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Project Details
Work Type Median Improvements
Phase Construction
Limits at Fort Dade Avenue
Project Start Summer 2018
Length 800 ft west of Fort Dade
Construction Cost $820,214.00
Estimated Completion Spring 2019
Contractor Ajax Paving Industries of Florida, LLC

This design-build project is modifying the medians at SR 50 (Cortez Boulevard) and Fort Dade Avenue in Hernando County.  

Improvements include: 

  • rebuilding the median opening at SR 50 (Cortez Boulevard) at Fort Dade Avenue to allow only eastbound and westbound left-turns
  • repaving the southbound right-turn lane for future use as a right-turn-only lane
  • adding sidewalks to the northwest corner of the intersection and connecting to the existing sidewalk

Motorists should expect lane closures to occur nightly from 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. 

The $820,214.00 project is expected to finish in the spring of 2019. 

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Contact Information
Construction Manager
Randall Aebersold
Media Contact
Kris Carson
Lane Closures
  • There are no lane closures at this time.