I-4 at ChampionsGate DDI Open but Much Remain to be Done

The new diverging diamond interchange (#DDI) pattern is open at C.R. 532 and I-4 near ChampionsGate but be advised that work will continue to add pedestrian and bicycle features, curbing, landscaping, and more.

More importantly to I-4 drivers, the traffic bottleneck continues. The real issue is that additional lanes on Interstate 4 in both directions are still under construction under a different project with a separate completion date. Once that is complete drivers should see some relief, read more…

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I-4 ChampionsGate Exit Converts to Diverging Diamond Interchange in July

One of Interstate 4’s most problematic traffic bottlenecks may be about to change for the better.

The Florida Department of Transportation reports that motorists in the ChampionsGate area should be aware of a new traffic pattern coming to County Road 532 (Exit 58) under I-4 as soon as Sunday, July 10, when the roadway converts to a diverging diamond interchange (#DDI) configuration.

A “Diverging Diamond” interchange (DDI) eliminated left turn phases at traffic signals. It also reduces read more…

The article: I-4 ChampionsGate Exit Converts to Diverging Diamond Interchange in July, was originally published on The I-4 Exit Guide

Two Interstate 4 Projects Set to Begin in 2022

The Florida Department of Transportation reports that two new Interstate 4 projects are scheduled to begin in the second half of 2022.

These include the reconstruction of the Daryl Carter Parkway overpass. This project will add three new ramps connecting Interstate 4 (I-4) to Daryl Carter Parkway: exit ramps from both directions of I-4 to Daryl Carter Parkway and an entrance ramp to eastbound I-4. It will also convert the existing Daryl Carter Parkway overpass to a diverging diamond read more…

The article: Two Interstate 4 Projects Set to Begin in 2022, was originally published on The I-4 Exit Guide

Georgia DOT Diverging Diamond Interchange at I-75 and GA20 Traffic Shift

The Georgia Department of Transportation will be doing a traffic shift on Interstate 75 and Georgia 20 interchange in Henry County to facilitate stage 3 construction on April 18, 2022, from 9:00 PM to 5:00 AM.  The Eastbound lanes will be shifting right and closing one of the left turn lanes to I- read more…

The article: Georgia DOT Diverging Diamond Interchange at I-75 and GA20 Traffic Shift, was originally published on I-75 Exit Guide

Ohio’s I-75, Exit 161 to Get Area’s First Diverging Diamond Interchange

The Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) District 1, the city of Findlay, and the Hancock County Engineer’s Office have chosen a diverging diamond interchange (DDI) for the rehabilitation project at the Interstate 75 and County Road 99 interchange to combat growing congestion at the important read more…

The article: Ohio’s I-75, Exit 161 to Get Area’s First Diverging Diamond Interchange, was originally published on I-75 Exit Guide