Current Road Closures

Below is a listing of roads which are currently closed or under construction in Manatee County. This page is frequently updated as information becomes available.

FDOT Road Watch

The FDOT releases a weekly schedule of projects within District 7.  Click on link below for a complete listing. 


FDOT Road Watch District 7


FDOT Local Road Watch:


US 41 at Moccasin Wallow Road:  US 41 at Moccasin Wallow Road:

SR 684/Cortez Road at the Cortez Bridge from east of Gulf Drive to west of 127th Street:

Construction project: Crews will work on the bridge surface, repair the eastbound sidewalk, installation of lightning protection, and sidewalk handrail.  Crews will continue occasional nighttime lane closures of the eastbound lanes (towards Cortez) from Sunday through Thursday nights from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m.  Additionally, the eastbound sidewalk will remain closed for several weeks and pedestrians and bicyclists will use the westbound sidewalk.  Motorists should exercise caution during work and lane closures.  Work on this project includes general maintenance and repairs to the bridge span, beams, piling, seawall, and bridge tender house. Quinn Construction, Inc. is the contractor on this project. Expected completion is winter 2014/early 2015.


SR 70 from US 41 to 15th Street East:
Construction project: Crews are resurfacing the roadway, improving drainage and working on the signals. Nighttime lane closures occur from 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. nightly. Superior Asphalt, Inc. is the contractor. Expected completion is spring 2015.


SR 64 from Carlton Arms Boulevard to 66th Street: Construction project: Crews are installing pavement markings and striping the roadway. Expect daytime and nighttime lane closures. Expected completion is early 2015. McShea Contracting, LLC is the contractor.







44th AVE between 301 Blvd and 15th ST E will be closed while under construction.  Local and business traffic will be allowed access during construction. For questions on the project, please contact Manatee County Public Works Project Management @ 941-708- 7450
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