Traffic Update


Flagler Memorial Bridge Replacement Project Update

August 1 to August 31, 2017

The Flagler Memorial Replacement Bridge is open to four lanes of traffic, and both the north and south sidewalks are open to pedestrians. The new Flagler Drive intersection also is open.

Restrictions: Sixth Street is closed at Flagler Drive through August.

Flagler Memorial Bridge and Flagler Drive between Fourth Street and Seventh Street will be closed from 10 p.m. Friday, Aug. 11, to 6 a.m. Monday, Aug. 14, for final paving.

The following detours will be in place:
Drivers going north on Flagler Drive from south of 4 Street should:

    • Go west on Banyan Boulevard
    • Go north on N. Dixie Highway
    • Go east on Palm Beach Lakes Boulevard to Flagler Drive

Drivers going south on Flagler Drive from north of the bridge should:

    • Go north/south on Flagler Drive to Palm Beach Lakes Boulevard
    • Go west on Palm Beach Lakes Boulevard
    • Go south on N. Dixie Highway
    • Go east on Banyan Boulevard to Flagler Drive

Marine Restrictions:  The Flagler Memorial Bridge opens for marine traffic once per hour at 15 minutes past the hour except for 8:15 a.m. and 4:15 p.m., Monday through Friday, when the bridge remains down for rush hour traffic. During presidential visits, the Flagler Memorial Bridge will open to marine traffic weekdays at 4:15 p.m. Intermittent full-channel closures may be necessary to perform project-related work. Full-channel closures are coordinated in advance with the U.S. Coast Guard. The schedule of channel restrictions is published in the U.S. Coast Guard’s Local Notice to Mariners at

For more information about the Flagler Memorial Bridge Replacement Project, call Public Information Officer Angel Gardner at (561) 886-8773 or email her at Information can also be found on the project website: