Emergency Pole Replacement by TECO to Close Eloise Loop Road Overnight Thursday
Published on May 24, 2022
Bartow, Fla. (May 24, 2022) — An emergency power pole replacement project by Tampa Electric Company (TECO) to fix a failing electric circuit will close Eloise Loop Road in southeast Winter Haven from Edgewater Drive at the Lake Eloise Estates subdivision to Orange Manor Drive at the Orange Manor East Mobile Home Park overnight Thursday, May 26 from 7:00 p.m. to 5:00 a.m. Traffic along Eloise Loop Road will be detoured at Rifle Range Road or Helena Road to bypass work zone near the TECO substation on the south side of the roadway. Eastbound access to Lake Eloise Estates and westbound access to Orange Manor East will remain open during closure. Detouring may be lengthy for some motorists and delays are likely. Extra drive time should be added to trips around this area. For more information, call Bill Skelton with the Polk County Roads & Drainage Division at (863) 535-2200.