Thursday, Sep 20, 2018


Construction Activities

  • Deck pour for span 31 on the east side took place on Thursday night, September 13. The next deck pour for span 29 is anticipated for Wednesday, September 19, weather and materials permitting.
  • Work continues on Village Green Drive.
    • Traffic shift took place on Village Green. Eastbound and westbound traffic was shifted to the north side of Village Green for utility work, drainage activities and reconstruction of the south side of Village Green.
    • One of two southbound left turn lanes are closed on US 1.
    • One southbound lane and one northbound lane closed on US 1 from Savanna Road to Village Green Drive Intersection.
    • A portion of Huffman Road will be closed between US 1 and Village Green until September 21.  Businesses were notified in the area.
  • Contractor has installed 40 of 46 spans of trestle on the eastside.
  • The contractor continues to remove trestle from the west side.
  • The contractor will continue driving test piles on the east side of the NFSLR (test piles at bent 32 through 19 are complete). The contractor completed driving production piles at bent 21 and 20. (30 of 32 bents driven to date.)
  • Beams installed on spans 1 through 16 and 24 through 31.
  • Installing form work for deck spans 26, 27, 28, and 29.
  • Installing light pole bases along US 1.
  • Installing chain link fences along the right-of-way behind residential properties.

Special Events

Crosstown Parkway Extension Job Fair – June 29, 2017

Groundbreaking Event – May 9, 2017

Construction Open House – March 6, 2017

Design Open House – January 13, 2016

Road Closures / Traffic Updates

The northbound traffic on Village Green was shifted towards the median area and southbound roadway. A through lane in each direction and a left turn lane onto US-1 remain open. The roadway will remain in this configuration for construction activities including utility work, drainage and reconstruction of the north half of Village Green Drive.

One northbound lane on US-1, north of Village Green Drive intersection, will be closed through December 13, 2018. One of the two left southbound turn lanes from US-1 to Village Green Drive will be closed.

One US 1 southbound lane closure from Savanna Road to Veterans Memorial Parkway will be closed Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. until October 10, 2018.

Huffman Road will be closed between US 1 and Village Green Drive from September 10 – September 21 for drainage activities.  Businesses will remain open.

West Virginia Drive is closed from east of Sandia Drive to SE Coral Reef Street. Floresta remains open to traffic.

Please seek alternate routes to accommodate safety in this area. Alternate routes can include NE Prima Vista Boulevard, SE Thornhill Drive and SW Port St. Lucie Boulevard.


Channel Restrictions

Beginning on December 4, 2017 through April 30, 2018, the width of the channel of the North Fork of the St. Lucie River will be reduced to 33’ due to the construction of the temporary trestle (work platform).

The contractor will implement periodic height restrictions, allowing clearance for boats that are 6’ or lower only.

Height restrictions will be in place on the following dates. Dates may change due to weather and other unforeseen circumstances.

  • March 5 and 6
  • March 20 – March 30

Anticipated Timeline

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