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Florence Boulevard Widening

This project will expand a two-mile segment of US-72/Florence Boulevard to six lanes from Indian Springs Drive to Sky Park Road east of Florence. The project is funded through a Better Utilizing Investments to Leverage Development grant obtained by Lauderdale County as well as a combination of state and other federal funding.

Region/County North/Lauderdale
Type of WorkAdditional Lanes
RouteUS-72
Projected StartOctober 2023
Projected CompletionFall 2026
Traffic ImpactExpect reduced lane widths in work zone and intermittent lane closures.
Project NumberBUILDF-NH-0002(516)
Project Cost$23,959,357
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Most of the work on the US-72/Florence Boulevard widening project takes place behind concrete barriers, separating traffic from workers.

Lane closures are planned this week for the US-72/Florence Boulevard widening project between Indian Springs Drive and Sky Park Road in Lauderdale County. The closures will be implemented outside peak travel times to limit impacts to traffic. 

The schedule of lane closures is:

Tuesday, Feb. 27 – westbound outside lane closure from 4 a.m. to…Read More “Lane closures planned for US-72/Florence Boulevard this week”