The closure is part of a new traffic pattern that is expected to be in effect through summer 2020.
Driving in Circles
In the city of Sarasota, three roundabouts under construction are all slated for completion in Fall 2020.
As the City of Sarasota grows, so does its public art collection.
At a public meeting on Wednesday, July 17, six artists will present their proposals for two huge new additions to Sarasota's public art collection.
The roundabout, which opened in 2011, had the highest crash rate of any signalized intersection or roundabout in 2016 in unincorporated Sarasota County.
The new roundabout at the intersection of Orange Avenue and Ringling Boulevard in Sarasota opened to traffic on Wednesday.
A new single-lane roundabout at the intersection of Orange Avenue and Ringling Boulevard is expected to be open to traffic early next week.