Weekend road work to close I-75

CREATED Jan. 16, 2014

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ESTERO, Fla. - Construction on the Airport Direct Connect project this weekend will force the closure of I-75 between Alico Road and Daniels Parkway.

The closure will begin at 11 p.m. Sunday, January 19th and the interstate will re-open by 5 a.m. Monday, January 20th.

Motorists must use Ben Hill Griffin Parkway/Treeline Avenue to travel between Alico Road and Daniels Parkway during this time.  Northbound vehicles will exit at Alico Road, and travel east to Ben Hill Griffin Parkway/Treeline Avenue. Northbound motorists will re-enter the interstate at the Daniels Parkway interchange. 

Southbound vehicles will exit at Daniels Parkway and travel east to Ben Hill Griffin Parkway/Treeline Avenue.  Southbound motorists will re-enter the interstate at the Alico Road interchange.  The contractor will post detour signs to guide motorists.  Emergency services will be able to travel through the closure if necessary.