Today was the day that the contractors had hoped to open traffic up at the brand new intersection of Rollins Road and Route 83. This would have allowed the restoration of turning lanes from both roadways. However, due to the cold weather, the lane-striping contractor had concerns about their equipment functioning properly in the cold. The decision was made to hold off until Friday or Saturday when the temperatures were supposed to be slightly warmer.
The photo below shows the new Route 83 concrete lanes on the right and the existing Rt. 83 bypass over the temporary Rollins Road bridge on the left (looking southbound from Route 83 towards Rollins Road.
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