Tracy Doherty, Public Relations Manager
Charlotte County Public Works Department
CHARLOTTE COUNTY TRAFFIC ADVISORY
Roadway Closures Due to Localized Flooding
CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. (Aug. 29, 2017) - Due to heavy rainfall there has been localized roadway flooding in many areas throughout Charlotte County. The Public Works Department advises that sections of the following roads are open under water and are closed at this time:
- Sistina St from Conway Blvd to Olean Blvd
- Aburto Ln from Alcalay St to Sistina St
- Baltic Ave from Conway Blvd to Sistina St
- Washington Loop Road at the Prairie Creek Bridge
Washington Loop Road is still closed at the Prairie Creek Bridge until further notice. Public Works staff will continue to monitor the situation and will open the road when it becomes safe for vehicular traffic. Public Works staff will continue to monitor the situations and will open the roadways when they become safe for vehicular traffic.
Citizens may report drainage issues via the Charlotte County, FL App or by calling the Public Works Department at 941-575-3600.
The Public Works Department reminds motorists to remain alert and travel through these areas only as necessary.