Monday, May 21, 2012

From the Town of Palm Beach: Palm Beach County traffic report for construction affecting the island...

Southern Boulevard (SR 80) from Parker Avenue to Washington Road 
This 0.77-mile resurfacing project began Tuesday, January 3, 2012 in the City of West Palm Beach. This project includes milling and resurfacing the roadway, bridge joint replacement, ADA and safety improvements, drainage and signage upgrades, and installation of video detection signals. The work is being performed by Community Asphalt Corporation, and is expected to be completed summer 2012. The estimated construction cost is $1.5 million.

Restrictions: One lane of Southern Boulevard may be closed in each direction, daily, 10 a.m. until 2:30 p.m., and nightly, 7 p.m. until 7 a.m., Sunday night through Friday. One lane may also be closed in each direction, Saturday & Sunday. Side streets from Parker Avenue to Washington Road at Southern Boulevard may have one lane closed in each direction, Monday through Sunday. 

State Road A1A/South Ocean Boulevard is closed, around the clock, between Southern Boulevard and Sloan’s Curve, through August 2012, for force main replacement by the Town of Palm Beach. Local traffic will be allowed up to but not past the dig site. Emergency vehicles will be permitted at all times, and access to homes will be maintained. For more information, please contact the Town of Palm Beach at, or Construction Manager Wayne King at 561-718-2605.