Posted: October 12, 2020
Last modified: January 5, 2021

The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) is temporarily closing Orange Avenue under State Road (S.R.) 408 nightly October 12 – 18. The nightly closures are scheduled to begin as soon as 10 p.m. each night and end by 5 a.m. the following mornings.

Please view or download a detour map detailing the nightly closure.

The closures are necessary for demolition work in the area. Crews will be using a machine that creates a powerful stream of water to cut and remove concrete on S.R. 408. Work will also include the use of work zone lighting, noise, and vibrations are anticipated at night during these times.

Additional work in this area may be necessary through October.

Watch the video below to see an example of hydrodemolition, or download the video here.

Modifications or extensions to this schedule may become necessary due to weather delays or other unforeseen conditions. Motorists are advised to maintain a safe speed when driving though the work zone.