Fla.’s Turnpike construction means large detours


A construction plan sealed a northbound and southbound lanes of Florida’s Turnpike late Tuesday.

The widen of a Turnpike is between Commercial Boulevard and exit series 67 in Coconut Creek.

The highway sealed during 11 p.m. and will free to trade during 5 a.m. Wednesday.


The closure is designed again on Wednesday night during 11 p.m. and again Thursday if needed.

The Pompano Service piazza will also be closed.

Northbound drivers will exit during Commercial Boulevard and go easterly to State Road 7. They can get behind on a Turnpike in Coconut Creek.

Southbound drivers will exit in Coconut rivulet go west to State Road 7 and get behind on a Turnpike during Commercial Boulevard.

Crews will be operative on replacing signs that widen opposite all lanes of a road.