Imagine 2040 Transportation Plan Amendment Public Hearing on February 6

January 2018 – A proposed amendment to the 2040 Long Range Transportation Plan to widen I-275 from the north end of the Howard Frankland Bridge to the State Road 60 (Memorial Highway) interchange by adding ramps to and from two express lanes in each direction on the rebuilt Howard Frankland Bridge. The project is scheduled for construction starting in 2020. Operational improvements to add a general use lane in each direction in the Westshore area are also planned, but are not subject to this amendment. No additional right-of-way is required.

The Hillsborough MPO will hold a Public Hearing on Tuesday, February 6  at 9:00 a.m. on the 26th floor of the County Center on 601 E Kennedy Boulevard in beautiful Downtown Tampa. For more informationg, please contact: Rich Clarendon – 813.273.3774 x368 or

Persons planning to attend this public meeting in need of special accommodations under the Americans with Disabilities Act, or who require interpreter services (free of charge), should contact Johnny Wong, 813.273.3774 x370 or, at least 3 business days in advance.


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