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Lane closure at intersection of SE First Avenue and E Silver Springs Blvd

Lane closures will be in place at the intersection of SE First Avenue and East Silver Springs Boulevard beginning Monday, Oct. 21 through Friday, Oct. 25.

The closures are due to offsite drainage construction for the Hilton Garden Inn that will allow workers to complete site work for the new hotel located in the downtown area.

All necessary devices will be in place to redirect traffic. Construction will take place Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. During construction times, travelers may experience delays, noise, dust and heavy equipment within the project area.

For more information, please contact the City Engineer’s Office, Capital Projects Division at 352-629-8419.

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