Ease of 54/41 traffic congestion in progress

Nightly lane closures are now underway for a project aimed to improve traffic flow at the intersection of U.S. 41 and State Road 54, in Land O’ Lakes. The lane closures began on June 16 and will last until June 21. They are being done from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m., to minimize disruption. Construction has been underway since April, to help ease congestion at an intersection used by about nearly … [Read more...]

Congestion relief on way for 54/41

A project is set to begin in mid-March that’s aimed to improve traffic flow at the intersection of State Road 54 and U.S. 41. Lanes are being modified to provide more room for motorists who are turning left off State Road 54 to head north on U.S. 41, and those turning right off State Road 54 to go south on U.S. 41. “There is no widening involved with this project, just lane modification … [Read more...]

Traffic woes may lessen at 41/54

Some relief may be coming in 2018 to reduce the daily traffic jams at U.S. 41 and State Road 54. Frustrations at the intersection are common, as more than 100,000 motorists pass through the intersection every day. Pasco County and state highway officials are now looking at a plan to lessen congestion. The plan calls for lengthening turn lanes, providing more room in those lanes to improve the … [Read more...]