Road Closure on Southbound US 17/92
Orange County – The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) has announced a major detour for southbound US 17/92 between Winter Park and Maitland. All southbound lanes on US 17/92 from Lake Avenue to State Road (SR) 423 (Lee Road) will be closed to traffic from Thursday night, January 21 to Monday morning, January 25, as well as Friday night, January 29 to Monday morning, February 1.
The January 21 detour will begin at 7 p.m. Thursday and conclude by 6 a.m. Monday. The January 29 detour will begin at 7 p.m. Friday and conclude by 6 a.m. Monday.
The contractor will be working in all of the southbound lanes of US 17/92 during this period to remove existing concrete slabs and replace the roadway with asphalt.
Detour route signage will be placed at key locations along southbound US 17/92.
Option 1: Traffic traveling southbound along US 17/92 will make a right turn onto Maitland Boulevard, take the I-4 westbound ramp onto I-4 westbound, exit at Exit 88 for State Road (SR) 423 (Lee Road), take a left onto Lee Road and make a right turn onto southbound US 17/92.
Option 2: Traffic traveling southbound along US 17/92 will make a right turn onto Lake Avenue, make a left turn onto Wymore Road, turn left onto State Road (SR) 423 (Lee Road) and make a right turn onto southbound US 17/92.
Motorists in Seminole County might also want to consider using SR 436 as an alternate.
Using SunRail commuter rail is an option, too, during the Friday closure. www.sunrail.com.
To ensure your safety and the safety of others, please exercise extra caution when driving through construction work zones.
Schedule is weather permitting; schedule updates will be posted on www.CFLRoads.com.
For media related inquiries, please contact the FDOT regional public information office at 386-943-5479. For construction related questions and comments, please contact Public Information Coordinator Alicia Arroyo, 407-482-7813 or Alicia.Arroyo@dot.state.fl.us.