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Project Details
Work Type: Widening
Phase: PD&E
Limits: SR 78/Bayshore Road from I-75 to SR 31, approximately 3.3 miles in length
Length: 3.3 miles
Study Cost: $1.5 million
Start of Current Phase: Late 2019
Est. Completion of Current Phase: Early 2024

The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) is conducting a Project Development & Environment study to evaluate potential alternatives to enhance safety, accommodate future traffic demand, and to improve the roadway design to serve the needs of all users, including bicyclists and pedestrians.

Public Involvement

FDOT held a public meeting, with a live in person event on May 16, 2023 and a live online event on May 18, 2023. Materials were also available for review and comment below from May 9, 2023. And comments for the meeting were accepted in multiple ways through May 29, 2023. To view what was presented at the meeting, see the Project Documents section below.

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Contact Information
PD&E Project Manager
Patrick Bateman, PE
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Project Documents
Project Images
I-75 bridge over SR 78/Bayshore Road
SR 78/Bayshore Road bridge over Popash Creek (looking west)
Nalle Road intersection with SR 78/Bayshore Road
SR 78/Bayshore Road near Lee County Civic Center entrance (looking west)
The intersection of SR 78/Bayshore Road and SR 31.