Submitted by Guillermo Canedo
FORT LAUDERDALE, FL – The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) is hosting a Public Hearing regarding the proposed roadway improvements along Cordova Road. The Public Hearing will be offered in two different formats: virtual and in-person.
The virtual (online) Public Hearing will take place on Monday, January 11, 2021 from 6 to 7 p.m., presentation at 6:00 p.m. To attend from your computer, tablet or smartphone please register using the link below: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/4874647826627992333 Participants can also use their phone by dialing in to +1 (213) 929-4221; Access code: 388-236-718
The in-person Public Hearing will take place on Tuesday, January 12, 2021, from 6. to 7:30 p.m., with a formal presentation at 6:30 p.m. and will be held at the Hyatt Place Fort Lauderdale 17th Street Convention Center located at: 1851 SE 10 Avenue, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316. The in-person Public Hearing session will be in compliance with all current COVID-19 guidelines and social distancing will be followed.
Both formats will consist of a formal presentation followed by a comment period and open discussion. Staff will be available to answer questions and provide assistance. Comments and questions will be responded to as time permits, in the order received. If your question is not responded to during the event, a response will be provided in writing following the Hearing. Questions and comments may also be submitted prior to the Hearing by e-mailing the Project Manager. Persons wishing to submit written statements, in place of or in addition to oral statements, may do so by sending them to the Project Manager. All statements postmarked on or before January 22, 2021 will become part of the Public Hearing record.
Public participation is solicited without regard to race, color, national origin, age, sex, religion, disability or family status.
Pursuant to the provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act, any person requiring special accommodations to participate in this Public Hearing is asked to advise the agency at least 7 days before the Hearing by contacting: Ms. Helen James, P.E. at (954) 777-4346 or in writing at FDOT, 3400 West Commercial Boulevard, Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33309 or by email at: Helen.James@dot.state.fl.us. If you are hearing or speech impaired, please contact the agency using the Florida Relay Service, 1 (800) 955-8771 (TDD) or 1 (800) 955-8770 (Voice).
For more information, you may contact: FDOT Project Manager, Ms. Helen James, P.E. at (954) 777-4346 or via email at Helen.James@dot.state.fl.us.