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Project Details
Work Type: Safety Project
Phase: Design
Limits: Evalena Lane to New Post Road
Length: 0.635 miles
Start of Current Phase: Early 2022
Letting: 02/28/2024

The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT), District One, is proposing improvements on State Road (SR) 78 in North Fort Myers, Lee County. The project limits are from Evalena Lane to New Post Road. The purpose of the project is to provide access management improvements along SR 78 with the intent of enhancing traffic flow and reducing crashes. The project includes converting the existing two-way left-turn lanes along SR 78 to full median and directional turn lanes. Additional improvements include installation of new signage and pavement markings.

Public Involvement

FDOT held a public meeting (online and in-person) on Thursday, March 9, 2023, to present project information and provide an opportunity for the public to offer feedback. While comments and questions about this project can be submitted at any time, the official public meeting comment period is now closed.

Copies of the public meeting materials are available for public viewing in the Project Documents section. A copy of the public meeting video presentation is available for viewing in the Project Video section. 

FDOT solicits public participation without regard to race, color, national origin, age, sex, religion, disability, or family status.

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Contact Information
Communications Team
Design Project Manager
Christopher Speese
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