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Milton E. Proby Pkwy Traffic Advisory - Saturday, April 16, 2011


Academy Boulevard and Drennan Road Closure

Academy Boulevard Closure

Saturday, April 16, 2011

10 p.m. - 7 a.m.

Beginning Saturday at 10 p.m. and continuing through 7 a.m. Sunday morning, Academy Boulevard from Bradley Road to Drennan Road will be closed to all north - and southbound traffic.  Northbound Academy Boulevard traffic will be detoured at the Bradley Road Exit.  Southbound Academy Boulevard traffic will be detoured to east bound Drennan Road to south bound Hancock Expressway.  Please see the click here for map for details.  This closure is required for the placement of concrete on the new bridge over Academy Boulevard.  This bridge will eventually allow motorists traveling south on Academy Boulevard to access the new Milton E. Proby Parkway. The detour route will be clearly marked for all thru traffic.   For safety reasons no vehicles will be allowed through the work area. 

 

Drennan Road Closure

Sunday, April 17, 2011

4 a.m. - 10 a.m.

Beginning Sunday at 4 a.m. until 10 a.m. eastbound Drennan Road at Academy Boulevard will be closed to all through traffic.  All Drennan Road traffic will be placed on the existing detour at Hancock Expressway and Astrozon Boulevard which is clearly marked. The South Pointe Plaza Shopping Center, and the entrance to the plaza will remain open. The area can be accessed by the existing detour at Hancock Expressway and Astrozon. This closure is required for the placement of concrete on the new bridge over Academy Boulevard.

For more information please call the project hotline at 719-268-7430 or go to the project website at www.buildproby.com