CSX repair work to the railroad crossing on Edgewood at Beaver will continue July 27-31. Both lanes of Edgewood will be closed between Cassat Ave. and Beaver St. The only bus route that will be affected is Route 51, which will be on detour. No bus stops will be missed. However, heavy traffic delays are expected.

Matthews Bridge/Arlington Expressway

Better Jacksonville Plan, BJP-2
Status Report is for November 2012

This is a rendered view of Mathews Bridge project. For more information call 630-3181.

DESCRIPTION: Planning - FDOT is conducting a Project Development and Environmental (PD&E) Study.

Current Activity: Selection of the recommended alternative is ongoing. Additional information is available at

Funding: The revised BJP Program provides $3.3 million for the PD&E Study.

Schedule: The PD&E Study schedule is being revised to accommodate additional documentation on the signaficance of the Mathews Bridge.

DBE/MBE: DBE participation will conform with FDOT policies.

SIGNIFICANT ISSUES: Eastern terminus of project at Southside Blvd. and the future depressed areas of Arlington Expressway at Mill Creek Road. There is no funding identified for future phases. Provision of transit corridor.

PROJECT MANAGER: Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT)

Wendy Morrow, (904) 598-8733

Special Accommodations

Special accommodations such as Braille and large print of all JTA printed documents are available upon request. Contact Customer Service at (904) 630-3100 with your request. Please allow 7-10 days for processing.

Traffic and Transit Info

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