Downtown Information and Safety Alerts: September 25-October 1, 2021

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Road and Lane Closures

Beaver Street at I-95
Nighttime ramp closure to southbound I-95 Monday and Wednesday from 8 p.m. to 5:30 a.m. for overpass construction. Follow detour.

Main Street at Newnan Street
Continuous ramp closure from Thursday at 6 a.m. to October 4 at midnight for permitted event. Law enforcement will assist with traffic management.

I-95 from Emerson Street to Adams Street and I-10 westbound
Nighttime road closure Tuesday through Friday from 10 p.m. to 6:30 a.m. and October 2 from 10 p.m. to 8:30 a.m. for bridge construction. Follow detour.

I-95 at Forest Street
Nighttime southbound lane closures Wednesday from 12:30 p.m. to 3:30 a.m. for routine sign maintenance.

I-95 from Forest Street to Park Street
Nighttime northbound lane closures Monday from 8 p.m. to 5:30 a.m. and nighttime southbound lane closures Monday through October 2 from 8 p.m. to 5:30 a.m. for bridge construction.

I-95 at Hendricks Avenue
Nighttime off-ramp lane closures Sunday through Tuesday from 9:30 p.m. to 4:30 a.m. for routine overpass maintenance.

I-95 at I-10
Nighttime southbound ramp closure Tuesday from 10 p.m. to 5:30 a.m. for overpass construction. Follow detour.

I-95 from Park Street to Stockton Street
Nighttime northbound ramp

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Jacksonville Jazz Fest Closures

Back for its 40th anniversary, the Jacksonville Jazz Festival will be returning to Downtown Jacksonville Sept. 29th – Oct. 3rd with a new location along the St. John’s River south of Bay Street.

The festival will feature two stages of free live entertainment at the Swingin’ Stage presented by the Jacksonville Aviation Authority at Riverfront Plaza and Groovin’ Stage at Ford on Bay with activations stretched along Independent Drive from Hogan Street to Liberty Street. Click below to view the road closures from the City of Jacksonville.

View Road Closure Notice From the City of Jacksonville

Jazz Fest After Dark 
Heading Downtown for Jazz Fest? Stick around after the event for Jazz Fest After Dark! Various Downtown bars and venues are hosting local musicians and serving up delicious drinks every night, September 30-October 3. View the schedule.

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