PROJECT NEWS

Section 6: Detour Scheduled on S.R. 46

May 28, 2020

Crews are scheduled tonight, May 28, from 9 p.m. – 6 a.m., to detour traffic off State Road (S.R.) 46 as part of the Wekiva Parkway (S.R. 429) project. The detour is required for pavement work between S.R. 429 and Old McDonald Road.

Traffic on westbound S.R. 46 will turn right onto old County Road (C.R.) 46A/Sleepy Bear Lane, turn left onto the new C.R. 46A, and then turn right onto S.R. 46/Sorrento Avenue.

Traffic on eastbound S.R. 46 will turn left onto new C.R. 46A, turn right onto old C.R. 46A/Droty Spring Lane, and then turn left onto S.R. 46.

Local access to properties and emergency vehicle traffic will be maintained.
Please follow posted detour signs and electronic message boards. Please note construction schedules may change due to weather or other circumstances. Motorists are advised to maintain a safe speed while driving and allow extra time to navigate the area. 

Section 8: Ramp Closures Scheduled on S.R. 417

May 20, 2020

Crews are scheduled on Wednesday, May 20, through Thursday, May 21, from 8:30 p.m. – 6 a.m., to conduct nightly closures of the ramps from northbound State Road (S.R.) 417 to westbound I-4 and International Parkway as part of the Wekiva Parkway (S.R. 429) project. The closures are required for bridge work.

 

Motorists traveling on northbound S.R. 417 should use Rinehart Road to S.R. 46 to access International Parkway. To access westbound I-4, traffic should use Rinehart Road to County Road (C.R.) 46A. The ramp to eastbound I-4 will remain open.

 

Electronic message boards have been posted. Please note construction schedules may change due to weather or other circumstances.

 

 

Section 8: I-4 Ramp System Lane Closures Planned

May 18, 2020

Crews are scheduled on Monday, May 18, through Saturday, May 23, from 7:30 p.m. – 6 a.m., to conduct nightly lane closures on the westbound I-4 ramp system to southbound State Road (S.R.) 417 and County Road (C.R.) 46A as part of the Wekiva Parkway (S.R. 429) project. The closure is required for roadway work.

 

Electronic message boards have been posted. Please note construction schedules may change due to weather or other circumstances.

 

Traffic Advisory: All Lanes Reopened on S.R. 46

May 17, 2020

Motorists should be advised that all lanes of traffic have reopened following emergency road repairs on State Road (S.R.) 46 near the Lake County / Seminole County line. Both directions of S.R. 46 are now available for use just east of County Road 46A.

 

This area is still an active construction zone. Traffic patterns are subject to change. Motorists are advised to maintain a safe speed while driving through the work zone.

 

Traffic Advisory: Single Lane Traffic Reopened on S.R. 46

May 16, 2020

Motorists should be advised that a single lane of traffic has reopened while crews conduct emergency road repairs on State Road (S.R.) 46 near the Lake County / Seminole County line. Both directions of S.R. 46 will be flagged through a single lane just east of County Road (C.R.) 46A. Drivers should expect delays and seek alternate routes or avoid the area if possible. Please see attached map for alternate route options.

 

Motorists are advised to maintain a safe speed while driving and allow extra time to navigate the area.

 

Additional updates will be provided as available.

 

 

Traffic Advisory: Emergency Road Closure of S.R. 46

May 15, 2020

Motorists should be advised of an emergency road closure in effect for State Road (S.R.) 46 near the Lake County / Seminole County line. Both directions of S.R. 46 are currently closed just east of County Road 46A and west of Orange Boulevard. Drivers should seek alternate routes or avoid the area if possible. Only local traffic will be permitted through the area. Please see attached maps for alternate route options.


Motorists are advised to maintain a safe speed while driving and allow extra time to navigate the area.

 

Additional updates will be provided as available.

 

 

Section 8: Ramp Closure Scheduled on S.R. 417

May 14, 2020

Crews are scheduled Thursday, May 14, at 6 p.m., through Saturday, May 16, at 6 p.m., to close the ramp from International Parkway to southbound State Road (S.R.) 417. The closure is required to allow a free flow of traffic from westbound I-4 to southbound S.R. 417.

 

Traffic should use S.R. 46 to Rinehart Road to access southbound S.R. 417.

 

Electronic message boards will be posted. Please note construction schedules may change due to weather or other circumstances.

