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Project Details
Work Type Rest Area Replacement
Phase Construction
Limits I-75 NB Rest Area in Hillsborough County
Project Start June 2019
City
County
Road
Construction Cost $17.5 million
Estimated Completion Summer (late) 2021
Contractor PCS Civil, Inc.
About

This design build project is replacing the existing northbound I-75 rest area at mile marker 238 in Hillsborough County.

Improvements include the demolition of the existing structures and the construction of new buildings, parking areas, dog parks, picnic pavilions, lighting, and other improvements.

The new rest area is expected to reopen by late summer 2021.

Below are other northbound I-75 rest areas available for use:

  • Mile marker 278 in Pasco County (40 miles from closed facility).
  • Mile marker 131 in Lee County (107 miles before closed facility).
  • Commercial vehicles can also access the Weigh-In-Motion/Comfort Station at mile marker 158 in Charlotte County (80 miles before closed facility).
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Contact Information
Construction Manager
Anna Geismar
813-975-3553
Anna.Geismar@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 Files
Project Images
I-75 Northbound Rest Area (May 2021)
I-75 Northbound Rest Area (May 2021)
I-75 Northbound Rest Area (May 2021)
I-75 Northbound Rest Area (May 2021)
I-75 northbound rest area - February 2021
I-75 northbound rest area - February 2021
I-75 northbound rest area - February 2021
I-75 northbound rest area --- February 2021
I-75 northbound rest area --- October 2020
The rest area closed for reconstruction on January 15, 2020
The rest area closed for reconstruction on January 15, 2020
Rest area before it was closed in January 2020