Sabastian Street Closure Scheduled For Drainage Work As Part Of Building The Wekiva Parkway


MOUNT DORA _ Crews on July 11-14 are scheduled to close the Sabastian Street entrance to State Road (S.R.) 46 to install drainage pipe. Traffic will be detoured during this operation to the U.S. 441 and Natoma Boulevard entrance to the Summerbrooke community.


Electronic message boards and detour signs have been posted alerting drivers to this closure. Bad weather or other unforeseen circumstances could delay or prolong this operation.


The work is part of Wekiva Parkway Sections 3A and 3B, which began construction on October 30, 2017. The non-tolled improvements include widening S.R. 46 to six lanes from U.S. 441 to Round Lake Road, and building a flyover bridge at U.S. 441. Work includes widening U.S. 441 to six lanes in the area, and installing sidewalks and other pedestrian facilities. Construction is scheduled to finish in spring of 2020.