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Project Details
Work Type: New Traffic Signal
Phase: Construction
Construction Cost: $1.1 million
Start of Current Phase: Mid 2022
Est. Completion of Current Phase: Mid 2023

A new traffic signal is being installed at the intersection of US 98 (Bartow Road) and Colbert Road/Lake Hancock Road in Lakeland as part of an FDOT safety project.  Project improvements include: 

  • Adding a traffic signal at US 98 and Colbert Road/Lake Hancock Road
  • Improving intersection lighting
  • Installing pedestrian signals
  • Adding high-visibility crosswalks
  • Extending sidewalks to the new crosswalks
  • Resurfacing the intersection
  • Striping for bike lanes at the right turn lanes

Work may be done during the day or night, although work requiring lane closures will only be done at night between 7 p.m. and 6 a.m.


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Contact Information
Communications Team
Sandra Mancil
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  • The contractor will be working on the final punch list items for the next few weeks. Use caution and watch for workers and equipment close to the road.

Project Documents