Chipley - Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) District Three assessment teams will begin evaluating state roadways in the panhandle at day break, Thursday, Jan. 30. The department anticipates opening lanes on I-10 late Thursday afternoon, Jan. 30 once temperatures rise and ice begins melting.
The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) Northwest Florida call center will be open to assist motorists from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 30. Drivers should dial toll-free 888-638-0250 and ask for extension 1199 or dial direct to (850) 330-1199.
Tolls are suspended until further notice, on the Garcon Point Bridge in Santa Rosa County. Regional road advisories are posted on Dynamic Message Signs (DMS) on Interstate 10 in Pensacola and Tallahassee. Overhead Message Boards are posting roadway information in Bay County. FDOT encourages residents to use caution while traveling.
Drivers may call Florida 511 from their mobile phones. Additionally, updates will be provided as conditions develop at the following: www.FL511.com http://www.FL511.com; @myfdot_nwfl https://twitter.com/; d3sunguide.com http://www.d3sunguide.com/.