Flagler Memorial Bridge, and Flagler Drive closed for final paving
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (CBS12) —
Drivers should be advised that both Flagler Memorial Bridge, and Flagler Drive between 4th St. and 7th St. will be closed for a final paving.
The closures begin 10 p.m. Friday, Aug. 11, and continue until 6 a.m. Monday, Aug. 14.
There are a few detours in place to accommodate traffic.
-Drivers going north on Flagler Drive from south of 4th St. should:
Go west on Banyan Boulevard
Go north on N. Dixie Highway
Go east on Palm Beach Lakes Boulevard to Flagler Drive
-Drivers going south on Flagler Drive from north of 7th St. should:
Go north/south on Flagler Drive to Palm Beach Lakes Boulevard
Go west on Palm Beach Lakes Boulevard
Go south on N. Dixie Highway
Go east on Banyan Boulevard to Flagler Drive
The new paving is part of The Flagler Memorial Bridge Replacement Project, which is replacing the 75 year-old draw bridge with a new bridge connecting the Town of Palm Beach, and the City of West Palm Beach.
The estimated cost of the project is $106 million.