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Project Details
Work Type: Resurfacing
Phase: Construction
Limits: south of Coleman Road to CR 542 E (Avenue G NW)
Construction Cost: $4.5 million
Start of Current Phase: Early 2023
Est. Completion of Current Phase: Late 2023

The Florida Department of Transportation is resurfacing Recker Highway from Coleman Road to Avenue G NW in Polk County.  In addition to the improvements listed below, crews will add conduit underground just beyond the project limits, from Avenue G NW to CR 542 (K-Ville Avenue).

  • Mill and resurface the roadway
  • Mill and resurface side street entrances
  • Widen the entrance to Sidney Circle
  • Restripe crosswalks at Avenue G NW, Spirit Lake Road and Coleman Road
  • Upgrade signal equipment
  • Improve Drainage
  • Add additional lighting at intersections
  • Place conduit from SR 542 East to CR 542 West to connect the signals



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Contact Information
Communications Team
Sandra Mancil
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  • Watch for periodic daytime and nighttime/overnight lane closures and traffic shifts at the intersections as crews work on signals and shoulder grading. Use caution and be prepared to merge or stop.

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