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U29 from I-10 to north of Nine Mile Road

FDOT office in Chipley
Project photo
Crews removing existing northbound bridge

Project Details

The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) has awarded a $48.9 million construction contract to Roads, Inc. of Northwest Florida to reconstruct US 29, also commonly known as Pensacola Boulevard, from I-10 to 0.5 miles north of Nine Mile Road in Escambia County. Construction activities include widening US 29 from four to six lanes, replacing the existing twin bridges over Nine Mile Road with a single bridge, adding roadway lighting, sidewalks, bike lanes, improving signalization and performing drainage upgrades. Visit the project Facebook page at MyUS29 and sign up for project eNews by sending an e-mail to

The contractor poured the concrete Pier 2 pile footers and after they cured placed the column forms. Crews poured MSE panel footers and installed concrete MSE panels at Bents 1 and 3.

Traffic Impacts

Traffic is now shifted and traveling on temporary ramps on NW & SW corners. From 8pm to 6am, when needed, the contractor has alternating lane closures on US 29 for road construction as well as alternating lane shifts on Nine Mile Road at bridge overpass.

Note: All information is preliminary and subject to change without notice.

Project Overview

Project Number 218603-1
Work Type Add Lanes & Reconstruct
Project Limits
From SR 8 (I-10) to north of SR 10 (US 90A) Nine Mile Road
Project Length 2.632 miles
Estimated Completion Spring 2021
Est. Construction Cost $48.9 M
Project Manager Georgina Acierto-Kent

Project Documents

Affected Areas

Roads SR 95, US 29, Pensacola Boulevard
Counties Escambia
Cities Ensley, Brent

Public Meetings


Georgina Acierto-Kent

Data current as of 2/28/2019