Section 7A: Orange Boulevard Crane Move Requires Brief Daytime Lane Closure

August 27, 2019

Sanford, Fla. - Crews are scheduled Wednesday, Aug. 28, at 9:30 a.m., to conduct a brief lane closure on Orange Boulevard near Wayside Drive as part of building the Wekiva Parkway. Traffic will alternate intermittently through one lane for crews to safely move a crane.


Flaggers will direct traffic. Emergency vehicle traffic will be maintained. Please note construction schedules may change due to weather or other circumstances.


The work is being conducted as part of building Wekiva Parkway Section 7A. Work on this stretch along S.R. 46 from Longwood-Markham Road to Orange Boulevard began April 1, 2018, and is scheduled to finish in 2022.


FDOT urges all drivers to stay alert and use caution while driving through or near construction zones. When driving, walking, or bicycling, remember to pay attention and follow the rules. Safety doesn’t happen by accident.