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Road Closure - SE First Avenue
OCALA, Fla. (June 18, 2020) – Due to the necessary replacement of an existing potable water main on SE First Avenue, you can expect a road closure of SE Seventh Street to SE Broadway Street, beginning Wednesday, July 1. During construction, SE First Avenue will be reduced to one north bound traffic lane. Construction is expected to be completed by Wednesday, October 28.
All necessary devices will be in place to redirect traffic. Construction will take place Mondays through Fridays from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. During construction times travelers may experience delays, noise, dust, and heavy equipment within the project area.
For more information, please contact the City Engineer’s Office, Capital Projects Division at 352-629-8419.