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Project Details
Work Type: Widening
Phase: Construction
Length: 2.045 miles
Construction Cost: $26.3 Million
Project Start: Fall 2021
Est. Completion: Fall 2023

The purpose of this project is to widen State Road (S.R.) 50 from two to four lanes.  This is to provide increased capacity and improved safety. The project begins at the Hernando/Sumter County line and ends just east of County Road (C.R.) 478A.    

Contact Information
Communications Team
Mara Tolbert
(352) 326-7744 / (352) 620-3020
Lane Closures
  • Sunday, August 6, through Saturday August 13, from 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Motorists should expect eastbound and westbound inside and outside single lane closures on SR 50 from the Hernando/Sumter County line to east of CR 478A for widening, clearing, loading/unloading equipment, and paving operations. Please reduce your speed and exercise caution in the work zone for your safety as well as the safety of others.

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