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CR 259 (Lake Road) over Ward Creek

FDOT office in Chipley
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CR 259 Lake Road

Project Details

The principal intent of this project is to replace the existing structurally deficient bridge (No. 540043) on CR 259 (Lake Road) over Ward Creek in Jefferson County, Florida, located northwest of Monticello. At the project location, the existing roadway typical section consists of two 10' lanes and 5' grass shoulders. The existing bridge typical section consists of two 12' lanes (24' clear roadway width). The existing capacity (2 lanes) shall remain the same for the new bridge. The new structure will be constructed along the existing horizontal alignment. The improvements consist of milling and resurfacing, base work, shoulder treatment, drainage improvements, curb and gutters, highway signing, guardrail, bridges and other incidental construction on CR 259 over Ward Creek Bridge No. 540043 in Jefferson County.

Traffic Impacts

Construction activities are weather dependent and might be delayed or rescheduled in the event of inclement weather.

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

Project Overview

Project Number 432289-1
Work Type Bridge Replacement
Project Length 0.025 miles
Estimated Completion Winter 2019
Project Manager Lori Kietzer

Project Documents

Affected Areas

Roads CR 259
Counties Jefferson

Public Meetings


Lori Kietzer

Data current as of 4/17/2018.