Media Release

N.W. 59th Avenue Temporary Closure

Wednesday, August 24, 2016 4:00 PM

Update: The road closure is extended until Friday, August 26, 2016.

ALACHUA COUNTY, FL – Alachua County Public Works is informing drivers that N.W. 59th Drive (between N.W. 128th Lane and N.W. 156th Ave) will be closed beginning this afternoon (August 24, 2016), and is expected to last through Friday (August 26, 2016). The closure is necessary to replace a failing cross drain.

View a map of the area being repaired.

For more information, contact Alachua County Public Works Stormwater Engineer James Link at 352-548-1289 or


  • Mark Sexton
  • Communications & Legislative Affairs Director
  • Phone: 352-374-5204
  • Cell: 352-283-2317

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