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SR 33 (Lakeland Hills Boulevard) from North Iowa Avenue to Parkview Place

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January 13, 2022 Public Meeting Presentation Video

Public Notices

The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) District One invites you to attend a public meeting on January 13, 2022, as part of the design process for proposed safety improvements on SR 33 from North Iowa Avenue to Parkview Place in Lakeland, Polk County. The purpose of the public meeting is to present information and obtain input on the project design.

An Open House from 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. will present an opportunity for in-person attendees to view project exhibits and speak with FDOT staff. During that time remote attendees may view project exhibits at www.swflroads.com/SR33/IOWATOPARKVIEW/and may log into GoToWebinar or dial in to the meeting audio. There will be a looping presentation at the in-person location which will include details on the project. That same presentation will be shown to virtual attendees shortly after the meeting opens at 5:30 p.m.


  • In-person at Lakeland Coleman-Bush Building, 1104 Martin Luther King, Jr. Ave., Lakeland, FL 33805. All in-person attendees will be encouraged to follow Centers for Disease Control guidelines, including social distancing. Masks are optional. Participants who are not feeling well should utilize a remote attendance option.
  • Online using an electronic device such as a computer, tablet, or smartphone. Please register at: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/4240934415659942157.
  • Over the phone by requesting the presentation slides at least seven (7) days in advance of the event and dialing 1-415-655-0052 and enter the code 615-865-240 upon the start of the event. This will enable over-the-phone attendees to review the slides while listening to the presentation.
  • After the event by viewing a recording of the public meeting presentation and project exhibits, on the project website at www.swflroads.com/sr33/iowatoparkview/ under “Documents and Publications.”


Advance registration will allow the project team to anticipate social distancing needs and discuss remote participation options with attendees. All attendees are requested to register in advance of the public meeting by calling or emailing FDOT Project Manager, Joe Lauk,at Joe.Lauk@dot.state.fl.us or 863-519-2525. Be prepared with the attendee’s name, email address, phone number, and whether he/she plans to attend online or in person. Registration for online attendance is available at https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/4240934415659942157.


All interested persons are invited to give comments on the project.In-person attendees will have the opportunity to talk with project team members during the open house. Online attendees will be able submit their questions in the question box. All written questions or comments will be responded to in writing following the public meeting. Comments received or postmarked to the FDOT Project Manager, Joe Lauk, by Jan. 23, 2022, will be included in the public record.

Joe Lauk, Project Manager (Consultant)
Florida Department of Transportation – District One
801 North Broadway Avenue
Bartow, FL 33830

This meeting has been developed in compliance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and related statutes. 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 District One Title VI Coordinator Cynthia Sykes at (863) 519-2287 or at Cynthia.Sykes@dot.state.fl.us at least seven days prior to the Public Meeting. Individuals who are hearing or speech impaired may use the Florida Relay Service (TDD: 1-800-955-8771 or Voice: 1-800-955-8770) to contact FDOT regarding this project.

Comuníquese con nosotros: Nos importa mucho la opinión del público sobre el proyecto. Si tiene preguntas o comentarios, o simplemente desea más información, por favor comuníquese con nosotros. Nuestra representante en español es: Juan Martin, 863-296-8507.

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