When: Beginning Monday, August 10, 2009
Affected Area: Forest Hill Blvd. at Martin Avenue
(08/07/09) As a result of a City of West Palm Beach drainage improvement project, Forest Hill Boulevard will be closed to traffic at Martin Avenue period of approximately 6 (six) days beginning Monday, August 10, 2009. The road is expected to reopen no later than Saturday, August 15, 2009. The City will be upgrading stormwater pipes, which will improve drainage and help reduce flooding in the area for both homes and businesses.
Residents, businesses, and their customers will continue to have access to their destinations along Forest Hill Boulevard during this period. Through traffic should use Southern Boulevard as an alternate route. Eastbound traffic on Forest Hill Blvd. should detour via Dixie Highway and westbound traffic should use Olive Avenue. Notices have already been sent to residents and businesses in the construction zone.