The fee suspension, due to end on Wednesday, has been extended by 30 days.
Florida Secretary of Transportation (FDOT), Kevin J.Tebault, PE directed Turnpike Enterprise (FTE) of Florida to extend the toll suspension on Garcon Point Bridge, as per Executive Order 20-225. The extended suspension is in effect until 6 AM, October 23, 2020 . “
In addition, a new temporary traffic light operates at the intersection of State Road (SR) 281 (Avalon Street) and I-10 in Santa Rosa County. Variable message boards have been placed near the intersection to alert drivers about the temporary signal.
The temporary signal was installed to facilitate the associated traffic flow with the Garcon Point Bridge on the S.R. 281 as a designated bypass road due to the Pensacola Bay Bridge closure.