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JTB detours scheduled for Tuesday night

Closures part of I-95/JTB interchange improvement project

Crews work on I-95 at JTB interchange project (Photo courtesy: FDOT)
Crews work on I-95 at JTB interchange project (Photo courtesy: FDOT)

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Detours will be in place from 11 p.m. Tuesday to 5 a.m. Wednesday on eastbound and westbound J.Turner Butler Boulevard as part of the Interstate 95/JTB interchange improvement project, the Florida Department of Transportation announced Monday. 

Drivers on westbound JTB will be detoured to northbound I-95 to Bowden Road (exit 345). Drivers will then have to make a U-turn at Bowden Road to travel to southbound I-95.

People driving on eastbound JTB will be detoured to southbound I-95 to Baymeadows Road (exit 341). Drivers will then need to make a U-turn at Baymeadows Road to to get onto northbound I-95. Philips Highway can also be used as an alternate route. 

The closures are required to place concrete for the bridge deck, FDOT said.

For the latest lane closure information, visit nflroads.com/95andbutler. A project hotline number and email have been established to assist people with questions and concerns: 904-491-2133 or info@95andbutler/com