City of North Port Roadwatch Report
Motorists are reminded to wear safety belts and drive with caution, courtesy, common sense, and patience as they travel through work zones. Remember, speeding fines are doubled in work zones.
Road construction scheduled for the week of September 10 – September 14, 2018:
There are no milling or paving operations scheduled in North Port for September 10 through September 14, 2018.
For more information about this project, please contact the Department of Public Works at (941) 240-8050 or email RDCustomerservice@cityofnorthport.com.
US 41 from Salford Boulevard to west of Sumter Boulevard: Construction project:
Construction project: Crews are widening US 41 from Salford Boulevard to Sumter Boulevard to a six-lane highway; resurfacing the roadway; improving drainage; constructing sidewalk, and installing highway lighting. Expect nighttime/overnight lane closures from 8:30 p.m. to 5:30 a.m. when crews are resurfacing the roadway. Expect periodic driveway closures along the northbound lanes while crews are installing drainage systems. Russell Engineering, Inc. is the contractor. Expected completion is spring 2019.
US41 Sidewalk Project:
Design work is in process to replace existing sidewalks on both sides of US41 with 12 feet wide multi-use pathways, between Tuscola Boulevard and Ortiz Boulevard/Talon Bay Drive. This project was advertised for construction bidding on May 23, 2018.
US41 Linear Parking Project:
The City of North Port will be installing angled parking spots along the US 41 Access Road, between Almonte Terrace and Landover Terrace and between North Port Boulevard and Bolander Terrace. A Florida Job Growth Grant application was approved by City Commission to fill the funding shortfall of the construction of this project. If awarded the grant – providing needed funds for construction, staff would rebid the project.