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Project Details
Work Type Widening
Phase Construction
Limits From Lockhart Road to east of Remington Road
Project Start August 13, 2020
City
County
Road
Construction Cost $4,532,944
Estimated Completion Summer 2021
Contractor Watson Civil Construction, Inc.
About

This project will widen SR 50 (Cortez Road) from Lockhart Road to east of Remington Road from four to six lanes. Bike lanes, sidewalk, and highway lighting will also be added.

The median at Remington Road will be closed and relocated approximately 200 feet to the west.  The new median opening will be constructed with a raised concrete curb restricting left turn movements from adjacent properties.

Construction is underway and is expected to be completed in the summer of 2021.

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Contact Information
Construction Manager
Cleo Babb
352-848-2600
cleo.babb@dot.state.fl.us
Media Contact
John McShaffrey
813-975-6930
john.mcshaffrey@dot.state.fl.us
Lane Closures
  • SR 50 (Cortez Blvd) from Lockhart Road to east of Remington Road
    One lane closed each direction 24 hours/day through approximately the end of 2020