Laurie Sanderson reported the following St. Augustine and St. Johns County locations to Historic City News where the Florida Department of Transportation will be conducting roadwork that is expected to have an impact on driving, beginning this morning and continuing through the coming week.
Downtown St. Augustine (upcoming events):
Motorists may encounter temporary road closures and delays from 9:15 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Saturday for the St. Augustine Christmas Parade. Road closures will affect San Marco Avenue (south of May Street), South Castillo Drive, Avenida Menendez (to Cathedral Place), Cathedral Place and Cordova Street (to the Visitor Information Center). St. Augustine Police will direct traffic through the area.
Also, motorists may encounter temporary road closures and delays from 6 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Saturday for the British Nightwatch. Road closures will affect St. George Street between King Street and Cathedral Place, Cathedral Place, King Street near the plaza and Orange Street near the City Gate.
Interstate 95: Daytime southbound inside lane closure from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. from State Road 16 to State Road 206 for median work.
State Road 13: The speed limit is reduced for an intersection improvement while a roundabout is constructed just north of Riverwalk Boulevard. For additional information, please contact Mike Kennedy, PE, Stantec Consulting Services, Inc. at 941-907-6900 ext. 225 (office), 941-323-9774 (cell) or firstname.lastname@example.org (e-mail).
State Road 312: Traffic has been shifted on the eastbound lanes of the Mickler-O’Connell Bridge over the Matanzas River. Motorists should use caution while driving in the area as crews repair and repaint the bridge. Pedestrians are advised to avoid the eastbound bridge.
State Road A1A: Daytime lane closures while crews repaint the roadway markings from the Flagler County line to Avenida Menendez.
US 1: Daytime northbound lane closures for turn lane construction between Abbotts Way and Las Calinas Boulevard, just north of International Golf Parkway. For additional information, please contact George Adamick, permits coordinator with FDOT, at 904-825-5018 or at 904-759-1730.
Also, nighttime lane closures from 7:30 p.m. to 6 a.m. at the San Sebastian River Bridge from Saragossa Street to King Street for the bridge replacement project.