Segment 5 (201210-3)

The westernmost portion of the project runs through the northern limits of Polk County, and it extends for 4 miles on I-4 between Ronald Reagan Parkway to west of the U.S. 27 interchange. Portions of U.S. 27 north and south of the interchange will be elevated to allow for a freer flow of traffic.

Segment 5 features the construction, widening and/or replacement of 11 bridges. In addition to eight existing stormwater ponds, crews will build an additional eight new ponds.

Length 4 miles

Boundaries I-4 from west of U.S. 27 to Ronald Reagan Parkway

Cost Construction (w/Design): $318M

Funding Not yet available for right-of-way acquisition or construction

Special features Elevating U.S. 27 from Ritchie Road to Posner Boulevard/Home Run Boulevard Texas U-turn on southbound U.S. 27 to northbound U.S. 27 north of Ernie Caldwell Boulevard.

FDOT Project Manager

Su Hao, P.E.

Design Engineer

Steve Noppinger, P.E.
Bill Liatsos, P.E.