Transportation

State Road 9A Northbound Detour Scheduled

The northbound lanes on State Road (SR) 9A between Philips Highway (US 1) and Baymeadows Road will be closed next Tuesday from11 p.m. until 5 a.m. Wednesday to accommodate construction activities at the new interchange with SR 9B.

OMCC Participates in Roadcheck 2011

The Florida Department of Transportation Office of Motor Carrier Compliance will take part in Roadcheck 2011, an international activity that will take place June 7-9 throughout the United States, Canada and Mexico.

Jacksonville Weekly Gas Price Update, May 23

Jacksonville Weekly Gas Price Update, May 23

Average retail gasoline prices in Jacksonville have fallen 10.5 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.75/g yesterday. This compares with the national average that has fallen 8.8 cents per gallon in the last week to $3.83/g, according to gasoline price website JacksonvilleGasPrices.com.

Including the change in gas prices in Jacksonville during the past week, prices yesterday were 99.8 cents per gallon higher than the same day one year ago and are 1.7 cents per gallon higher than a month ago. The national average has increased 0.1 cents per gallon during the last month and stands $1.04/g higher than this day one year ago.

Fuel Price Brief for the Week of May 15

Oil prices continued to trade below $100 a barrel last week to settle Friday at $99.65 a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange—$2.47 more than the previous week. Prices increased slightly after Europe reported positive economic news and the rising waters of the Mississippi River threatened U.S. oil refineries.

Jacksonville Weekly Gas Price Update, May 9

Average retail gasoline prices in Jacksonville have risen 0.6 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.88/g yesterday. This compares with the national average that has fallen 0.8 cents per gallon in the last week to $3.93/g, according to gasoline price website JacksonvilleGasPrices.com.

Jacksonville Weekly Gas Price Update, April 25th

Average retail gasoline prices in Jacksonville have fallen 0.9 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.74/g yesterday. This compares with the national average that has increased 2.8 cents per gallon in the last week to $3.83/g, according to gasoline price website JacksonvilleGasPrices.com.

Eight-Vehicle Wreck on Phillips Highway Today

Eight-Vehicle Wreck on Phillips Highway Today

One person is dead following an eight-vehicle wreck on Phillips Highway today.

All southbound lanes of Phillips just north of Baymeadows Road are blocked and likely will not reopen until around 3 p.m.

Community member Jeff Gray sent us pictures and information about the crash on Phillips Highway in front of Lowe's Home Improvement.