Category Archives: Traffic

FEC Railroad to Partially Close Okeechobee Blvd for Crossing Repair

FEC work will close westbound crossing Sunday morning until Wednesday Morning Florida East Coast Railway (FEC) will be closing the westbound lanes of Okeechobee Blvd at the FEC railroad tracks for repair work beginning Sunday, July 29, 2012 and lasting until Wednesday morning, August 1, 2012. (For clarification, the FEC tracks are the tracks that […]

FEC Crossing Repair at Flamingo Drive

FEC work will close crossing through Tuesday night July 16, 2012 – Florida East Coast Railway (FEC) has closed the railroad crossing located at Flamingo Drive in the City of West Palm Beach. The closure is due to FEC repair work. The crossing will remain closed through Tuesday night, July 17, 2012. It is expected […]

4th on Flagler Road, Dock & Park Closures

Major road closures from July 3, 2012, to July 5, 2012 Motorists should be aware of the road closures listed below due to the 4th on Flagler Independence Day celebration in West Palm Beach from July 3, 2012, through July 5, 2012. Currie Park, located at 2400 N. Flagler Dr., will be closed from the […]

Clematis Project Ahead of Schedule

Almost a week ahead of schedule, the Clematis Street Streetscape project has moved from the 500 block to the 400 block of Clematis Street, allowing crews to reopen the 500 block of Clematis Street ahead of schedule. While some work is still underway on the 500 block, it has been reopened to vehicle traffic. The […]

Clematis Street Improvements

500 block will be the first to see new streetscape improvements From new landscaping and decorative street lights to bike racks, benches and bollards, the City of West Palm Beach this week is kicking off its campaign to improve Clematis Street. Beginning this Wednesday, June 13th 2012 the 500 block of Clematis will be the […]

SunFest Hours, Road, and Dock Closures

When: April 25, 2012- May 9, 2012 Where: Waterfront, West Palm Beach SunFest Hours: May 2-6, 2012 Wednesday: 5:00 pm to 10:00 pm Thursday: 5:00 pm to 10:00 pm Friday: 5:00 pm to 11:00 pm Saturday: 12:00 pm to 11:00 pm Sunday: 12:00 am to 10:00 pm Downtown West Palm Beach on Flagler Drive Produced […]

25th Street Closure at CSX railroad crossing

LOCATION:  25th Street at CSX Crossing (between Electronics Way and Windsor Avenue) DESCRIPTION: Railroad Crossing Rehabilitation – work performed by CSX railroad WHEN: Tuesday April 3, 2012 at 7:00 A.M.  through Thursday April 5, 2012 at 6:00 A.M. RESTRICTIONS: Total closure of 25th Street at the CSX railroad crossing Traffic will be detoured via: 36th Street, Broadway, […]

2012 Sunshine State Races Half Marathon

SUNSHINE STATE RACES HALF MARATHON, FEBRUARY 25 When: Saturday, February 25, 2012, 7:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Where: Meyer Amphitheatre -  Flager Drive, Gregory Rd., Federal Hgwy, and Summa St. Tie on those running shoes and get in gear Sat., Feb. 25th at 7:30am as the inaugural Sunshine State Races takes off in Downtown West […]

Traffic Advisory: Road Closure Bunker Road at Railroad Crossing

What: City of West Palm Beach Road Closure When: 6:00 A.M. Sunday, July 31, thru 1:00 A.M. Wed., August 3, 2011 Where: Bunker Road at the FEC Railroad Crossing Additional Notes: Partial Closure: Bunker Road, From Dixie to Norton. The road will be signed “Open To Local Traffic only” to reduce the amount of traffic […]

Traffic Advisory: 25th Street at the FEC Railroad Crossing

LOCATION: 25th Street, Rosemary Avenue to Pinewood Avenue at the FEC Railroad Crossing DESCRIPTION: Rebuilding the 25th Street crossing at the FEC Railroad Tracks. RESTRICTIONS: Total closure: 25th Street from Rosemary Avenue to Pinewood Avenue. The closure will begin at 6:00 A.M. on Sunday, July 17, 2011 and is expected to end on or before […]

Traffic Advisory: North Flagler Drive at 40th Street

Major Road Closure City of West Palm Beach LOCATION: North Flagler Drive at 40th Street DESCRIPTION: Relocation and reconstruction of a stormwater line RESTRICTIONS: Total closure of the north Flagler Drive and 40th Street intersection will begin at 9:00 A.M. on Monday, July 11, 2011 and is expected to end on or before 6:00 P.M. […]

Traffic Advisory: Major Road Closure Okeechobee Blvd.

