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Project Details
Work Type Repaving and new multi-use trail
Phase Construction
Limits From Hernando County Line to West Green Acres Street
Project Start January 2021
Length 6.8 miles
City
County
Road
Construction Cost $20 million
Estimated Completion Early 2023
Contractor Watson Civil Construction, Inc.
About

This project will repave US 19/US 98 (Suncoast Blvd) between the Hernando County line and West Green Acres Street in Citrus County. A northbound right turn lane will be added at Cardinal Street and left turn lanes will be constructed at various median openings within the project limits. 

A new 10 foot wide multi-use trail will be built on the east side of US 19. A 5 foot wide sidewalk will be built on the west side of the highway.

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Contact Information
Construction Manager
Austin Petersen
352-848-2653
Austin.Petersen@dot.state.fl.us
Media Contact
Kris Carson
813-975-6060
kristen.carson@dot.state.fl.us
Lane Closures
  • There are no lane closures at this time.
Project Images
Looking north over US 19 at the US 98 intersection. Trail construction is on the right (12/6/2021 photo)
Looking north over US 19 from north of US 98 to W. Cardinal Street (12/6/2021 photo)
Looking north over US 19 at the W. Cardinal Street intersection (12/6/2021 photo)
Looking north over US 19 towards W. McKinley Street (12/6/2021 photo)
Looking northwest over US 19 to north of W. Green Acres Street (12/6/2021 photo)
Trail construction on the east side of US 19 near W. Merrivale Lane (9/7/2021 photo)
Trail construction on the east side of US 19 at US 98 (9/7/2021 photo)
Looking north over US 19 north of W. International Court (9/7/2021 photo)
Looking north over US 19 at W. Cardinal Street (9/7/2021 photo)
Looking north over US 19, north of W. McKinley Street (9/7/2021 photo)
Looking north over US 19, north of W. McKinley Street (9/7/2021 photo)
Preparing the west side of the corridor for sidewalk construction (6/14/2021 photo)
Installing drainage pipes on the east side of US 19 (6/14/2021 photo)
Repaving work is underway as seen in the left lane (6/14/2021 photo)
Looking south at earthwork for pedestrian trail construction (6/14/2021 photo)
Drainage pipe is installed along US 19 (4/14/2021 photo)