State Road 46 Lane Closures, Flagging Operation Scheduled As Part Of Building Wekiva Parkway


SANFORD _ Crews are scheduled at night Sunday-Thursday, August 26-30, to conduct single lane closures on State Road (S.R.) 46 from east of Longwood-Markham Road (County Road (C.R.) 46A) to west of Glade Road. Traffic in both directions will be alternated through one lane from 8:30 p.m. to 5:30 a.m. to allow temporary paving for an upcoming traffic shift.


Traffic is scheduled to shift onto the temporary lanes the night of August 30.


Electronic message boards have been posted to alert drivers and flaggers will direct traffic.  Bad weather or other unforeseen circumstances could delay or prolong work.


This operation is part of building Wekiva Parkway Section 7A. Work on this stretch along S.R. 46 from Longwood-Markham Road to Orange Boulevard began April 1, 2018, and is scheduled to finish in 2022.


Motorists should be alert for large construction equipment and vehicles moving in and out of the work zone. Drivers should obey the speed limit, all construction signs and safety devices for the safety of the public and work crews. FDOT reminds all road users to pay attention, drive with care and always buckle up.


For questions and concerns please contact Mary Brooks, Public Information Coordinator at 407-694-5505 or via email at Please visit for project information and follow the project on Facebook and Twitter for real-time updates.