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Edgewood Drive Extension Improvements- Preconstruction Meeting

Edgewood Drive Extension Improvements

PRE-CONSTRUCTION PUBLIC MEETING NOTICE

The City of Lakeland will conduct a Pre-Construction Public Meeting for the upcoming Edgewood Drive Extension project.  The meeting will be held on Monday, December 12, 2011 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the Legacy Christian Church located at 901 West Beacon Road, Lakeland, FL 33803.  The meeting will be conducted as an open house workshop with display boards and project plans available for review.

The project consists of extending Edgewood Drive from Harden Boulevard (SR 563) to South Florida Avenue (SR 37).  The project design will be split into three sections: 1.) Harden Boulevard to South Lincoln Avenue will include paved shoulders and drainage swales, one 11-foot wide lane in each direction with a raised grass median, and a 10-foot wide pedestrian path on the south side.  2.) Lincoln Avenue to Eden Parkway will include curb and gutter stormwater conveyance, one 12-foot wide lane in each direction with a center-turn lane, 4-foot wide bicycle lanes, 6-foot wide sidewalk on the north side and a signalized intersection with pedestrian crossings at South Lincoln Avenue.  3.) Eden Parkway to South Florida Avenue will include curb and gutter stormwater conveyance, a separate one-way eastbound alley with connection to Prado Place, landscaped median separating roadway and alley, one 12-foot wide lane in each direction, 4-foot wide bicycle lanes and an 8-foot wide sidewalk on north side. 

The meeting is being held to provide interested stakeholders an opportunity to ask questions and review project plans prior to construction activities, which are anticipated to begin in January 2012.

Preconstruction Public Meeting – Edgewood Drive Extension Improvements
Monday, December 12, 2011
Legacy Christian Church, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
901 West Beacon Road, Lakeland, FL  33809

Public participation is solicited without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, handicap, or family status.  Anyone requiring additional project-related information or special accommodations pursuant to the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, or persons that require translation services (free of charge) at the meeting should contact Mr. Greg James, Project Manager at (863) 834-6040, or by e-mail to greg.james@lakelandgov.net at least seven (7) days prior to the meeting.

If you are hearing or speech impaired, please contact Greg James using the Florida Relay Service, 1 (800) 955-8771 (TDD) or 1 (800) 955-8770.

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