I-4 Temporarily Closed for Construction
If you’re planning to travel to Orlando for the weekend or coming to Tampa from Orlando, make sure you allow for these changes on Interstate 4.
I-4 will be closed in Lakeland Saturday and Sunday for repairs to the bridge on the Kathleen Overpass. Detours will be posted based on the day and direction.
Here is the list:
Saturday March 29
I-4 WB closed between Exit 32/US-98 and Exit 28/Memorial Blvd.
Local traffic – FDOT detour: exit at US-98 and go southbound to Memorial, then westbound on Memorial to I-4
Local traffic can also use WB/SB Lakeland Hills Boulevard to westbound US-92
Regional traffic: Use Exit 41 and take the Polk Parkway westbound to I-4. Tolls will be suspended westbound.
Sunday March 30
I-4 EB closed between Exit 28/Memorial and Exit 32/US-98
Local traffic – FDOT detour: exit at Memorial Boulevard and go eastbound to US-98, then northbound to I-4
Local traffic can also use eastbound US-92 to US-98
Regional traffic: Exit Exit 27 and take the Polk Parkway eastbound to I-4. Tolls will be suspended eastbound.