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Project Details
Work Type: Safety Project
Phase: Design
Length: 2.189 miles
Start of Current Phase: Late 2021
Est. Completion of Current Phase: Late 2025

The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT), District One, is designing improvements to State Road (SR) 776 in Sarasota County. The project is intended to improve safety by implementing improved access control, enhancing traffic flow, and reducing crashes. The project consists of constructing a continuous raised median with directional turn lanes to replace the existing center two-way left-turn lane from the Charlotte County Line to Tangerine Woods Boulevard (2.189 miles in length). Additional improvements include the installation of new signage and pavement marketing to accommodate median modifications. Project # 451014-1 will address resurfacing, restoration and rehabilitation.

Public Involvement

There are no scheduled meetings at this time. Please check back frequently for updates.

If you have questions regarding this project or would like to schedule a meeting, please contact the FDOT Project Manager, Mr. Chris Speese, at (239) 225-1973 or by sending a comment to the project team by selecting the blue button on the right side of the page. Written comments and questions can be mailed to:

SR 776 from the Charlotte County Line to Tangerine Woods Blvd.
Attention: Chris Speese
Florida Department of Transportation, District One
Southwest Area Office at the SWIFT Sun Guide Center
10041 Daniels Parkway, Fort Myers, Florida 33913

Public participation is solicited without regard to race, color, national origin, age, sex, religion, disability, or family status in compliance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and related studies.

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