SR 29 Immokalee PD&E Study
Purpose and Need Scoping Meeting
The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) and the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) conducted a Purpose and Need Scoping Public Meeting on Thursday, October 18, 2007, from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm at the Immokalee One-Stop Career Center, 750 South 5th Street, Immokalee, Florida.
The purpose of this scoping public meeting was to review and receive comments on the SR 29 PD&E Study draft Purpose and Need Statement developed for the project. Aerial photographs and other project information were available for public review and can be viewed by clicking on the icons below. Department representatives were available at the meeting to answer questions and discuss the Purpose and Need Statement. Click here to view the Draft Purpose and Need Statement. The presentation shown at the meeting can be viewed below.
The formal purpose and need scoping meeting was deemed necessary to aid the department in project development and to increase awareness of concerns. The project summary report which was completed through the Efficient Transportation Decision Making (ETDM) process can be viewed on the ETDM web site.
SR 29 Purpose & Need Scoping Public Meeting Slides
SR 29 Purpose & Need Scoping Public Meeting Display Boards
Following the Purpose and Need Scoping Meetings, comments received from agencies and the public were considered for incorporation into the Purpose and Need Statement. The Purpose and Need Statement is provided below.
PURPOSE AND NEED STATEMENT