The Sarasota/Manatee region is a wonderful place to live, work and play. In 2017, the region welcomed over 5,000,000 visitors from all over the world. Tourism remains a large component of our thriving economy. In fact, tourism alone provides Sarasota/Manatee residents with over 51,000 job opportunities.
Travellers and part-time residents usually visit the Sarasota/Manatee region from January through April, significantly increasing traffic congestion on the region's road network. It is important that our visitors and part-time residents, as well as full-time/year-round residents, remain aware, vigilant and safe while operating a motor vehicle. Below you will find useful resources to inform you of daily traffic and delays. These tools help you arrive to your destination safely and stress-free.
Use these resources and learn about traffic conditions on major roadways across the state.
If you know before you go, you can plan accordingly and save time and money.