 

Section 7A: Nightly Lane Closures Planned on Glade View Drive

April 24, 2020
Glade View Drive at State Road (S.R.) 46 will close nightly Monday, Apr. 27, through Thursday, Apr. 30, from 9 p.m. – 3 a.m. as part of the Wekiva Parkway (S.R. 429) project. The closure is required for bridge work.
 
To access the Sylvan Lake Reserve neighborhood during the closure, motorists should take Orange Boulevard to Walden View Drive.
 
Overnight emergency access off S.R. 46 for Sylvan Lake Reserve, The Rock, and LaFleur Nurseries will be via a temporary unpaved entrance to the west of Glade View Drive.
 
Electronic message boards will be posted. Please note construction schedules may change due to weather or other circumstances.
 

Section 3: Traffic Shift Scheduled on S.R. 46

April 22, 2020

Crews are scheduled on Wednesday, Apr. 22, from 7:30 p.m. – 6 a.m., to shift traffic on westbound State Road (S.R.) 46 between U.S. 441 and Stanley Bell Drive as part of the Wekiva Parkway (S.R. 429) project.

 

Westbound traffic will be moved over toward the center to create a work zone on the north side of S.R. 46 to complete construction in that area.

 

Electronic message boards have been posted. Off-duty law enforcement will direct traffic at the S.R. 46/U.S. 441 intersection. Please note construction schedules may change due to weather or other circumstances.

 

Section 8: I-4 Ramp System Lane Closures Planned

April 17, 2020

Crews are scheduled on Sunday, Apr. 19, through Thursday, Apr. 23, from 7:30 p.m. – 6 a.m., to conduct nightly lane closures on the westbound I-4 ramp system to southbound State Road (S.R.) 417 and County Road (C.R.) 46A as part of the Wekiva Parkway (S.R. 429) project. The closure is required for roadway work.

 

Electronic message boards have been posted. Please note construction schedules may change due to weather or other circumstances.

 

Section 8: Ramp Closures Scheduled on S.R. 417

April 14, 2020

Crews are scheduled Tuesday, Apr. 14, through Thursday, Apr. 16, from 7:30 p.m. – 6 a.m., to close the southbound State Road (S.R.) 417 on ramps from International Parkway and westbound I-4 as part of the Wekiva Parkway (S.R. 429) project. The closure is required for roadway work.

 

Traffic should use County Road 46A to Rinehart Road to access southbound S.R. 417.

 

Electronic message boards have been posted. Please note construction schedules may change due to weather or other circumstances.

 

Section 8: Westbound I-4 Service Road Lane Closures Planned

April 8, 2020

Crews are scheduled on Wednesday, Apr. 8, through Thursday, Apr. 9, and Monday, Apr. 13  through Thursday, Apr. 16, from 7:30 p.m. – 6 a.m., to conduct nightly lane closures on the westbound I-4 service road to southbound State Road (S.R.) 417 and County Road (C.R.) 46A as part of the Wekiva Parkway (S.R. 429) project. The closure is required for roadway work.

 

Electronic message boards have been posted. Please note construction schedules may change due to weather or other circumstances.

Section 3: Traffic Shift Planned on U.S. 441

April 6, 2020

Crews are scheduled Monday night, Apr. 6, from 8:30 p.m. – 6 a.m., to shift and divide traffic on U.S. 441 from south of S.R. 46 to north of Natoma Boulevard in Mount Dora as part of the Wekiva Parkway (S.R. 429) project.

 

Electronic message boards have been posted. Please note construction schedules may change due to weather or other circumstances.

 

Section 6: Detour Scheduled on S.R. 46

April 3, 2020

Crews are scheduled Saturday, Apr. 4, at 2 a.m., through Monday, Apr. 6, at 7 a.m., to detour traffic off of State Road (S.R.) 46 as part of the Wekiva Parkway (S.R. 429) project. The detour is required for road work between S.R. 429 and Old McDonald Road.

 

Traffic on westbound S.R. 46 will turn right onto old County Road (C.R.) 46A/Sleepy Bear Lane, turn left onto the new C.R. 46A, and then turn right onto S.R. 46/Sorrento Avenue.

 

Traffic on eastbound S.R. 46 will turn left onto new C.R. 46A, turn right onto old C.R. 46A/Droty Spring Lane, and then turn left onto S.R. 46.

 

Local access to properties will be maintained. Emergency vehicle traffic will also be maintained.

 

Electronic message boards have been posted. Flaggers will direct traffic. Please note construction schedules may change due to weather, or other circumstances.

