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Technical Review and Award Committee Meetings
District: Turnpike
Meeting Type: Meeting
Location Name: Florida Turnpike Enterprise Headquarters Office
Street Address: 5315 Turkey Lake Service Plaza
City: Ocoee


Alternatives Public Information Meeting - Widening I-595 to Wiles Road
District: Turnpike
Meeting Type: Meeting
Date: Tuesday, January 18, 2022
Time: 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Location Name: 1/18 virtual virtually, 1/19 in-person at the Signature Grand
Street Address: 6900 State Road 84
City: Davie, FL. 33317
Purpose:
The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT), Florida’s Turnpike Enterprise (FTE) will hold an Alternatives Public Information Meeting regarding the Project Development and Environment (PD&E) Study for Widening Florida’s Turnpike (SR 91) from South of I-595 to Wiles Road on Tuesday, January 18, 2022 (Virtual) at 5:30 p.m. (EST) and on Wednesday, January 19, 2022 (In-Person) at 5:30 p.m. (EST).  The proposed improvements include widening of Florida’s Turnpike, improvements to existing interchanges within the study limits and two potential new interchanges at Oakland Park Boulevard and Cypress Creek Road/McNab Road. The Alternatives Public Information Meetings are being held to give interested persons the opportunity to review the project alternatives being considered, provide written comments, and speak with project staff. 
 
• January 18, 2022 (Virtual):  The Alternatives Public Information Meeting will begin with an informational video at 5:30 p.m. (EST), followed by a question-and-answer period.  Interested persons may participate in the virtual Alternatives Public Information Meeting from a computer, tablet, or phone.  If you wish to participate, please visit the project website, www.Turnpike595toWiles.com, to register.  Please note that registration works best in the Google Chrome, Microsoft Edge, or Firefox web browser. Once registered, you will receive a confirmation email that includes instructions on how to join the virtual meeting online. Participants may also join the virtual meeting in listen-only mode by calling 1-914-614-3221 and entering the access code 808-688-140 when prompted.
 
• January 19, 2022 (In-Person):  The Alternatives Public Information Meeting will begin at 5:30 p.m. (EST).  Interested persons may participate in the in-person Alternatives Public Information Meeting by going to the Signature Grand, 6900 State Road 84, Davie, FL 33317.  The same informational video played at the January 18, 2022 virtual meeting will also be available at the January 19, 2022 in-person meeting.
 
Please note there will be no formal presentation at the virtual or the in-person meetings. All meeting materials, including project displays, are available on the project website at www.Turnpike595toWiles.com.
 
Comments or questions about the project may be submitted via the Alternatives Public Information Meeting registration form located on the project website at www.Turnpike595toWiles.com and at the Alternatives Public Information Meeting virtually or in-person. Those who are unable to participate in either the virtual or the in-person meeting may submit comments about the project by contacting Jazlyn Heywood, using the contact information provided below. All comments received on or before January 31, 2022, will be included in the meeting records.
 
Public participation is solicited without regard to race, color, national origin, age, sex, religion, disability, or family status. Persons who require special accommodations under the Americans with Disabilities Act or persons who require translation services (free of charge) should contact Jazlyn Heywood using the contact information shown below at least seven (7) days prior to the meeting. If you are hearing or speech impaired, please contact the agency using the Florida Relay Service,
(800) 955-8771 (TDD) or (800) 955-8770 (Voice).
 
If you require further information, please contact Jazlyn Heywood using the contact information shown below.
 
Primary Contact: Jazlyn Heywood, P.E., FTE Project Manager (Atkins)
Primary Phone: (407) 264-3298
Primary E-Mail: Jazlyn.Heywood@dot.state.fl.us
Additional Contact: Rax Jung, Ph.D., P.E., FTE Project Development Engineer
Additional Phone: (407) 264-3870
Additional E-mail: Rax.Jung@dot.state.fl.us
Expires: 1/20/2022