Orange County Government, Florida

Reams Road

Taborfield Avenue to Delmar Avenue

Construction Update

Construction activities are underway for the above project. Temporary traffic pattern modifications are expected and may include lane closures, nighttime and weekend work. Variable message boards have been added to the construction project and will provide updated information for specific construction activity dates.

The contractor (Gibbs and Register) will work all weekend from Friday, January 19th 9:00 pm through Monday, January 22nd 6:00 am. This is to install the water line crossing at Reams Road and Grey Rock Trail. Gibbs and Register will have crews working day and night to complete the water line crossing and appropriate road restoration. Orange County Utilities will have project inspectors on-site at all times.

The contractor has requested to close Grey Rock Trail for the weekend beginning Friday January 19, 2018 9:00 pm through Monday, January 22nd 6:00 am to assure he can have the water line installed by the end of the weekend. A detour plan has been provided and approved by Traffic Engineering. This detour plan is as follows:

Please note that Orange County and the contractor are working diligently to reduce the impacts these construction activities may have on your community.

For any additional information, please contact the Highway Construction Office at 407-836-7930 or James Montalvo from Orange County Utilities at 407-254-9793.

Description

Reams Road is being widened from two to four lanes from Taborfield Avenue to Delmar Avenue for a length of 0.6 miles. The improvements include two 11’ travel lanes in each direction, a 15’ raised grassed median, a closed drainage system with stormwater treatment ponds, a 5’ concrete sidewalk on the south side of the road and a 10’ concrete multipurpose path on the north side of the road. Roadway lighting will be installed by Duke Energy following the construction completion of this project.

Purpose

The project will increase capacity; Reams Road is currently a two-lane facility with housing and commercial development currently flourishing in the surrounding areas.

Contact Us

Orange County Public Works
4200 S. John Young Parkway
Orlando FL 32802-1393
Phone: 407-836-7998
Fax: 407-836-7714