CHARLOTTE COUNTY PEDESTRIAN ADVISORY
Notice of Pedestrian Temporary Walkways - Midway Blvd. - Port Charlotte Middle School
PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. (Aug. 9, 2017) – Please be advised sidewalks on the south side of Midway Blvd. between Hayworth Rd. and Orlando Blvd. will be closed to through pedestrian traffic effective immediately.
Students will be guided along the northerly sidewalk with the assistance of Charlotte County deputies from 8:00 to 10:00 a.m., and 2:30 to 4:30 p.m., Monday - Friday. Students are asked to cross only in the assisted areas located in the vicinity of Hayworth Rd. and Orlando Blvd.
Pedestrians during all other times will be detoured around adjacent sidewalks in accordance with the posted signage along the detour route.
This closure is being conducted in conjunction with the Midway Boulevard (Phase 2) road widening project. Upon completion, Midway Boulevard will be a four lane roadway with center turn lanes, new sidewalks and a closed drainage system. Construction is projected to be complete in the fall of 2018. Mail delivery, emergency services, and access to local residences will be maintained during construction.
More information about this project is available at www.MidwayUpdate.com.
On behalf of road construction crews, please drive safely.