Public meeting regarding Central Avenue/State Road (SR) 434 widening
Seminole County -- The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) will host a public meeting Wednesday, November 2, regarding widening Central Avenue (State Road (SR) 434) from two lanes to four lanes. The project involves milling and resurfacing, drainage improvements, signing and pavement markings, traffic signal mast arm replacement, lighting, to include wider sidewalks and hardscape. Relocation of a water line and sewer connection are also included.
The work is expected to begin November – December 2016. The project roadway length extends from just under half a mile along Central Avenue (SR 434) from Smith Street to Franklin Street. Masci General Contractors, Inc., is the contractor of this estimated $5.4 million project.
The public information meeting will take place at Oviedo City Hall Council Chambers, 400 Alexandria Boulevard, Oviedo, FL 32765. During the open house meeting from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., project representatives will be available to answer your questions. Maps, drawings and other pertinent information for this project will also be available for viewing at the meeting. FDOT encourages your participation and welcomes your comments.
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).
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