LOCATION: Okeechobee Blvd. from Australian Ave. to Tamarind Ave. DESCRIPTION: Road widening, railroad reconstruction, new structures with traffic signals. RESTRICTIONS: Lane closures during the evening Sunday through Thursday from 10PM – 6AM. The total closure of Okeechobee Blvd. at the railroad crossing will begin July 11, 2011 at 5:00 A.M. and end August 12, 2011 […]

Traffic Advisory: Australian Ave. between 7th St. and Banyan Blvd.

To facilitate emergency utility work the following road closure will be in effect from 5AM Wednesday, June 22 until Friday June 24, 2011 when the area will reopen to traffic. LOCATION: Australian Ave. between 7th Street and Banyan Blvd. SOUTHBOUND TRAFFIC ONLY RESTRICTION: The southbound traffic will be detoured via: Palm Beach Lakes Blvd., Dixie […]

Australian Ave. between PB Lakes & Banyan NOW Open.

FRIDAY, JUNE 17, 2011 UPDATE: Australian Avenue is NOW Open. To facilitate emergency utility work the following road closure will be in effect from 6AM Sunday, June 12 through 6PM Friday June 17, 2011. LOCATION: Australian Ave. between Palm Beach Lakes and Banyan Blvd. SOUTHBOUND TRAFFIC ONLY RESTRICTION: The southbound traffic will be detoured via: […]

Street and Dock Closures For Sunfest

SUNFEST, APRIL 27-MAY 1 Wednesday: 5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. Thursday: 5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. Friday: 5:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. Saturday: 12:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. Sunday: 12:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. Downtown West Palm Beach on Flagler Drive Dock Closures: Middle and South Dock closed April 20 – May 4 North Dock […]

St. Patrick’s Day Events and Boat Show Traffic Advisory

What: St. Patrick’s Day/Boat Show West Palm Beach Traffic Advisory When: Thursday, March 17, 2011 Affected Area: Clematis Street, Centennial Square, Flagler Drive (03/11/11) West Palm Beach residents and visitors should be aware of the following information regarding St. Patrick’s Day in downtown West Palm Beach: There will be 3 major St. Patrick’s Day celebrations […]

Traffic Advisory: Boat Show Preparation

What: Palm Beach Int’l. Boat Show Information When: Beginning Friday, March 11, 2011 Affected Area: Flagler Drive in Downtown WPB and City Place ______________________________________________________________ West Palm Beach residents and visitors should be aware of the following information regarding the Palm Beach International Boat Show: Beginning Friday, March 11, 2011, Flagler Drive northbound will be closed […]

WPB Road Closures for events on Feb. 13 and 20

The City has announced the following road closures: AUTO SHOW AT WEST PALM BEACH Event date/time: FEBRUARY 13, 11:00 am to 6:00 pm ROAD CLOSURES, from 10 am to 5:30 pm: North-bound lane of Flagler Drive between north Clematis and Datura South bound lane of Flagler between north Clematis and south Clematis Event information: (203) […]

Clematis Streetscape Corings

When: Friday, January 21st, 2011 Where: Clematis Street from Narcissus Ave. to Rosemary Ave. In preparation for Clematis Streetscape, on Friday, January 21st, coring of the street will take place along Clematis Street from Narcissus Ave to Rosemary Ave. The work will be completed throughout the day and will require temporary road closures.  There will […]

Moonfest 2010 Traffic and Parking Information

When: Saturday, October 30, 2010 Affected Area: Downtown West Palm Beach (10/27/10) West Palm Beach Police officers will be in place to help guide “Moonfest” traffic and ease congestion on Saturday, October 30, 2010. In order to avoid traffic on the Okeechobee corridor, motorists traveling to West Palm Beach on I-95 are advised to use […]

