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