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Brevard County Board of County Commissioners
Brevard County Board of County Commissioners

2725 Judge Fran Jamieson Way
Viera, Florida 32940
www.brevardfl.gov

Office: (321) 633-2000
Fax:
PUBLIC WORKS DEPARTMENT
Don Walker
Communications Director
(321) 690-6843
don.walker@brevardfl.gov
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Monday, July 12, 2021 12:29 PM

Stormwater Improvements on Homestead Avenue Will Prompt Detours in Port St. John



BREVARD COUNTY, FL. – Detour routes will be posted on Homestead Avenue in Port St. John beginning Monday, July 19, to allow for stormwater improvements on the roadway between Edison Street and Akers Street.

The project, consisting of replacement of three 72-inch metal pipes with a concrete box culvert, will take an estimated 69 calendar days to complete. Aspects of the project include box culvert installation, excavation and embankment, utility relocation, drainage, roadway reconstruction, and maintenance of traffic. Work will be performed 10 hours per day, six days per week.

The planned detour route of to direct traffic to Golfview Avenue to the west of Homestead Avenue.  Variable message boards and signage will also be in place to direct traffic in the project area.