33rd Street Infrastructure Improvements

When: Beginning Monday, October 25, 2010 Affected Area: 33rd Street at Broadway Due to improvements and upgrades taking place on 33rd Street, motorists should be aware that the intersection of 33rd Street and Broadway will be closed to through traffic beginning Monday, October 25, 2010. The intersection is expected to reopen no later than Wednesday, […]

24th Street Open to Traffic

What:  24th Street Open to Traffic When:  Beginning Thursday, October 21, 2010 Affected Area:  Northwood Village area (10/21/10)  Motorists should be aware of the following changes in the Northwood Village area: 24th Street is now completely open to traffic between Broadway and Dixie Highway. 25th Street is closed to through traffic between Broadway and Spruce […]

Portion of Belvedere Road closed to traffic

When: Beginning Friday, July 16, 2010, at 8:00 p.m. Affected Area: Belvedere Rd. between Mercer Rd. and Hillsboro Rd. Motorists should be aware that due to a Palm Beach County and CSX project to rebuild a railway crossing, Belvedere Road will be closed to traffic just west of I-95 between Mercer road and Hillsboro Road […]

4th on Flagler 2010 Road Closure Information

When:  Beginning Saturday, July 3, 2010 Affected Area:  Along Flagler Drive in downtown WPB (07/01/10) Motorists should be aware of the following road closings due to 4 th on Flagler 2010 in downtown West Palm Beach: The following roads will be closed beginning Saturday, July 3, at 8:00 a.m. and will reopen on Monday, July […]

S. Dixie Highway Drainage, Utility Improvements Continue

When:  Beginning Tuesday, July 6, 2010 Affected Area:  South Dixie Highway at Edmor Road (07-01-10)  The City of West Palm Beach is making infrastructure improvements along Edmor Road, including at the intersection with Dixie Highway.  As a result of the project, South Dixie Highway will be closed to traffic at Edmor Road for a period […]

Traffic Advisory for the Weekend

What:  Traffic Advisory When:  Sunday, June 6th 6AM until Noon Sunday, June 6th from 6 until 12 noon, the City of West Palm Beach Public Works Division will be making emergency paver repairs at the following locations: 1. On Okeechobee Blvd, westbound, at Sapodilla (1 lane closed) 2. At the intersection of Iris and Sapodilla

Street Closings for Clematis By Night 15th Anniversary Celebration

What: Clematis St./ Flagler Dr. closings for Clematis by Night 15th Anniversary Celebration When: Thursday, June 3, at 2 p.m.; re-open Friday, June 4, 6:30 a.m. Affected Area: North & South Clematis from Flagler to Narcissus; Flager Drive between Banyan and Datura Due to the Clematis by Night 15th Anniversary Celebration, motorists should be aware […]

Railroad Crossing Closed for Upgrades

When:  Beginning Sunday, May 16, 2010, at 6:00 a.m. Affected Area:  Hibiscus St. between Quadrille Blvd. and Rosemary Ave. (05/14/10)  Motorists should be aware that due to upgrades to the FEC Railway crossing, Hibiscus Street will be closed at the railway crossing located between Quadrille Boulevard and Rosemary Avenue beginning Sunday, May 16, 2010 at […]

Railroad Crossing Closed for Upgrades

When: Beginning Sunday, May 9, 2010, at 6:00 a.m. Affected Area: Gardenia St. between Quadrille Blvd. and Rosemary Ave. Motorists should be aware that due to upgrades to the FEC Railway crossing, Gardenia Street will be closed at the railway crossing located between Quadrille Boulevard and Rosemary Avenue beginning Sunday, May 9, 2010 at 6:00 […]

Spencer Drive Detour

When:  Beginning Thursday, April 29, 2010 Affected Area:  Spencer Dr. from Okeechobee Blvd. to Palm Beach Lakes Blvd. Due to ongoing improvements on Spencer Drive, motorists should be aware of the following: Spencer Drive will undergo a complete closure between Vandiver Drive and South Sequoia Drive beginning the evening of Thursday, April 29, 2010.  The […]