The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) will hold a public information meeting regarding the North Lake Trail Phase 3 and Black Bear Trail Corridor Planning Studies on Thursday, Jan. 24, 5:30-7 p.m. at the Astor Community Association located at 24148 Ann Street in Astor.
The study limits for each project are:
- North Lake Trail Phase 3: S.R. 19 from County Road (C.R.) 450/Bulldog Lane to S.R. 40 in Lake County
- Black Bear Trail: S.R. 40 from Levy Hammock Road to U.S. 17 in Lake, Marion and Volusia counties
The meeting is being held as an open house from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. during which time displays and other project information will be available for review. Staff will also be available to discuss the project. An informational looping presentation will be given throughout the meeting.
The meeting is being conducted to present the recommended improvements, seek public and agency input, and provide interested persons an opportunity to express their views about the projects. The proposed improvements will provide a safe and accessible paved facility for bicyclists, pedestrians and other non-motorized users of all ages and abilities.
Persons with disabilities who require accommodations under the Americans with Disabilities Act or persons who require translation services (free of charge) should contact Jeff Arms by phone at 407-420-4249, or via email at [email protected] 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).
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 [email protected].