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Construction at Wyatt Street railroad tracks

Construction at Wyatt Street railroad tracks

Largo, Florida -- Starting Thursday 28, 2013 the maintenance at the Wyatt Street CSX Railroad Track Crossing may effect traffic. 

The railroad track crossing is between Clearwater/Largo Road and Missouri Avenue.

Delays and congestion should be expected and residents are suggested to take Belleair Road as an alternate route. 

Contact Wesley Merritt, PC-DEI Construction, at 727-422-8132.

Spring training traffic may impact evening rush hour

Spring training traffic may impact evening rush hour

Clearwater, Florida -- The City of Clearwater says motorists should expect heavy pedestrian traffic and vehicular traffic following spring training games at Bright House Field between 3:45 - 5 p.m. in February and March.

Motorists will see more congestion than normal during this year's spring training due to the construction at the intersection of US 19 and Gulf to Bay Boulevard.

Spring training may impact traffic

Spring training may impact traffic

 

Clearwater, Florida -- Start planning a backup route if you drive near the Bright House Field. Heavy pedestrian and vehicular traffic is expected following spring training games at Bright House Field between 3:45 - 5:00 pm in February and March. This game day traffic combined with construction at the intersection of US19 and Gulf to Bay Boulevard and normal rush hour traffic will likely cause traffic delays in this area.

Treasure Island Causeway Drawbridge causes traffic problems

Treasure Island Causeway Drawbridge causes traffic problems

St. Petersburg, Florida -- The Treasure Island Causeway was experiencing delays and closures from Saturday afternoon, Feb. 23 until about 10 a.m. on Sunday.

The Treasure Island Causeway drawbridge went up, but it wouldn’t go down on Saturday. Traffic, vehicular, walking, biking, etc. was at a standstill.  The drawbridge was unstuck and lowered enabling traffic from the beaches to St. Petersburg, but westbound traffic was turned around at Central Avenue and 80th Street.

Lane closure: EB portion of Marilyn Street

Lane closure: EB portion of Marilyn Street

Clearwater, Florida -- The eastbound lane of Marilyn Street from Hercules to Patricia avenues will be intermittently closed from Monday, Feb. 25 to Friday, March 1 due to the installation of water pipelines.

Flagmen will be present to direct traffic. Drivers should allow themselves extra time while travelling along this route.

Questions about this or other road closures can be made to the City of Clearwater's Traffic Operation's Division at (727) 562-4776.

PSTA announces new partnership with Amscot

PSTA announces new partnership with Amscot

Pinellas County, Florida -- Pinellas County transit riders can now enjoy the convenience of purchasing PSTA GO Cards at all 28 Pinellas Amscot locations.

The announcement was made Tuesday by Jeff Danner, PSTA Board Chairman and St. Petersburg City Councilmember, and Deveron Gibbons, Amscot’s Vice President of Public Affairs and Business Development.

The two celebrated the new partnership with a ceremonial sale of a PSTA GO Card at the Amscot Financial location at 3266 Central Ave, which is next door to PSTA’s Grand Central Station.

Police: expect heavy traffic this weekend

Police: expect heavy traffic this weekend

Clearwater, Florida -- Police are issuing a traffic alert for motorists downtown and on the beach this weekend.

Heavier than normal traffic is expected for the Sea-Blues Festival at Coachman Park this Friday and Saturday.

Police also ask you to be mindful of increased pedestrian activity.

For more information about the festival, click here.