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Detour on State Road 40 at Railroad Crossing in Barberville

Barberville Motorists should be aware of a multi-day detour on State Road (S.R.) 40 in Barberville at the railroad crossing near U.S. 17 beginning at about 6 a.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 3, until 6 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 14, for work on the railroad crossing.

Traffic will be detoured as follows:

  • U.S. 17 traffic wanting to access westbound S.R. 40 will be detoured to Emporia Road.
  • S.R. 40 traffic approaching the crossing from the east direction will need to go north on U.S. 17 to Emporia Road.
  • S.R. 40 traffic approaching the crossing from the west direction will be detoured to either north or southbound County Road 3.

The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) is providing project support to CSX Transportation, Inc., so they can safely conduct the work.

For more information about the project, contact Mr. Scott Willis with CSX Transportation, Inc., at 904-359-1405.

Motorists should be alert for construction personnel and equipment along the construction corridor. Motorists are urged to use caution and drive with care.

Media inquiries should be directed to the FDOT Communications Office at

FDOT-D5COMM@dot.state.fl.us or by phone at 386-943-5479. Updates are also available online at www.CFLRoads.com.


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