Interstate 95 Bridge Widening at State Road 46

A major detour is set to begin on State Road (SR) 46, as part of a project to widen and improve Interstate 95. The Lane Construction Corporation is performing the work under contract with the Florida Department of Transportation.

Eastbound/westbound road closure on SR 46 at the I-95 overpass is planned from 8 p.m. Wednesday, November 5th to 5 a.m. Thursday, November 6th. This closure will allow the contractor to erect the bridge beam necessary for anticipated bridge widening operations. Detour signage is in place and the detour routes are:

If traveling eastbound on SR 46 to continue eastbound on SR 46 or travel northbound on   I-95:

  • Turn right (southbound) on Carpenter Road
  • At Dairy Road turn left (eastbound)
  • Turn left (northbound) onto Holder Road (see detour map)

If traveling westbound on SR 46 to continue westbound on SR 46 or travel southbound on I-95:

  • Turn left (southbound) on Holder Road
  • At Dairy Road turn right (westbound)
  • Turn right (northbound) onto Carpenter Road (see detour map)

Inclement weather and other unforeseen circumstances could delay or prolong work.

For construction related questions and comments, please contact Public Involvement Coordinator Lisa Mark, 321-634-6111 or

For media matters, please contact the Public Information Office at 386-943-5479 or

The Florida Department of Transportation urges motorists to be careful on the road, pay attention, and don’t text and drive. All vehicle occupants should buckle up. Safety belts save lives.

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