FLORIDA DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION
FEASIBILITY STUDY TO REPLACE THE EXISTING SNAKE CREEK BRIDGE
The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) is conducting a feasibility study to replace the existing Snake Creek Bascule (drawspan) Bridge with a fixed-span bridge on SR 5/US 1 /Overseas Highway between MM 84 and MM 87. An evaluation of the congestion at the bridge is underway and will provide recommendations for future project development studies.
The study objectives include evaluating existing bridge conditions, evaluating future transportation conditions, and developing conceptual design plans for replacing the current bridge with a fixed span bridge.
A public meeting will be held from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Wednesday, April 24, 2019 at Founders Park, 87000 Overseas Highway, Islamorada, FL 33036. Graphic displays will be shown and FDOT representatives will be available to discuss the study and answer questions.The meeting will be an open house format, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Public participation at this meeting is solicited without regard to race, color, national origin, age, sex, religion, disability or family status. Pursuant to the provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act, any person requiring special accommodations to participate in this meeting is asked to advise the agency at least seven days before the meeting by contacting: Hong Benitez, P.E. at (305) 470- 5219 or in writing: FDOT, 1000 N.W. 111 Avenue, Miami, FL 33172, or by email: Hong.Benitez@dot.state.fl.us. If you are meeting or speech impaired, please contact the agency using the Florida Relay Service, 1(800) 955-8771 (TDD) or 1 (800) 955-8770 (Voice).
FOR MORE INFORMATION
If you have any questions or comments, please contact FDOT Community Outreach Specialist Richard Denis at (305) 573-0089 or by email at Richard@iscprgroup.com. Please let us know how you prefer to receive information about future projects. Your comments are important to us. Please visit our website: www.fdotmiamonroe.com. Thank you for your participation.