Traffic will be directed through detours with posted signage
DELAND, Fla. – Motorist should be aware of an upcoming closure at North Spring Gardens Avenue (State Road 15) south of West Minnesota Avenue from Friday, October 20, at 7 a.m. to Monday, October 30, at 5 p.m. This closure is required for railroad reconstruction work. Access to businesses will be provided for local traffic only.
The following detours will be in place to guide motorists around the work zone:
- Motorists heading northbound on Spring Garden Avenue will be directed to turn left onto West New York Avenue, right onto North Ridgewood Avenue, and right on West Plymouth Avenue before reaching Spring Garden Avenue.
- Motorists heading southbound on Spring Garden Avenue will be directed to turn left onto West Plymouth Avenue, right onto North Woodland Boulevard, right onto West Beresford Avenue before reaching Spring Garden Avenue.
CSX will be reconstructing the railroad crossing surface and upgrading all signals to include new median gates and the replacement of both cantilevers on Spring Garden Avenue.
FDOT urges motorists to use caution near all railroad crossings and when driving in areas with road construction. Please slow down, follow posted detour signs and stay alert.
All schedules are subject to change due to weather or other unforeseen circumstances.
Media inquiries should be directed to the FDOT District Five Public Information Office at FDOT-D5COMM@dot.state.fl.us or by phone at 386-943-5593.