US 17/92 Urban Conversion

Owner: FDOT District 5     Location: Seminole County

This project was a Liaison project between Seminole County and FDOT.  Final design included upgrading 1.0 mile of the existing rural roadway to a six-lane urban-divided facility in a highly developed area including primarily commercial businesses with a mix of residential neighborhoods. Widening and pavement overbuild details were included along with critical driveway profiles.  A sophisticated drainage system with exfiltration design, two signal designs, water and sewer utility design, utility coordination with six utility owners, permitting with SJRWMD, an upgraded street lighting, and a comprehensive landscape design.