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Posted on: August 4, 2017

CSX Railroad Closures - Construction that could affect your commute

Traffic Advisory

Here are some projects to be aware of that are happening in and around our City.


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CSX Railroad Crossing Closures (West of 95)


Camino Real, at the CSX Railroad Crossing (West of I-95)

CLOSED: Friday, October 20, 2017 at 10:00 A.M., to Tuesday, October 24, 2017 at 6:00 A.M. (Subject to change)

Railroad crossing improvements are tentatively scheduled to occur for the railroad crossing on Camino Real, west of Interstate 95. The railroad crossing will be closed for a period of approximately 55 hours.

SW 18th Street, at the CSX Railroad Crossing (West of I-95) 

CLOSED: Friday, October 27, 2017 at 10:00 A.M., to Tuesday, October 31, 2017 at 6:00 A.M. (Subject to change)

Railroad crossing improvements are tentatively scheduled to occur for the railroad crossing on Southwest 18th Street, west of Interstate 95. The railroad crossing will be closed for a period of approximately 55 hours.

City Projects/City Roads:


Resurfacing St. Andrews Blvd. from Glades Road to Palmetto Park Road

Beginning September 5, 2017

Single lane closures


Resurfacing of 18th Street from Dixie Highway to the El Rio Canal Bridge

Beginning late Fall of 2017

Periodic single lane closures


All Aboard Florida/Go Brightline 

Brightline will continue ongoing testing of its trains and training crew members along the Florida East Coast (FEC) Railway. Trains will traverse the FEC Railway between 15th Street in West Palm Beach and downtown Miami.


Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) Projects impacting Greater Boca Raton

I95 & Spanish River Blvd. Interchange Project

  • Northbound Spanish River Blvd. ramp NOW OPEN
  • Estimated completion Fall 2017
  • Periodic nightly closures of on ramps as needed
  • Intermittent closure of the TRex trail as needed

Glades Road Turnpike Project

  • Estimated Completion Summer 2018
  • Intermittent ramp closures as needed
  • Westbound Glades road lane closures as needed

Palm Beach County 

Camino Real Bridge Renovation 

Closure expected April 2018 – April 2019




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