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Project Details
Work Type: Roundabout
Phase: Construction
Length: 0.971 miles
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Construction Cost: $6.1 million
Start of Current Phase: Early 2023
About

 

The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) will begin a one-mile roadway safety improvement and roundabout project on US 41 Business from 17th Street to Bayshore Road in Palmetto, Manatee County, FL.  The project consists of milling and resurfacing, lighting and signal improvements, turn lane widening, sidewalk replacement, drainage improvements, and construction of a roundabout at the intersection of US 41 BUS and 23rd Street West.

  • Construction starts winter 2023
  • Expected completion is spring 2024
  • US 41 Business will remain open
  • A detour will be required at 23rd Street W 
  • Expect noise from back-up alarms, trucks, and construction equipment.
Public Involvement

The Florida Department of Transportation District One will host a Construction Open House on January 24, 2023, at the City of Palmetto, City Hall (516 8th Avenue W, Palmetto, FL 34221) from 5 - 7 p.m. The community can view project exhibits and speak with FDOT staff or for those unable to attend, information will also be available on the project webpage at www.swflroads.com.

 

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Contact Information
Communications Team
Barbara Catlin
941-302-5048
barbara.catlin@dot.state.fl.us
For Media Inquiries Only
fdot-d1comm@dot.state.fl.us
RoadWatch
  • US 41 BUS from 17th to Bayshore Road/ 26th Street,  including the 23rd Street Roundabout, Palmetto: Construction:  Work is underway so please use caution in the construction zone and be alert for construction equipment in the area. Construction crews will be working at the intersection of US 41 BUS and 23rd Street.

    • A lane shift has occurred so crews can begin working on the center median.   Lanes have been reduced to one lane in each direction and will last for approximately two months. Right turns on 23rd Street have reopened.

    Motorists can expect temporary daytime lane closures between 17th Street and 26th Street throughout the duration of the project.

Project Documents
Project Images
EXHIBIT 23rd Street Detour