New tunnel building technique speeds up Brightline work

State Road 528 at U.S. Highway 1 in Brevard County is shutting down at 10 p.m. Tuesday night. It will reopen with one lane going in each direction as a major part of construction for the Brightline Railway project. To expedite the work, construction crews have called in a contractor out of Italy to do what’s called box jacking.

Boosting speed limit on State Road 408

Raising the speed limit to make a road safer sounds contradictory but that’s what’s being done as drivers will soon be able to pick up the pace on State Road 408.

I-4 Ultimate meets major milestone

Since fewer cars are on the roads, significant progress has been made on I-4 Ultimate construction. Ramps connecting Interstate 4 to State Road 408 are being completed three months ahead of schedule.

FDOT lowers speed limit along stretch of A1A

The Florida Department of Transportation has lowered the speed limit along a 9-mile stretch of State Road A1A in Brevard County. The move comes just months after a 12-year-old was struck by a motorist in December, dying days later.

Fatal motorcycle crash in Orange County

A woman and child have died after a motorcyclist collided with the two pedestrians in Orange County Thursday evening, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.