Okeechobee man killed in single-vehicle accident

OKEECHOBEE – A 24-year-old man was killed early Sunday morning when his vehicle left the road and struck a utility pole on U.S. 441 South. Hector Delira Sepulveda was traveling southbound on U.S. 441 when for unknown reasons, he failed to maintain control of the vehicle and traveled off the roadway and struck a utility […]

Hendry County paving A Road

HENDRY COUNTY — The Hendry County Road & Bridge Department’s asphalt contractor will be paving on A Road on Friday, April 3, from 7 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Motorists should expect lane closures and allow extra time for their commute. Please use extra caution when driving through the work zone. Residents with questions or concerns […]

Lane closure on S.R. 29 at Helms Road on April 1 and 2

LABELLE — State Road 29 and Helms Road: (Permit project) On Wednesday, April 1 and Thursday, April 2 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., motorists should expect the southbound lane on S.R. 29 at Helms Road to be closed while crews perform striping to prepare for the new traffic signal at the intersection. Flaggers will […]

Belle Glade man killed in early morning crash; F-150 collides with semi in heavy fog

BELLE GLADE – A 19-year-old Belle Glade man died early Saturday (March 28) morning from injuries sustained in an vehicle crash. According to the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office report, the accident occurred at 4:32 a.m. at 1500 George Wedgeworth Way in Belle Glade. Carlos Louis Flores, 65, was driving a Mack semi-tractor at low […]

Hendry County to pave Forestry Division Drive

LABELLE — The Hendry County Road & Bridge Department’s asphalt contractor will be paving on Forestry Division Drive on Saturday, March 28 from 7 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Motorists should expect lane closures and allow extra time for their commute. Please use extra caution when driving through the work zone. Residents with questions or concerns […]

Hendry County to survey on County Road 78

HENDRY COUNTY — The Hendry County Road & Bridge Consultant will perform surveying services on County Road 78 from Kirby Thompson to Fort Denaud Bridge Way beginning Friday, March 27, and lasting approximately four weeks. Crews will be collecting the necessary data for the Engineer of Record to prepare design plans for the roadway improvement […]

Glades County Road Watch Report for week of March 29

U,S. 27 from Fifth Street to north of State Road 78: (Construction project) Crews will be milling and resurfacing the roadway on U.S. 27 from Fifth Street to north of S.R. 78 in Moore Haven. Additional work includes improving the drainage, sidewalks and road shoulders, and installing curb and gutter, signage and pavement markings, and […]

Hendry County Road Watch Report for week of March 29

• State Road 80 from Dalton Lane to County Road 833: (Construction project) Crews will widen approximately 11 miles of roadway from two to four lanes and add new turning lanes. Additional work includes repaving the current lanes and constructing ten new bridges. Three of the bridges will require full demolition and removal of the […]

Hendry County performing work for Wheeler Road

LABELLE – The Hendry County Road & Bridge Department will be grading and filling in low areas on Wheeler Road between 13th Place and 23rd Terrace beginning Thursday, March 26, through Monday, March 30. No work will be conducted on Sunday, March 29. Road work will be conducted between the hours of 8 a.m. to […]

Hendry County to pave Carlyle Street

LABELLE – The Hendry County Road & Bridge Department’s asphalt contractor will pave Carlyle Street on Thursday, March 26, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Motorists should expect lane closures and allow extra time for their commute. Please use extra caution when driving through the work zone. Residents with questions or concerns can contact the […]