Las Olas Blvd. Temporary Road Closure – June 17, 2017

Intersection at E. Las Olas Boulevard and SE 3rd Avenue to Temporarily Close 

June 17, 2017 | 5 a.m. to 5 p.m.

The City of Fort Lauderdale Transportation and Mobility Department, in coordination with the Broward County Traffic Engineering Division, will temporarily close the intersection at E. Las Olas Boulevard and SE 3rd Avenue on Saturday, June 17, 2017 from 5 a.m. to 5 p.m. to touch up the painted intersection. As a result, the SE 3rd Avenue Bridge will be closed to vehicular traffic, but will remain accessible to boaters, pedestrians, and bicyclists.  The detours for this closure are as follows:

  • Motorists traveling eastbound on E. Las Olas Boulevard will be detoured north to SE 2 Street via SE 2 Avenue.
  • Motorists traveling westbound on E. Las Olas Boulevard will be detoured north to SE 2 Street via SE 5 Avenue. 
  • Motorists traveling southbound on SE 3rd Avenue will be detoured to S. Andrews Avenue via SE 2 Street.
  • Motorists traveling northbound on SE 3rd Avenue will be detoured to S. Andrews Avenue via SE 6 Street.

Motorists are encouraged to seek alternate routes to avoid traffic delays in and around the restricted area. Motorists are also reminded to proceed with caution throughout the detour areas to ensure the safety of workers, pedestrians, bicyclists, and other motorists. 

The Las Olas Link will be following designated detours during this time.

 

Las Olas Link Service Advisory: Las Olas Blvd Construction

Construction improvements along Las Olas Boulevard from Isle of Capri Drive west of the Intracoastal Waterway in Fort Lauderdale will begin on June 18, 2017 and will be completed in approximately two months.

Traffic Impact

  • The outside land in each direction of Las Olas Boulevard from Isle of Capri Drive to the Intracoastal Waterway may be closed Monday through Friday between 7 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Specific lane closure information will be provided in the weekly traffic report distributed by FDOT

Please be advised that this construction project will affect our Las Olas Link service. Guests will experience longer than usual delays while the lane closures are taking place.

For more information about the construction project along Las Olas Boulevard, CLICK HERE.

 

 

Las Olas Link Service Advisory: Fort Lauderdale Color Run

The Color Run Dream Tour returns to the streets for Fort Lauderdale on Saturday, April 29, 2017. Motorists are encouraged to carefully review the listed road closures and should expect traffic delays from 6 a.m. until approximately 12 p.m.

The race is tentatively scheduled to begin at 7:30 a.m. Race organizers are expecting approximately 4,000 runners and walkers to participate in this year’s event.

For the full list of road closures and detours, CLICK HERE.

Sun Trolley and Riverwalk Water Trolley Holiday Schedule

SUN TROLLEY

Christmas Eve – Saturday, December 24, 2016: Normal schedule

Christmas Day – Sunday, December 25, 2016: Service suspended all day

New Year’s Eve – Saturday, December 31, 2016: Normal schedule plus service extended from 6:30 p.m. to 1:00 a.m. on the Las Olas Link, along Las Olas Blvd to Andrews Ave

New Year’s Day – Sunday, January 1, 2017: Service suspended on all routes except the Beach Link, which will operate on it’s normal schedule

 

RIVERWALK WATER TROLLEY 

Christmas Eve – Saturday, December 24, 2016: Service suspended all day

Christmas Day – Sunday, December 25, 2016: Service suspended all day

New Year’s Eve – Saturday, December 31, 2016: Normal schedule plus additional vessel during the second shift and service extended until 1:00 a.m. for both the regular vessel and the additional vessel

New Year’s Day – Sunday, January 1, 2017: Service to operate during second shift (4:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.) only

Sun Trolley’s Robyn Chiarelli Talks About the Beach & Las Olas Link

Sun Trolley’s Robyn Chiarelli talks about the Beach and Las Olas Link and how guests can make their way around Fort Lauderdale in an easy and efficient way, by using the free tracker app and the Wave ‘n’ Ride system.