US 19 near W. Green Acres Street remains one lane in each direction, with both directions using the southbound lanes in that area. This configuration is likely to remain in place until the morning of Friday, September 29, when repairs are estimated to be completed.
A void was discovered underneath one of the northbound lanes Tuesday afternoon, September 26 and the left lane was closed for motorist safety and testing. The other northbound lane was closed in the late afternoon to provide space for additional testing and repairs.
Motorists are asked to use caution in the area and can expect delays in each direction of US 19 approaching that area and may want to consider an alternate route below or other roads depending on the destination.
Alternate Route suggestions:
Northbound US 19: Turn right off northbound US 19 and go east on W. Cardinal Street, then turn left onto northbound S. Lecanto Highway (County Road 491). Go north on Lecanto Highway, then turn left onto W. Grover Cleveland Boulevard and go west back to US 19.
Southbound US 19: Turn left onto W. Grover Cleveland Boulevard and go east to S. Lecanto Highway (County Road 491). Turn right and go south on Lecanto Highway, then turn right onto W. Cardinal Street and go