County closing section of road for improvement project

Osceola County officials are advising the public that Funie Steed Road, from Entry Point Boulevard to east of Formosa Gardens Boulevard will close beginning June 1 for road improvements.

Work is anticipated to be complete by January of 2020. While Funie Steed Road is closed, a detour will be established to route traffic from Formosa Gardens Boulevard to West U.S. Highway 192 to Entry Point Boulevard.

Questions regarding the project may be directed to contractor Roger B. Kennedy Construction at 407-478-4500.

Message boards are in place to advise residents of the project There will be road closures, and a detour route has been established. Traffic delays can be expected. Schedules could vary according to weather and equipment-related issues.