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Okaloosa Road Closure Information
Type Name Location Status Updated Remarks/Detour
Road Dewey Madden Circle Baker Closed 07/20/2017 15:36:35 DEWEY MADDEN CIRCLE off Old River Road in Baker is closed to through traffic due to an exposed/damaged pipe in the road. We anticipate repairs to be complete and the road to be reopened by the end of the day on Monday, July 24, 2017. Dewey Madden Road serves local traffic only and it’s open from each end up to the point of the damage (near 2328 Dewey Madden).
Road County Rd 189 At Exit 45 Holt to Yellow River Obstructed 05/12/2017 14:49:18 Crews will mill and resurface the travel lanes from east of County Road 189 (Exit 45, Holt) to west of the Yellow River. Additional improvements include guardrail and high tension cable barrier installation, drainage upgrades, construction of wildlife fence, and placement of new signs, rumble strips, and pavement markings along the 5.1 mile project. Work is anticipated to be complete fall 2017, weather permitting. Drivers are reminded to use caution, especially at night, when traveling through the construction zone, and to pay attention for workers and equipment entering and exiting the work area.
Road U.S. 98 Destin Gulf Shore Dr to Airport Rd Obstructed 04/07/2017 15:39:19 U.S. 98 Maintenance and Repair of Underground Stormwater Drainage from Gulf Shore Drive to Airport Road in Destin- Intermittent westbound lane restrictions from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. Sunday through Thursday as crews clean and seal pipe joints along the trunk line, adjacent manhole, and curb inlet structures. The project is anticipated to be complete summer 2017.
Road U.S. 98 Destin Emerald Shores Dr and Emerald Bay Dr Obstructed 04/04/2017 10:50:58 The U.S. 98 eastbound, right turn lane to Emerald Shores Drive and westbound, right turn lane to Emerald Bay Drive will be removed this month. The removal is necessary to begin widening U.S. 98 from four to six travel lanes between the Okaloosa-Walton county line and Emerald Shores Drive. After the turn lanes are removed drivers will still be allowed to make right turns at both intersections.
Road SR 123 123 North and South Obstructed 02/03/2017 11:08:29 State Road (S.R.) 123 Widening work continues please use caution and observe lane restrictions