Check out these road closures in St. Johns County for September 26, 2020 to October 2, 2020.

Below is a list of road closures in St. Johns County. However, these closures are subject to change. Visit the Florida Department of Transportation’s blog for information regarding ongoing construction, projects, and traffic impacts.

I-95 from the Flagler County line to south of State Road 207
Nighttime lane closures Sunday through Thursday from 7 p.m. to 7 a.m. for paving.

May Street (434556-1/210452-4)
Nighttime lane closures weeknights from 9:30 p.m. to 6:30 a.m. for work related to the drainage project.

San Marco Avenue from Nelmar Avenue to Dufferin Street (434556-1 & 210452-4)
Nighttime lane closures, including the slip lane, weeknights from 9 p.m. to 6:30 a.m. for work related to the drainage project.

State Road 13 from State Road 16 to County Road 210
Daytime lane closures Monday through Thursday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. to regrade the roadway shoulders.

State Road 16 at Industry Center Road
Daytime lane closures Monday through Thursday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. for shoulder repairs in the center median.

State Road A1A at Matanzas Boulevard
Daytime lane closures Monday through Thursday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. for crosswalk repair.

U.S. 1 from Island Landing Drive and Venetian Boulevard (445799-1)
Temporary inside lane closure in both directions for construction in the median for the construction project at State Road 313 at U.S. 1. Traffic has been reduced to one lane in each direction.

U.S. 1 from Binninger Drive to St. Augustine Road (445799-1)
The two southbound lanes are shifted to the newly constructed median while crews reconstruct the southbound travel lanes. Northbound U.S. 1 will continue using the outside northbound travel lane. Traffic has been reduced to one lane in each direction.

U.S. 1 from north of Fairbanks Street to Cross Ridge Drive (436023-1, 439355-1)
Daytime lane closures weekdays from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. for work related to the resurfacing project.

U.S. 1 at International Golf Parkway (436023-1, 439355-1)
Left turn lane closure on U.S. 1 at International Golf Parkway for demolition of the turn lane. Traffic will be detoured to the next signalized intersection at Las Calinas.

West San Carlos Avenue (434556-1 & 210452-4)
Nighttime lane closures weeknights from 9:30 p.m. to 6:30 a.m. for work related to the intersection improvement project.

St. Augustine, Florida

Brief Overnight Closures on I-95 North Ramps Next Week

I-95 Northbound

 The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) will temporarily close the I-95 northbound entrance and exit ramps at U.S. 1, the I-95 northbound rest area (mile marker 302) and State Road 206 next week, weather and schedule permitting.
These brief overnight rolling closures will allow crews to safely resurface the right lane of I-95 northbound within the project area. Electronic message boards will alert drivers of the closure. Drivers are encouraged to use FL511.com and plan ahead.
U.S. 1:
The I-95 northbound exit ramp to U.S. 1 and the I-95 entrance ramp from U.S. 1 are expected to be temporarily closed for approximately four hours sometime between 7 p.m. and 7 a.m. Sunday, September 20 and Monday, September 21, weather and schedule permitting.
As shown in the map below, drivers attempting to exit I-95 northbound at U.S. 1 will be detoured north to the State Road 206 exit back onto I-95 southbound, where they can access U.S. 1.
Drivers attempting to enter I-95 northbound from U.S. 1 will be detoured onto I-95 southbound to the Matanzas Woods Parkway exit, where they can access I-95 northbound.[cid:image008.jpg@01D68DCD.AFE79450]

I-95 Northbound Rest Area:
The ramp to the I-95 northbound rest area south of State Route 206 (mile marker 302) is expected to be temporarily closed for approximately four hours sometime between 7 p.m. and 7 a.m. on Monday, September 21, weather and schedule permitting. The next rest area is located 29 miles north of the closure at mile marker 331.
State Road 206:
The I-95 northbound exit ramp to State Road 206 and the I-95 entrance ramp from State Road 206 are expected to be temporarily closed for approximately four hours sometime between 7 p.m. and 7 a.m. Wednesday, September 23 and Thursday, September 24, weather and schedule permitting.
As shown in the map below, drivers attempting to exit from I-95 northbound at State Road 206 will be detoured north to the State Road 207 exit back onto I-95 southbound, where they can access State Road 206.
Drivers attempting to enter I-95 northbound from State Road 206 will be detoured onto I-95 southbound to the U.S. 1 exit, where they can access I-95 northbound.[cid:image009.jpg@01D68DCD.AFE79450] The work is part of FDOT’s I-95 resurfacing project in St. Johns County, which consists of milling and resurfacing both directions of I-95 from the Flagler County line to just south of State Road 207, including the interstate entrance and exit ramps for State Road 206 and U.S. 1.
Hubbard Construction is expected to complete the $22.6 million project in fall 2022, weather and schedule permitting.

