The contractor for the Southern Boulevard Bridges Replacement Project will be completing paving operations. A traffic shift will occur starting the week of June 26 daily, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., at the following locations:
- State Road (SR) 80 Southern Boulevard between the main bascule (draw) bridge and Mar-a-Lago
- The east side of SR 80 Southern Boulevard adjacent to Mar-a-Lago
- Flagler Drive and SR 80 Southern Boulevard
Paving operations will take place in phases, one location at a time will be impacted and flaggers will be in place directing motorists to maintain traffic.
The Southern Boulevard (SR 80) Bridges Replacement Project includes replacing the existing bascule (draw) bridge and tide relief bridge over the Inner Coastal Water Way and Lake Worth Lagoon between the City of West Palm Beach and the Town of Palm Beach.
The project limits are between Washington Road in West Palm Beach and State Road A1A/South Ocean Boulevard in Palm Beach. New decorative lighting, pedestrian features, traffic signals, signage and drainage, are included. Active construction began April 3, 2017, and will last until summer 2023. The estimated construction cost is $97 million.
FOR MORE INFORMATION, PLEASE CONTACT
ANDREA PACINI | Community Outreach Specialist
Phone: (561) 214-3358
BODLER BARTHELEMY, P.E. | FDOT Project Manager
Phone: (561) 370-1127
Please visit the project website at www.southernblvdbridge.com for additional information.