HENDRY COUNTY — Please be advised that, beginning Tuesday, August 31, 2021, South Central Florida Express (SCFE) and Hendry County’s contractor, OHL USA, Inc., will be conducting railroad improvements and roadway construction services at the railroad crossing on W.C. Owen Avenue in Clewiston, FL.
The work includes installation of a track panel and concrete boards, milling and resurfacing of the existing roadway adjacent to the railroad, and sidewalk construction.
Operations will require the W.C. Owen Avenue railroad crossing to be closed. Visual message signs and traffic control signage will be in place to detour traffic.
Motorists should allow extra time for their commute.
The work is expected to have a completion time of approximately two days.
Operations will begin on Tuesday, Aug. 31 at 6 a.m. and end on Wednesday, Sept. 1 at 5 p.m.
Please note that this schedule is tentative and subject to change. The Hendry County
Engineering Department will notify of any changes.
Residents or motorists with any questions or concerns can contact the Hendry County Engineering Department at 863-675-5222.