Turnpike could expand to 8 lanes in coming years

Turnpike could expand to 8 lanes in coming years

The Florida Department of Transportation plans to widen Florida's Turnpike to eight lanes from Jupiter to Fort Pierce and develop a new interchange at Crosstown Parkway in Port St. Lucie, according to the TCPalm.

New interchanges are also being considered around Bridge Road in Hobe Sound, Kanner Highway in Stuart and Midway Road in Port St. Lucie.

There are also plans to develop a new interchange at Crosstown Parkway in Port St. Lucie that will help relieve congestion there.

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