Eglin’s 96th Test Wing to Conduct Testing, Closing Hwy 285

Monday, September 21, 2020

Eglin AFB, FL — The 96th Test Wing is scheduled to conduct testing on the Eglin range complex requiring the closure of State Road 285.

According to a press release, Hwy 285 will be closed periodically on Tuesday and Wednesday, September 22nd and 23rd between the hours of 11 a.m. and 3 p.m.

The mission also calls for the sporadic  closure on the highway on Thursday and Friday, September 24th and 25th between the hours of 9 a.m. and 1 p.m.

Eglin advised although the road will be closed for several periods within the time frame, it will not be closed for more than a total of ninety (90) minutes

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