An Alternatives Public Workshop is being held on June 15, 2023 at the University Mall (2nd Floor) located at 2200 E. Fowler Avenue, Tampa, FL from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. The workshop is being offered in-person and with an option to attend online to present information to and receive public input from interested persons regarding the proposed improvements. Citizens who choose to attend the virtual workshop session must do so through a computer, tablet or smartphone via GoToWebinar. Virtual attendees are REQUIRED to register online at the project website www.fdotd7studies.com/projects/fowler-florida-to-56th/. Virtual online attendees should use the sign-in link emailed to them after registering. Starting at 5:30 p.m., virtual attendees will be able to view materials online and ask questions to FDOT staff through the GoToWebinar question box.
The in-person workshop will consist of an informal, open house format. No formal presentation will be given. There will be a short video presentation discussing general project details which will run continuously throughout the workshop. You can attend anytime during the two-hour meeting to review project information and talk one-on-one with project team members. Design concepts and other project information will be available for review on the project website starting Monday, June 12, 2023. The same materials will be available for review at the in-person workshop. Written comments may be submitted at any time during the workshop, or mailed back prior to and up to 10 days after the workshop (postmarked by Monday, June 26, 2023) to the address located on the back of the comment form (Florida Department of Transportation, District Seven, Attn: Kirk Bogen, PE, Environmental Management Engineer, 11201 N. McKinley Drive, MS 7-500, Tampa, FL 33612), or you can provide a comment on the “Send us your comments” page on the project website at https://www.fdotd7studies.com/projects/fowler-florida-to-56th/send-us-your-comments/