Force Main 5
Night-time Operations – Beginning on Wednesday, February 20 and continuing through Saturday, February 23, 2019, crews will be performing milling and paving of Gulf Drive between the hours of 9 p.m. and 5:30 a.m. Work will begin at Cortez Road and move northward to 11th Street and will also be performed on Gulf Drive at 26th Street and 28th Street.
Lighting and flagmen will be in place during these operations. Motorists are asked to remain cautious and to observe the posted speed limit as well as flagmen, work crews, and equipment as this work is being performed.
On Tuesday, February 26, 2019, crews will begin final milling and paving of Gulf Drive from 39th Street to 28th Street, and along various other locations within the project area. This work will be performed during daytime hours.
Right-of-way restoration is currently underway along Avenue C, under the oversight of the City of Bradenton Beach. Activities will include installation of a stormwater infiltration system and driveway restoration. (Please direct all questions or concerns related to restoration to City Engineer, Lynn Burnett, P.E., at email@example.com.)
Once right-of-way restoration is complete, crews will install final asphalt/paving.
Rehabilitation of Sewage Lift Station #55 within the County’s existing easement on the eastern side of the Imperial House property is now complete. Final restoration of the impacted area is expected to be complete by mid-March, 2019.
Maintenance of Traffic:
To ensure the safety of work crews and the traveling public, motorists are reminded to observe the reduced speed limit, yield to pedestrians/bicyclists, watch for flagmen, and be mindful of trucks and heavy equipment traveling and operating in and near construction zones.
Bicyclists and pedestrians are asked to observe directional signage and utilize designated/temporary crosswalks and sidewalks when traveling through construction areas.