2013 City of Melbourne Traffic Advisories
EAST NEW HAVEN AVENUE: The City of Melbourne Public Works & Utilities Department will be closing E. New Haven Avenue, between Franklin Street and Pine Street, in order repair a water main break. The work is scheduled to begin on Sunday, November 3 at 11 p.m. and extend until 11 a.m. the following morning. For additional information please contact Bernie Neanover at (321) 288-7766.
BABCOCK STREET: The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) District Five and VA Paving Inc. will be widening and reconstructing Babcock Street to a four lane divided roadway with limited access medians from Melbourne Avenue to Silver Palm Avenue. Additionally, the drainage will be upgraded and new signals installed at Melbourne Avenue, New Haven Avenue and Fee Avenue. New street lights, landscaping and irrigation will also be included. There will be paved bike lanes and six foot sidewalks in each direction. Construction will be done in phases; which may impact travel on the corridor. The project is estimated to cost approximately $5.2 million and construction will run from September 2013 to sometime in the winter of 2014. For more information, contact Nicole Colón, Public Involvement Coordinator, at 321-634-6111
WICKHAM ROAD: Wickham Road, between US 192 (New Haven Avenue) and NASA Boulevard, will be reconfigured to two-way traffic, one lane in each direction with a center turn lane, beginning April 9 through November 2013. This traffic modification is required to facilitate the reconstruction of Wickham Road which includes utility relocations and replacement, installation of a drainage system, and roadway reconstruction work during phase 1 of this project. For additional information contact Brevard County Public Works Engineering Program Office at (321) 637-5437, option #6.