St. Augustine, Florida

The Florida Department of Transportation is scheduled to begin improvements to the Hospital Creek Bridge located on State Road A1A just west of the Vilano Bridge starting Monday, August 31, weather and schedule permitting.
The improvements to the bridge will include deck and joint repair work, concrete beam repairs, cathodic protection for piles and bent caps and other miscellaneous work items.
Lane closures are not allowed Monday through Sunday from 6:30 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. To safely complete work underneath the bridge, intermittent bridge closures lasting approximately 30 minutes will be necessary. The bridge will reopen to allow emergency response vehicles to pass through when needed.
Southern Road and Bridge, LLC. is projected to complete the $1.2 million bridge rehabilitation improvement project in late 2021, unforeseen circumstances permitting. For additional information regarding this project visit nflroads.com<https://gcc02.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=http%3A%2F%2Fnflroads.com%2FProjectDetails.aspx%3Fp%3D5315&data=02%7C01%7Callen.nelson%40dot.state.fl.us%7C8ff02ce8f92f4751943608d84849958e%7Cdb21de5dbc9c420c8f3f8f08f85b5ada%7C0%7C0%7C637338828177283591&sdata=Bh9X6Hyk4FHUuPgC6POlp5yPaHDyPblKR2%2FZXFogvsU%3D&reserved=0>.

St. Johns – As part of a St. Johns County project to construct the new State Road 313 intersection at U.S. 1, the southbound lanes of U.S. 1 between Binninger Drive and St. Augustine Road will be temporarily closed for roadway reconstruction work starting today. The southbound lanes of U.S. 1 at St. Augustine Road will be diverted around the work area and shifted into a portion of the northbound lanes of U.S. 1 until the reconstruction work is completed in late December, weather and schedule permitting.

St. Augustine, Fla. – The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) will temporarily close the entrance and exit ramps at State Road 206, the I-95 southbound rest area (mile marker 303) and U.S. 1 over the next week, weather and schedule permitting. These brief overnight rolling closures will allow crews to safely mill and resurface the right lane of I-95 southbound within the project area. Electronic message boards will alert drivers of the closure. Drivers are encouraged to use FL511.com and plan ahead.

State Road 206:

The I-95 southbound State Road 206 entrance and exit ramps are expected to be closed for approximately four hours between 7 p.m. and 7 a.m. Sunday, June 7 and Monday, June 8. As shown in the map below, drivers attempting to exit from I-95 southbound onto State Road 206 will be detoured south to the U.S. 1 exit onto I-95 northbound, where they can exit onto State Road 206.Drivers attempting to enter I-95 southbound from State Road 206 will be detoured onto I-95 northbound to the SR 207 exit, where they can access I-95 southbound.

I-95 Southbound Rest Area:

The ramps to the I-95 southbound rest area south of State Road 206 (mile marker 303) is expected to be temporarily closed for approximately four hours between 7 p.m. and 7 a.m. Monday, June 8, and Tuesday, June 9. The next rest area is located 76 miles south of the closure at mile marker 227.

I-95 Northbound Rest Area:

The ramps to the I-95 northbound rest area south of State Road 206 (mile marker 302) are expected to be temporarily closed for approximately four hours between 7 p.m. and 7 a.m. Thursday, June 25 and Friday, June 26, weather and schedule permitting. The next rest area is located 29 miles north of the closure at mile marker 331.

The work is part of FDOT’s I-95 resurfacing project in St. Johns County, which consists of milling and resurfacing both directions of I-95 from the Flagler County line to just south of State Road 207, including the interstate entrance and exit ramps for State Road 206 and U.S. 1.

Hubbard Construction is expected to complete the $22.6 million project in fall 2022, weather and schedule permitting.

