LABELLE — The traffic signal at the intersection of State Road 80 and Helms Road will be operational beginning on Tuesday, Jan. 24 around 9 a.m.
Staff from the Florida Department of Transportation and Hendry County Road & Bridge will be onsite Tuesday morning removing barricades and getting the intersection ready for the traffic signal to be operational. Visual message signs and traffic control signage are in place to alert motorists to the traffic signal becoming operational.
Motorists should use extra caution when traveling through the intersection until motorists become accustomed to the traffic signal being operational.
Motorists need to be alert to their surroundings to avoid collision with other motorists failing to obey the traffic signal.
Residents or motorists with any questions or concerns can contact the Hendry County Engineering Department at 863-675-5222.