I-4 construction work and lane closures in Orange and Osceola counties

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Information from the Florida Department of Transportation:

Work continues on Interstate 4 in Orange and Osceola Counties after the holidays. Motorists need to use caution when driving through three separate construction zones south of Orlando, near the attractions. The projects are:

 

The Wildwood Project:  (more information)

 What's Happening: Orange County Roads/Public Works is building a new I-4 overpass

 Where: Just south of Orlando, between State Road (SR) 535 and Central Florida Parkway

 When: All work is occurring during overnight hours (9 p.m. to 5 a.m.) Wednesday night, January 2 through Friday morning, January 4

 How It Will Affect Your Drive: The overnight project will start with a single lane closure on the eastbound side, gradually expanding to a double and triple lane closure on the eastbound side. Motorists will use a temporary lane during the triple closure. All lanes are scheduled to reopen each day in time for the morning rush. 

 

Interstate 4 Paving Project:  (more information)

What's Happening: Paving the westbound lanes of I-4

 Where: Orlando's south side, from east of Conroy Road to east of Sand Lake Road

 When: All work is occurring during overnight hours (9 p.m. to 5 a.m.) Wednesday night, January 2 through Friday morning, January 4

 How It Will Affect Your Drive: The overnight project will start with a single lane closure, gradually expanding to a double lane closure. Crews are concentrating on the inside lanes on the westbound side. All lanes are scheduled to reopen each day in time for the morning rush. 

 

Interstate 4 Braided Ramp Project:  (more information)

 What's Happening: Crews are installing girders. The purpose of this project is to relocate the eastbound I-4 ramp to Osceola Parkway to improve traffic flow and increase safety

 Where: Near Celebration on I-4 between US 192 and Osceola Parkway in Osceola County

 When: All work is occurring during overnight hours (10 p.m. to 6 a.m.) Wednesday night, January 2 through Saturday morning, January 5

 How It Will Affect Your Drive: This will impact all motorists attempting to enter eastbound I-4 from US 192. Detours are in place, and motorists are directed to Osceola Parkway as an alternate route to eastbound I-4.