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Project Details
Work Type: Resurfacing
Phase: Construction
Length: 6.008 miles
Construction Cost: $16.4 Million
Project Start: Spring 2022
Est. Completion: Spring 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
Matt Young
(352) 326-7744 / (352) 620-3020
Anderson Columbia Co.
For Media Inquiries Only
Lane Closures
  • Monday, March 4, through Friday, March 8, from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.: Motorists should expect daytime eastbound and westbound lane closures on S.R. 44 within the project limits. Please slow down, alertly merge into an open lane and proceed cautiously through the work zone.

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