U.S. 1:

The I-95 southbound U.S. 1 entrance and exit ramps are expected to be temporarily closed for approximately four hours between 7 p.m. and 7 a.m. Wednesday, June 10 and Thursday, June 11. As shown in the map below, drivers attempting to exit I-95 southbound at U.S. 1 will be detoured south to Matanzas Woods Parkway to I-95 northbound, where they can exit onto U.S. 1. Drivers attempting to enter I-95 southbound from U.S. 1 will be detoured onto I-95 northbound to State Road 206, where they can access I-95 southbound.

Both projects expected to be completed in Fall of 2022.

FDOT Begins I-95 Resurfacing Project in St. Johns County

St. Augustine, Fla. – The Florida Department of Transportation has started work on a milling and resurfacing project on I-95 from the Flagler County line to just south of State Road 207 (13 miles).

During this project, crews will mill and resurface the existing three-lane northbound and southbound roadway of I-95 from the Flagler County line to just south of State Road 207, including the interstate entry and exit ramps for State Road 206 and U.S. 1. Work also includes resurfacing the parking lot and interstate entry and exit ramps at the I-95 northbound and southbound rest areas within the project corridor.

Temporary lane closures will be permitted Sunday through Thursday nights from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. through the duration of the project. In periods of lower traffic volumes, lane closure restrictions may be adjusted to allow for the acceleration of construction. Every effort will be made to minimize the impact to traffic flow in the construction zone. Hubbard Construction was awarded this $22.58 million project in February 2020.

Completion expected in Fall of 2022.

Ponte Vedra Boulevard Pavement Management Project

As part of the St. Johns County Pavement Management Program, Ponte Vedra Boulevard will be milled and resurfaced from Corona Road South to State Road A1A beginning Monday, May 11. The project completion is expected within 30 days, weather permitting. The contractor will provide the proper maintenance of traffic which will require intermittent lane closures throughout the project duration. Any impacted areas within the project limits will be restored to pre-construction conditions. For additional information please call 904-669-4485 or email tmashburn@sjcfl.us.

Scheduled to be completed within 30 days from May 11.

Drainage Improvements Underway on Nix Boat Yard Road at U.S. 1

St. Augustine: Access to Nix Boat Yard Road from U.S. 1 will be intermittently unavailable while crews complete drainage work Tuesday, February 18 through Friday, February 21. Motorists may experience traffic delays and are encouraged to seek an alternate route until the work is completed. Drainage structures are being replaced on the north side of Nix Boat Yard Road (map below) to reduce flooding in the area. Lane closures and flagging operations will be necessary Monday through Sunday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Drivers should proceed through the construction zone with caution and adhere to posted signs.

Scheduled to be complete by late March 2020.

West 5th Street Sewer Extension Project – City of St. Augustine

The City is hard at work on the West 5th Street Sewer Extension Project, which will connect existing homes to gravity sewer and eliminate septic tanks that contribute to deterioration of groundwater quality. This project will install sewer lines to 25 houses over a three block area over the next year.
The project is in coordination with West Augustine CRA Steering Committee and is partially funded by state grant funds.
 If you live on West 5th Street and would like more information, please contact Jonathan Foster, Project Engineer at 904.825.1040 x6 or septic2sewer@citystaug.com.

Resurfacing of US 1: Flagler County line to SR 206

A milling and resurfacing project began on July 5. It includes the milling and resurfacing of roughly seven miles of roadway, minor drainage work and other construction activities. To complete it, daytime and nighttime lane closures are necessary. However, no lane closures are allowed on southbound U.S. 1 within 600 feet of a signalized intersection Monday through Friday from 4:30 to 7 p.m.

Completion expected in spring of 2020.

Detours on U.S. 17

From July 25 from 9:30 pm to 5:30 am, details will be in place for drivers traveling northbound and southbound on US 17 from Horse Landing Rd to San Mateo Rd. These closures are necessary in order to shift traffic onto new southbound lanes so crews can safely complete construction of new northbound lanes. During this time, access to US 17 from Belle Dr., Gail Dr., and Pineway Ave., are temporarily closed. Utilize San Mateo Rd., Butler Dr., or Horse Landing Rd., to access US 17.

On the night of the detour, northbound and southbound drivers can utilize San Mateo Rd., and Horse Landing Rd., to detour . Residents on the westside of US 17 wishing to travel north or south will detour to Landmark Ave., east on Islander Rd./Butler Dr. and utilize San Mateo Rd. to travel north or south back to US 17.

Expected to be completed by summer 2021.

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