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TRAFFIC ADVISORY: Detours and railroad-crossing work at SR 44



Volusia County Traffic will be detoured at State Road (SR) 44/Canal Street, for reconstruction work May 12-14, 2015. The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) is providing project support to Florida East Coast Railway (FEC) to replace the current crossing surface.


Motorists will encounter detours beginning at 6 a.m. Tuesday, May 12, and ending at 6 a.m. Thursday, May 14.


The SR 44/Canal Street detours are:

Eastbound SR 44/Canal Street:          North on North Myrtle Avenue

                                                            East on Washington Street

                                                            South on US 1/North Dixie Parkway


Westbound SR 44/Canal Street:         North on US 1/North Dixie Parkway

                                                            West on Washington Street

                                                            South on North Myrtle Avenue

                                                            West on SR 44/Canal Street


For more information about the project, contact Mr. Leslie Schonder, Florida East Coast Railway at 904-279-3196.


Motorists should be alert for construction personnel and equipment along the construction corridor. 


For the most up-to-date information on road and lane closures, go to www.cflroads.com and click on ‘Lane Closures.’


The Florida Department of Transportation urges motorists to drive carefully in construction zones.  All vehicle occupants should buckle up. Safety belts save lives.