FDOT hosts public meeting regarding SR 46 improvements
Seminole County – The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) will have a public meeting on April 20, 2016 about State Road (SR) 46 improvements. Improvements will involve adding travel lanes to the highway. The proposed four-lane curb and gutter roadway will include two 11-foot travel lanes and one 6-foot bicycle lane in each direction, separated by a 22-foot grassed median. Also included in the project is a 5-foot sidewalk along the south side and an 8-foot sidewalk along the north side of SR 46.
The public meeting will take place at the Orlando Sanford International Airport, Welcome Center at the Vigilante meeting room. The address is 1200 Red Cleveland Boulevard., Sanford, Florida. The Sanford Airport Authority will be validating parking tickets for everyone attending the meeting on April 20, 2016. Please bring your ticket with you to the meeting.
The meeting will be an open house format from 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. The purpose of this meeting is to allow interested parties to review design information for the project. Maps, drawings, and other pertinent information for this project will be on display at the meeting. Project representatives will be available to discuss the future improvements and answer your questions. FDOT encourages your participation and welcomes your comments on this improvement project.
Public participation is solicited without regard to race, color, national origin, age, sex, religion, disability or family status. Persons wishing to express their concerns relative to FDOT compliance with Title VI may do so by contacting Jennifer Smith, FDOT District Five Title VI Coordinator by phone at 386-943-5367, or via email at Jennifer.Smith2@dot.state.fl.us.
Persons with disabilities who require special accommodations under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) or persons who require translation services (free of charge), should contact: Alicia Arroyo, Public Information Coordinator at 407-482-7813 or via e-mail at Alicia.Arroyo@dot.state.fl.us at least seven (7) days prior to the hearing. If you are hearing or speech impaired, please contact us using the Florida Relay Service, 1-800-955-8771 (TDD) or 1-800-955-8770 (Voice).
The Florida Department of Transportation reminds drivers April 11-15 is National Work Zone Awareness Week. Slow down in construction zones, Florida’s future depends on it.