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Project Details
Work Type: Resurfacing
Phase: Construction
Length: 2.896 miles
Construction Cost: $5.6 Million
Project Start: Summer 2023
Est. Completion: Spring 2024

This project will repave U.S. 301 (State Road (S.R.) 35) from County Road (C.R.) 521 to S.R. 44 between the cities of Coleman and Wildwood to extend the life of the existing roadway.

Planned safety enhancements include adding asphalt to several locations where side roads and driveways remain unpaved. Shoulder widening will take place on C.R. 471 through the Florida Turnpike interchange at U.S. 301. The project will also add 800 feet of sidewalk on the west side of U.S. 301 between Spring Lake Road and S.R. 44 to fill gaps and improve safety for pedestrians and bicyclists.

Additional work includes making signing and pavement marking modifications, realigning the northbound S.R. 91 exit ramp to U.S. 301, installing signalization at southbound and northbound Florida Turnpike exit ramps to U.S. 301, and installing roadway lighting at the ramp terminals.

Contact Information
C. W. Roberts Contracting, Inc.
Communications Team
Matt Young
(352) 326-7744 / (352) 620-3020
For Media Inquiries Only
Lane Closures
  • **Off-Ramp Detour** Sunday, March 3, through Sunday, March 17, from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. an overnight closure of the northbound Florida's Turnpike off-ramp (exit 304) will be in effect. Posted detour signage will reroute traffic to exit 307/S.R. 44. Next motorists will turn right on S.R. 44 eastbound before traveling 3.5 miles to the U.S. 301 intersection and the end of the detour. Note: Work may be canceled or rescheduled at any time due to weather or unforeseen events. Please check back for the latest upddates.

  • Sunday, March 3, through Friday, March 8, from 7 p.m. to 7 a.m.: Motorists should expect nighttime northbound and southbound lane closures on U.S. 301 (S.R. 35) from the southbound Florida Turnpike off ramp to S.R. 44 for concrete, shoulder paving, and signal work. Please slowly approach the construction zone, alertly merge into the open lane, and proceed cautiously through the work area.

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