The Nassau County Road Department will begin the Annual Road Overlay Program on or around July 22, 2019.
All roads in the overlay program will consist of "clipping" grass and soil off of the road edges, milling sections of the roadway (which may create dust), "tacking" the roadway before paving, overlaying the roadway with a new layer of asphalt, temporary and permanent traffic stripping, and road shoulder repairs from the new construction.
The County's Capital Improvement Plan adopted on September 18, 2018 included $2.5 million in Fiscal Year 18-19 funding for Pavement Management Programs to include Overlay Projects. The following roads were prioritized at a Workshop held on April 22, 2019 based on the following criteria:
- Citizens served
- Quantity of potholes
- Condition of service (cracking, etc.)
Road Overlays are typically a fast-moving operation. During construction, there will be periods of high noise levels.
Lessie Road (from CR108 to Coopers Neck Road) Hilliard
Sadler Road (from 8th Street to 14th Street) Fernandina
Edwards Road (from SR200 to end) Callahan
Radio Avenue (from US 17 to end) Yulee
Woodrow Drive (from 8th Street to 14th Street) Fernandina
Autumn Trace (from Bucaneer Trail to end) Fernandina
Calhoun Road (from O'Neil Scott Road to end) Yulee
Haddock Road (from Harts Road to Blackmon Road) Yulee
Island Walkway (from S. 14th Street to end) Fernandina
Kenneth Court (from Amelia Road to end) Fernandina
Rayon Road (from Bonneview Road to end) Fernandina
Janice Drive (from Lem Turner Road to Lisa Drive) Callahan
Lisa Drive (from Lem Turner Road to Janice Drive) Callahan
Nottingham Drive (from S. 14th Street to Susan Drive) Fernandina
Pineridge Drive (from Hilltop Lane to end) Callahan
Riverwood Drive (from Meadowfield Bluff Road to Meadowwood Drive) Yulee
S. 6th Street (from Lime Street to Pine Trail) Fernandina
Davidon Place (from Murhee Road to end) Hilliard
Meadowfield Bluffs Road (from SR200 to end) Yulee
Queens Way (from Bailey Road to end) Fernandina
Mt. Olive Road (from SR200 to end) Callahan
Commanchee Road (from Pickett Street to end) Callahan
WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT
During construction, roads will occasionally be reduced to one lane traffic. Expect some delays, crews will make every effort possible to limit the travel delays.
Pedestrian or bicycle traffic are not permitted within the construction zones due to safety concerns. Crews will ensure there is a safe path of travel for children at bus stops.
There may be short periods of time that you may not be able to enter/exit your driveway due to the construction. Crews will keep this minimal as possible and will be on site to advise when it is safe to travel through the construction area.
WHAT YOU CAN DO TO HELP
Drive Slowly through the construction area as there are many workers present
Avoid parking or leaving items in the street if possible until after the project is completed
Do not drive on freshly placed asphalt or striping. Crews on site will advise when products have cured enough for travel.
Any questions or concerns, please call the Road Department office at (904) 530-6175 or email email@example.com.