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Upcoming Road & Lane Closures in Clearwater

11/7/2013 4:34:52 PM

Contact: Traffic Operations Division, (727) 562-4750


Nov. 7, 2013

Upcoming Road & Lane Closures in Clearwater

CLEARWATER, Fla. -- The following road and lane closures will take place in the City of Clearwater:


Now through Nov. 14, Betty Lane from State Street to Sedeeva Circle will be closed to traffic due to sanitary sewer improvements. Traffic can use Douglas Avenue as a detour route.


Now through Dec. 6, Turner Street from Myrtle to Prospect avenues will be closed (with exception of local traffic), due to construction related to the Druid Trail improvements. Pine Street can be used as a detour route.


Residents should allow extra time when traveling Sand Key, Clearwater Beach, Memorial Causeway, and Island Estates on Sunday, Nov. 10 due to the Tri-Rock Clearwater Triathlon. The following road closures are associated with the race; they are moving closures due to the bike route, and traffic will be allowed through by police escort:

- Belcher Road from Sunset Point to N.E. Coachman Road

- Belleview Boulevard from South Fort Harrison Avenue to Indian Rocks Road

- Drew Street from N.E. Coachman Road to Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue

- Druid Road from Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue to South Fort Harrison Avenue

- North Fort Harrison Avenue from Chestnut to Fairmont streets

- South Fort Harrison Avenue from Druid Road to Belleview Boulevard

- South Gulfview Boulevard from Gulf Boulevard to Pier 60

- North Hercules Avenue from Virginia Avenue to Sunset Point Road

- Keene Road from Union Street o Virginia Avenue

- Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue from Drew Street to Druid Road

- North Myrtle Avenue from Fairmont to Union streets

- N.E. Coachman Road from Belcher Road to Drew Street

- Sunset Point Road from North Hercules Avenue to Belcher Road

- Union Street from Myrtle Avenue to Keene Road

The roundabout on Clearwater Beach will be closed, and all traffic attempting to access the roundabout from South Clearwater Beach to travel east on the Memorial Causeway will need to use the Belleair Causeway Bridge.

Closures begin intermittently at 6:30 and continue through 12:30 p.m., with some closures taking place in between these times. For the race route and traffic impacts, visit

Questions or comments can be directed to the City of Clearwater’s Traffic Operations Division at

(727) 562-4750.