Hybrid Public Hearing

Date:

May 11, 2021

Time:

7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Location:

Miami Beach Botanical Garden

2000 Convention Center Drive 

Miami Beach, Florida 33139

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 Nicholas Danu, P.E. at (305) 470-5219 or in writing to FDOT, 1000 NW 111 Avenue, Miami, FL 33172 or by email at: Nicholas.Danu@dot.state.fl.us at least seven days prior to the Public Hearing.

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The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT), District Six, will hold a Public Hearing for the above-referenced project in-person on Tuesday, May 11, 2021 at the Miami Beach Botanical Garden located at 2000 Convention Center Drive, Miami Beach, FL 33139; and simultaneously online using GoTo Webinar. The Public Hearing will begin as an open house at 7:00 p.m. with a formal presentation at 7:30 p.m.

Venetian Causeway PD&E Study Public Hearing

This Public Hearing is being held as part of a current Project Development and Environment (PD&E) Study that is being conducted to evaluate proposed transportation solutions for this segment of Venetian Causeway and to provide documented information necessary for FDOT to reach a decision on the type, design, and location of the improvements. The project is being developed to address identified structural and functional deficiencies of the 12 existing bridges through potential alternatives such as replacement or rehabilitation while minimizing potential impacts to the natural and human environments.

TO ATTEND IN-PERSON

Participate In-Person

The meeting will be held at Miami Beach Botanical Garden, 2000 Convention Center Drive, Miami Beach, FL 33139 from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Please note that all current Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) guidelines and social distancing will rules be observed.

TO ATTEND ONLINE

Participate Virtually

You can join the meeting from your computer, tablet, smartphone, or mobile device via the link below:

https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/338192325. Participants can also dial in using their phone:              +1 (646) 749-3122, Access Code: 338-192-325.

Purpose of Public Hearing

The Public Hearing is being conducted to give interested persons an opportunity to express their views concerning the location, conceptual design, and social, economic, and environmental effects of the proposed improvements. The environmental review, consultation, and other actions required by applicable federal environmental laws for this project are being, or have been, carried-out by FDOT pursuant to 23 United States Code (U.S.C.) § 327 and a Memorandum of Understanding dated December 14, 2016 and executed by the Florida Highway Administration (FHWA) and FDOT.

For More Information

If you require further information concerning this project or the scheduled  public hearing, please contact Mr. Dat Huynh, P.E., District Planning and Environmental Administrator, at (305) 470-5201 or by email at dat.huynh@dot.state.fl.us. We look forward to your attendance and thank you in advance for dedicating time to this project. 

For Technical Assistance

Should you encounter any issues or technical difficulties during the GoTo Webinar broadcast of the Public Hearing, please contact Tasha Cunningham at (305) 335-8466. 

Public Hearing Documents

Environmental Assessment and PD&E Supporting Documents
Public Hearing Display Boards
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Project  Location  Map

Title VI - Venetian Causeway PD&E Study
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Evaluation Matrix

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Preferred Alternative

The Replacement Alternative

Title VI Nondiscrimination

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Alternate Typical Section

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Preferred Alternative Roadway Plan and Profile

(Bridge 2)

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Roadway Plan and Profile

(Bridge 3 and 4)

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(Bridge 5 and 6)

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(Bridge 7 and 8)

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Preferred Alternative  Roadway Plan and Profile

(Bridge 9, 10 and 11)

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(Bridge 12)

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Phased Construction

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Preferred Alternative Maintenance of Traffic Plan

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NEPA Policy Act Assignment

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Submit Your Comments On Exhibits and 

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