FLORIDA DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION ROADWATCH REPORT FOR OKEECHOBEE COUNTY
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US 441 SE between canal 59 and SE 66th Avenue: Maintenance permit project: Crews are constructing a new pumping station including a new driveway connection to US 441 SE. Watch for workers close to the roadway with shoulder closures. Watch for trucks and equipment entering and leaving the roadway.
US 441 south at NW 2nd Street: Maintenance permit project: Crews are installing underground utilities under the sidewalks on the southbound side of South Parrott Avenue. Sidewalks will be patched with asphalt until all utility work is complete then sidewalks will be restored with concrete. No lane closures will be required. Please watch for trucks and workers close to the roadway.
SR 710 from SR 70 to SE 40th Ave: Utility permit project: Utility work will be conducted in the westbound side of SR 710. Please use caution in these areas and watch for crews working close to the roadway.
SR 70 from NE 34th Avenue to NE 80th Avenue: Construction project: Crews will be working in the ditches and trenches along SR 70 from NE 34th Avenue to NE 80th Avenue to perform drainage improvements in that area. Motorists should expect occasional daytime lane closures on SR 70 during construction. The contractor is Heavy Civil, Inc. Estimated project completion date is fall 2019. SR 70 at SE & NE 16th Avenue: Maintenance permit project: Crews will be working in the roadway. Workers will be performing a cross bore under SR 70 and working in the existing manhole. Watch for workers in the roadway and lane closures. Nighttime lane closures will take place on September 4 and September 5, 2019