FDOT District 5 Sets Online Public Hearing for Dec. 10-14

Posted on: December 4, 2018 in Transportation News

The Florida Dept. of Transportation, District 5, will hold a week-long Online Public Hearing for its new work program beginning Monday, Dec. 10, and ending Friday, December 14. There are three ways to participate in the hearing:

  • A video about the tentative five year work program for fiscal years 2020-2024 will be posted for viewing at www.d5wpph.com. You can review the programs and maps, submit comments and find information about how to contact a representative of the department with questions. The Online Public Hearing will be open and available continuously during the week.
  • FDOT representatives will be available at the District Office in DeLand on Tuesday, Dec. 11, from 4-7 p.m. in the Cypress A & B conference rooms to meet with the public, answer questions, and assist with website access.
  • FDOT representatives will also be available with materials for review during the hearing week at the District 5 office.

The Tentative Five-Year Work Program provides proposed improvements for Florida’s Turnpike Enterprise, as well as the nine counties that comprise District Five: Brevard, Flagler, Lake, Marion, Orange, Osceola, Seminole, Sumter, and Volusia.

Several options for providing comments will be available during the online hearing. Written comments will also be accepted by FDOT for a period of 10 days after the proceedings, ending Dec. 24, 2018. Comments should be addressed to: Michael Shannon, P.E., Florida Department of Transportation, 719 South Woodland Boulevard, DeLand, Florida 32720.

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 at jennifer.smith2@dot.state.fl.us.

Persons with disabilities who require accommodations under the Americans with Disabilities Act or persons who require translation services (free of charge) should contact Mary Schoelzel, by phone at 386-943-5798, or via email at Mary.Schoelzel@dot.state.fl.us 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, 1-800-955-8771 (TDD) or 1-800-955-8770 (Voice).


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