Road Watch Lehigh Acres
Homestead Road from south of Sunrise Boulevard to the north of Alabama Road:
Construction Project: This project consists of widening Homestead Road to four lanes. This work will also improve drainage and install new underground utilities. A six-foot sidewalk will be constructed on both sides of the roadway. Motorists should expect lane closures during daytime hours. The project cost is $14.4 million. The contractor is Stevens and Layton, Inc. The project is expected to be complete by the end of 2019.
* Motorists should expect lane closures at Homestead Road and Arthur Avenue on Wednesday, July 19 and Thursday, July 20 during daytime hours.
Lehigh Acres Intersection Improvements –
Leonard Boulevard and Haviland Avenue: Lee County DOT is currently making improvements to the intersection of Leonard Boulevard and Haviland Avenue. Motorists should use caution when traveling in this area as intermittent lane closures may occur for east and westbound traffic. We anticipate this project to be completed by the end of August 2017.