Tag Archives: I-4

First Disney World Project Canceled Since State Takeover

Disney Springs I-4 Ramp

The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) officially scrapped a project intended to ease the flow of traffic into and out of Disney World property, seemingly the first tax-funded infrastructure project to be scrapped since the Reedy Creek Improvement District was taken over by the Florida State Government. According to Spectrum News 13, FDOT initially planned on installing a fly-over ramp ...

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Disney World Highway Turns to Chaos After Wreck Blocks All Lanes

Disney World Traffic

One of the main highways to reach Walt Disney World became clogged and crash-ridden after all traffic had to be redirected in the early morning hours of Wednesday, February 1, due to a vehicle wreck blocking all westbound lanes of I-4. According to Spectrum News’ Jerry Hume (@JerryHume), a wreck involving a flipped-over vehicle blocked all main lanes of westbound ...

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Planning to Drive to Walt Disney World? Here Are Some Helpful Pointers

Feature Image for Driving to Disney World

So, you’ve decided that you will be taking the drive to Walt Disney World Resort rather than opting for the more popular choice of flying by plane. You’re in for an extensive road trip like no other, and in most cases, a fairly long one at that. Just make sure you’re prepared for the journey ahead, and be mindful of ...

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Driving to Disney? New Express Lanes Will Be FREE for First Week

Interstate to Disney World

On February 26, the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) will open new express lanes on Orlando-area sections of Interstate 4 to the public. For the first five days, drivers will be able to use them for free. According to WESH 2, FDOT made the announcement in a statement that reads, “This offer will allow motorists a first-hand look to learn ...

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New Express Lanes on Interstate to Disney World in “Final Stages”

I-4 Disney World

The drive to the Walt Disney World Resort is soon expected to get a little easier. According to Orlando local NBC affiliate WESH, The Florida Department of  Transportation (FDOT) has announced its latest plan to alleviate the congested traffic on I-4–the interstate that connects Disney World to Orlando, Tampa, and all points in between–is in its “Final Stages.” The plan, ...

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