Eyes on the road

The Florida Department of Transportation and Manatee County posted the following notices for the week of June 18:

  • 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.
  • Gulf Drive between Avenue C and Cortez Road: 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 the month. To accommodate the work being performed, 10th Street will be closed at Gulf Drive. However, travelers can access 10th Street by taking 11th or 12th streets to Bay Drive North.

Avenue C from Gulf Drive toward 26th Street: Crews are working on installing an force main down the center of Avenue C. Intermittent road closures will be in place as work is performed along each segment.

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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