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Starke Railroad Overpass Interchange Improvements
Overview

Construction on the Starke Railroad Overpass Interchange Improvements project began in the summer of 2020. J.B. Coxwell Contracting, Inc. of Jacksonville, was selected to complete this project.

Currently, the City of Starke is divided by the CSX railroad that runs parallel to U.S. 301. With 29 trains traveling through the city each day, emergency vehicles and other traffic experience frequent delays, and train traffic is expected to increase in the future. The overpass will ease congestion and improve emergency response times and allow traffic to flow more freely.

The project will include a bridge beginning east of U.S. 301 at Walnut Street and ending east of Church Street. One-way frontage roads will be constructed to allow local traffic to access Cherry, Church, Thompson, and Walnut Streets. The project also includes resurfacing of multiple streets and additional parking.

Additionally, follow FDOT District Two on Twitter at @MyFDOT_NEFL and MyFDOTNEFL on Facebook for updates.

Traffic Impacts
Cherry Street traffic impacts
November 26-December 2, 2022
Daytime and nighttime lane closures Monday through Sunday between U.S. 301 and St. Clair Street for bridge foundation work. Heading north, drivers will turn right onto Frontage Road (eastbound State Road 100), left onto Water Street, left onto Call Street, and arrive at North Cherry Street. Heading south on Cherry Street, drivers will turn right onto westbound Madison Street (westbound State Road 100), left onto Thompson Street, left onto Frontage Road (eastbound State Road 100) and right onto South Cherry Street.
State Road 100 traffic impacts
November 26-December 2, 2022

Intermittent daytime lane closures from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday between U.S. 301 and St. Clair Street for equipment movement in and out of the work zone.

Daytime and nighttime lane closures Monday through Sunday between U.S. 301 and Water Street for bridge construction. Trucks on eastbound State Road 100 will turn right onto U.S. 301 and left onto Southeast 144th Street to State Road 100.

Project Photos
Starke Overpass constructionStarke Overpass construction
Open House- Project Update (Tuesday, October 11, 2022)

The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) will host an open house to provide citizens with an update on the Starke Railroad Overpass Interchange Improvements project.

The hybrid open house will be held Tuesday, Oct. 11 at the Governor Charley E. Johns Conference Center, 1610 N. Temple Avenue, Starke, FL 32091. Project staff will be available to answer questions in-person, online or by phone at (631) 992-3221, access code 213-631-455. Citizens may drop by anytime between 5 and 6:30 p.m. to ask questions about the project and view renderings.

Public participation is solicited without regard to race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, disability or familial status.

Event info: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/853490829099963403 Webinar ID: 643-426-395

Project Details
Project Start:July 2020
Expected Completion:Summer 2023
Cost:$23.6 million
Project #:436558-1-52-01
RoadsState Road 100, U.S. 301
CountiesBradford
CitiesStarke
Contact
Photo of Nathan PickNathan Pick
904-360-5582
Starke Railroad Overpass Interchange Improvements
Overview

Construction on the Starke Railroad Overpass Interchange Improvements project began in the summer of 2020. J.B. Coxwell Contracting, Inc. of Jacksonville, was selected to complete this project.

Currently, the City of Starke is divided by the CSX railroad that runs parallel to U.S. 301. With 29 trains traveling through the city each day, emergency vehicles and other traffic experience frequent delays, and train traffic is expected to increase in the future. The overpass will ease congestion and improve emergency response times and allow traffic to flow more freely.

The project will include a bridge beginning east of U.S. 301 at Walnut Street and ending east of Church Street. One-way frontage roads will be constructed to allow local traffic to access Cherry, Church, Thompson, and Walnut Streets. The project also includes resurfacing of multiple streets and additional parking.

Additionally, follow FDOT District Two on Twitter at @MyFDOT_NEFL and MyFDOTNEFL on Facebook for updates.

Project Details
Project Start:July 2020
Expected Completion:Summer 2023
Cost:$23.6 million
Project #:436558-1-52-01
RoadsState Road 100, U.S. 301
CountiesBradford
CitiesStarke
Contact
Photo of Nathan PickNathan Pick
904-360-5582
Traffic Impacts
Cherry Street traffic impacts
November 26-December 2, 2022
Daytime and nighttime lane closures Monday through Sunday between U.S. 301 and St. Clair Street for bridge foundation work. Heading north, drivers will turn right onto Frontage Road (eastbound State Road 100), left onto Water Street, left onto Call Street, and arrive at North Cherry Street. Heading south on Cherry Street, drivers will turn right onto westbound Madison Street (westbound State Road 100), left onto Thompson Street, left onto Frontage Road (eastbound State Road 100) and right onto South Cherry Street.
State Road 100 traffic impacts
November 26-December 2, 2022

Intermittent daytime lane closures from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday between U.S. 301 and St. Clair Street for equipment movement in and out of the work zone.

Daytime and nighttime lane closures Monday through Sunday between U.S. 301 and Water Street for bridge construction. Trucks on eastbound State Road 100 will turn right onto U.S. 301 and left onto Southeast 144th Street to State Road 100.

Events
Open House- Project Update (Tuesday, October 11, 2022)

The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) will host an open house to provide citizens with an update on the Starke Railroad Overpass Interchange Improvements project.

The hybrid open house will be held Tuesday, Oct. 11 at the Governor Charley E. Johns Conference Center, 1610 N. Temple Avenue, Starke, FL 32091. Project staff will be available to answer questions in-person, online or by phone at (631) 992-3221, access code 213-631-455. Citizens may drop by anytime between 5 and 6:30 p.m. to ask questions about the project and view renderings.

Public participation is solicited without regard to race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, disability or familial status.

Event info: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/853490829099963403 Webinar ID: 643-426-395

Project Photos
Starke Overpass constructionStarke Overpass construction
 
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