On Friday, May 25, immediately following the evening commute, McMullen Booth Road just north of Ruth Eckerd Hall and south of State Road 590, closed for 21 days.
Motorists are urged to use US 19, Belcher or Keene roads as a north-south alternate route. For updates on this and other Pinellas County road construction, call the Road Work Hotline at (727) 453-3320 or visit www.pinellascounty.org/roadwork.htm.
Local businesses and area roads, including State Road 590, will be open and accessible to local traffic.
This road closure is a planned improvement project of Pinellas County Public Works and CSX Transportation to improve the railroad crossing just north of Ruth Eckerd Hall.
Per CSXT, no one can be within 25 feet of the tracks on either side without a CSXT Flagman present.