Lakeland, FL (May 7, 2019) | The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) will hold an “open house” format public meeting from 5:30 – 7 PM on Thursday, May 23, 2019 at the Peggy Brown Building, 215 S. Lake Avenue, Lakeland, FL 33801, to discuss a centralized transportation hub in Lakeland. FDOT staff will be available to discuss the project and answer questions. People attending the meeting can review project displays and speak one-on-one with members of the project team.
An upcoming feasibility study by FDOT will be done to identify and evaluate potential sites for a new transportation hub in Lakeland. This hub would facilitate connectivity between all modes of travel and access including: local bus, intercity bus, intercity rail, bicycle, pedestrian, carpooling, ride sharing, taxis and transportation network companies (Uber, Lyft), vehicle sharing, and bicycle sharing among others.
The Lakeland Intermodal Center would serve as a “mobility center” for the region.
WHO: Florida Department of Transportation
WHAT: Public Meeting in Open House Format
WHY: To discuss upcoming study and the possibility of a Centralized Transportation Hub in Lakeland
WHEN: Thursday, May 23 from 5:30 p.m. – 7 p.m.
WHERE: Peggy Brown Building (215 S. Lake Avenue)
**Public participation is solicited without regard to race, color, national origin, age, sex, religion, disability or family status. Persons requiring special accommodations under the Americans with Disabilities Act or people who require translation services (free of charge) should contact Cynthia Sykes at (863) 519-2287, or firstname.lastname@example.org at least seven (7) days prior to the meeting. If you are hearing or speech impaired, please contact us by using the Florida Relay Service, 1-800-955-871 (TDD) or 1-800-955-8770 (Voice).
FDOT Project Manager