Florida’s Turnpike Enterprise (FTE) is scheduled to close the County Road (CR) 455 bridge over Florida’s Turnpike/State Road (SR) 91 in Lake County on March 26, 2022. This closure is necessary for the demolition and reconstruction of the bridge and construction of two roundabouts, one at each side of the bridge approaches. This bridge closure is anticipated to last approximately one year. These dates are subject to change due to weather or unforeseen circumstances.

CR 455 Bridge over Florida’s Turnpike/SR 91
Long-term full bridge closure from March 26, 2022, through Spring 2023.

Detour information:

  • Southbound CR 455 traffic wishing to continue south will be directed to travel southeast on Old Highway 50 to Lake Boulevard, travel south on Lake Boulevard to SR 50/West Colonial Drive, and travel west on SR 50 to access CR 455.
  • Northbound CR 455 traffic wishing to continue north will be directed to travel south on CR 455 to SR 50/West Colonial Drive, travel east on SR 50 to Lake Boulevard, travel north on Lake Boulevard to Old Highway 50, and travel northwest on Old Highway 50 to access CR 455. (Detour map below.)

This work is part of the project widening Florida’s Turnpike from two to four lanes in each direction, from Clermont/SR 50 to Minneola/Hancock Road in Orange and Lake counties. This project is anticipated to be completed by mid-2026.

Please note that this schedule may change due to inclement weather or unforeseen conditions.

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