 

Section 8: S.R. 417 Ramp Closures Scheduled

April 3, 2020

Crews are scheduled Sunday, Apr. 5, through Thursday, Apr. 9, from 7:30 p.m. – 6 a.m., to close the southbound State Road (S.R.) 417 on ramps from International Parkway and westbound I-4 as part of the Wekiva Parkway (S.R. 429) project. The closure is required for barrier wall work.

 

Traffic should use County Road 46A to Rinehart Road to access southbound S.R. 417.

 

Electronic message boards have been posted. Please note construction schedules may change due to weather or other circumstances.

 

Section 6: Detour Scheduled on S.R. 46

March 18, 2020

Crews are scheduled Wednesday, Mar. 18, and Thursday, Mar. 19, from 9 p.m. – 6 a.m., to detour traffic off State Road (S.R.) 46 as part of the Wekiva Parkway (S.R. 429) project. The detour is required for pavement work between S.R. 429 and Old McDonald Road.

Traffic on westbound S.R. 46 will turn right onto old County Road (C.R.) 46A/Sleepy Bear Lane, turn left onto the new C.R. 46A, and then turn right onto S.R. 46/Sorrento Avenue.

Traffic on eastbound S.R. 46 will turn left onto new C.R. 46A, turn right onto old C.R. 46A/Droty Spring Lane, and then turn left onto S.R. 46.

Local access to properties will be maintained. Emergency vehicle traffic will also be maintained.

Electronic message boards have been posted. Off-duty law enforcement will direct traffic. Please note construction schedules may change due to weather or other circumstances.

 

Section 7A: Orange Boulevard Reopened

March 18, 2020

Northbound Orange Boulevard between S.R. 46 and Wayside Drive has reopened in both directions following weeks of utility and paving operations. FDOT urges all drivers to stay alert and use caution while driving through or near construction zones.

 

Section 7B: International Parkway Closure/Detour Scheduled

March 12, 2020

Crews are scheduled Wednesday, Mar. 18, to close International Parkway between State Road (S.R.) 46 and Wayside Drive in Sanford as part of the Wekiva Parkway (S.R. 429) project. The closure will be in place for approximately one month for drainage/utility work.

 

Detours will be via Wayside Drive and Henderson Lane. Please follow posted signs.

 

Orange Boulevard will be reopened prior to this closure.

 

Construction schedules may change due to weather or other circumstances.

 

For additional information, please contact the project’s community outreach team at (407) 710-5610. You may also email us at info@wekivaparkway.com.

To learn more about the Wekiva Parkway project, please visit http://www.wekivaparkway.com/

 

Section 7A: Orange Boulevard Closures Scheduled

March 12, 2020

Crews are scheduled Sunday, Mar. 15, from 4 p.m. to 6 a.m., and Monday, Mar. 16, from 8:30 p.m. to 6 a.m., to close southbound Orange Boulevard between State Road (S.R.) 46 and Wayside Drive in Sanford as part the Wekiva Parkway (S.R. 429) project.

 

Northbound Orange Boulevard will also remain closed through this period, as it has been for several weeks.

 

Use International Parkway as an alternate route.

 

Northbound Orange Boulevard will also reopen to traffic on Tuesday, Mar. 17. The closures are for utility work and paving operations.

 

Construction schedules may change due to weather or other circumstances.

 

For additional information, please contact Nick Lulli, Community Outreach Specialist. Our dedicated hotline is (407) 710-5610. You may also email us at info@wekivaparkway.com.

To learn more about the Wekiva Parkway project, please visit http://www.wekivaparkway.com/

 

Section 3: Round Lake Road/S.R. 46 Intersection Closures This Weekend

March 12, 2020

Crews are scheduled Saturday, Mar. 14, at 7 a.m. through Monday, Mar. 16, at 6 a.m. to close the middle of the intersection of State Road (S.R.) 46 and Round Lake Road for reconstruction as part of building the Wekiva Parkway (S.R. 429).

 

S.R. 46 traffic will be restricted from making left turns onto Round Lake Road during this time. Additionally, Round Lake Road traffic will only be able to make right turns onto S.R. 46.

 

Law enforcement will be on-site to handle traffic control. Please follow posted signs.

 

Construction schedules may change due to weather or other circumstances.

 

For additional information, please contact Nick Lulli, Community Outreach Specialist. Our dedicated hotline is (407) 710-5610. You may also email us at info@wekivaparkway.com.