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SR 79 from SR 30A (US 98) Back Beach Rd to West Bay Br

FDOT office in Chipley
Project photo
437763-1 File

Project Details

Resurface existing asphalt, roadway and existing shared path.

Construct new shared-use path on the westside of SR 79 from the existing sidewalk to Bay Parkway.

Improve drainage on the south end of the project

Traffic Impacts

Lane closures are prohibited from 6 a.m. to 8 p.m. Access to residences and businesses will be maintained at all times. Watch for construction workers entering and exiting the roadway.

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

Project Overview

Project Number 437763-1
Work Type Resurfacing
Status Construction
Project Limits
from SR 30A (US 98) Back Beach Road to West Bay Bridge
Project Length 5.097 miles
Estimated Completion Fall 2022
Est. Construction Cost $7.33M
Project Manager Charles Kennedy

Project Documents

Affected Areas

Roads US-98/SR-30A/Back Beach Rd, SR-79
Counties Bay
Cities Panama City

Public Meetings


Charles Kennedy
(850) 767-4910

Data Current as of 08/28/2023