The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) is replacing Senator Philip D. Beall, Sr. Memorial Bridge on U.S. 98 in Escambia and Santa Rosa Counties. The $427 million project is the largest transportation initiative in Northwest Florida history.

Refer to this website for the latest information construction activities, traffic impacts, and other project news.


June 23 - 30, 2019: Drivers may encounter traffic and noise disruptions near the Gulf Breeze bridge approach from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. week of June 24 as crews place asphalt for the new eastbound U.S. 98 travel lanes from the bridge to Hampton Inn. Flaggers will be on site to direct vehicles in and out of the three impacted driveways. Bridge construction may require the following lane closures from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. Sunday, June 16 through Sunday, June 23: Intermittent lane closures on U.S. 98 east and westbound from North 14th Avenue in Pensacola to just east of the Pensacola Bay Bridge in Gulf Breeze Intermittent lane closures on North 17th Avenue in Pensacola between U.S. 98 and the CSX Railroad overpass (Graffiti Bridge). LEARN MORE

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