Airport Area Road Closure Info - FDOT Gateway Express Project

Aug 3, 2021

Travel lanes along northbound Roosevelt Boulevard (SR 686) closing nightly between Terminal Boulevard and 49th Street North from 10 p.m. to 6 a.m. Wednesday through Friday and Sunday (August 4 – 6 and 8), weather permitting.

Motorists needing access to 49th Street North or the Bayside Bridge (CR 611) from Roosevelt Boulevard will detour at Terminal Boulevard, continue south on Roosevelt Boulevard, west on Ulmerton Road and north onto 49th Street North.

Advanced warning signs and electronic message boards will assist motorists traveling through this area. Access to emergency vehicles, local businesses (St. Pete-Clearwater International Airport), and residential properties to be maintained. Motorists should expect delays and congestion during these detours.

These temporary closures are necessary for crews to perform overhead bridge work associated with the Gateway Expressway project.  For more information on this project, please visit: