Detours Planned This Week for U.S. 41 at Bascom Norris Drive Roundabout

LAKE CITY, Fla. – As part of roundabout construction activities, there will be detours around the U.S. 41 and Bascom Norris Drive intersection

Tuesday, Oct. 25 through Thursday, Oct. 27 from 7 p.m. to 7 a.m., pending weather and unforeseen circumstances. After detours have concluded and normal traffic resumes, drivers should pay close attention to new signage, speed restrictions, pavement markings, and use extra caution as they become accustomed to the new flow of traffic through the roundabout. 

Bascom Norris Drive East Detour: Drivers who wish to take Bascom Norris east will be detoured south on Lake Jeffery Road, left on U.S. 90 and left on U.S. 41 to reconnect with Bascom Norris


Bascom Norris Drive West Detour:

Drivers who wish to take Bascom Norris west will be detoured south on U.S. 41, right on U.S. 90 and right on Lake Jeffery Road to connect with Bascom Norris Drive.

U.S. 41 North Detour: Drivers headed north on U.S. 41 will turn right on Bascom Norris Drive, north on U.S. 441, left onto Valdosta Road, left onto Guerdon Street, and turn right to reconnect with U.S. 41.

U.S. 41 South Detour:

Drivers headed south on U.S. 41 will be detoured left on Guerdon Street, right on Valdosta Road, right on U.S. 441 and right on Bascom Norris Drive to reconnect with U.S. 41.FDOT selected Anderson Columbia Construction Inc. to complete this $6.1 million project in fall 2022, weather and unforeseen circumstances permitting.      October is National Pedestrian Safety Month, and all roadway users share the responsibility for keeping everyone safe. Pedestrians should always use designated crosswalks and avoid distractions like using cell phones while walking. Motorists must yield to pedestrians in crosswalks and watch for pedestrians at all times. Together, we can reach the goal of ZERO pedestrian fatalities on Florida’s roads.      Stay informed about lane closures and roadwork in your area by following FDOT District 2 at @MyFDOT_NEFL on Twitter, at MyFDOTNEFL on Facebook or by visiting