Repairs to a slow leak in a sewage pipe have closed one northbound lane of Lakeland Highlands Road and will force both lanes to close for at least a week starting on Tuesday, city officials have announced. More
Lakeland areas under consideration are along Kathleen Road and Fish Hatchery Road.
The row of yellow traffic dividers that keep getting knocked down next to Starbucks on Beacon Road will be replaced by a concrete separator. Work starts Monday, and city officials warn that the left-turn lane will be closed for about a week. Sounds like an intersection to avoid for awhile.
Drivers hampered by railroad work along Bartow Road got some good news and bad news today. The good: The South Crystal Lake Drive crossing will remain open for the time being. The bad: Work at other intersections is now expected to end Monday instead of tomorrow. More
Drivers entering South Florida Avenue from South Lakeland Drive or Lake Harris Drive would no longer be able to turn left or go straight across the intersection, under changes being planned by the Florida Department of Transportation. More