Ultimate Makeover of Interstate 4 Getting Closer

As you crawl along Interstate 4 on your way to or from work today, you may notice some people wearing bright vests and digging holes by the side of the road.

They represent the leading edge of the $2.3 billion makeover of I-4 that won’t be complete until sometime in 2021.

The soil samples will determine how much weight the ground can handle without collapsing under what is planned to be a bigger, wider, much improved highway.

The real heavy work, however, likely will begin in earnest by March, when the big machines roll into  place and start moving around dirt.

Read the full article from the Orlando Sentinel.