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Project Details
Work Type: Resurfacing
Phase: Construction
Length: 6.008 miles
Construction Cost: $18.6 Million
Project Start: Spring 2022
Est. Completion: Early 2024

The purpose of this project is to resurface State Road (S.R.) 44 from east of S.R. 35 / U.S. 301 (Main Street) to the Lake County line. This project also will make safety enhancements at the intersection of S.R. 44 and U.S. 301, including adding a second left turn lane from westbound S.R. 44 to southbound U.S. 301, and extend the northbound U.S. 301 left turn lane to westbound S.R. 44. Also included in the project are drainage improvements, sidewalk construction, and adding new unmarked bicycle lanes.

Contact Information
Communications Team
Lynette Cruz
(352) 326-7744 / (352) 620-3020
Lane Closures
  • Sunday, June 4, to Friday, June 9 from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 7a.m.: Motorists should expect to see eastbound and westbound lane closures within the project limits as needed for signal work and paving operations.  Please slow down and proceed with caution for your safety as well as the safety of others.

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