FDOT Plans Collier-Polk Trail Meetings

The Florida Department of Transportation is planning a series of open houses to provide information and get public feedback on a proposed 210-mile multi-use trail between Lakeland and Naples.

This is one of a number of regional trails that are in the planning stage around the state to promote ecotourism, connect towns and offer opportunities to visit heritage sites and sections of the Florida wildlife corridor.

The schedule for the meetings, which will run from 5 to 7 p.m. is:

–May 29: Hardee County Agri-Civic Center, 515 Civic Center Drive, Wauchula.

–May 30: Highlands Hammock State Park Recreation Hall, 5931 Hammock Road, Sebring.

–June 4: Florida Department of Transporation Conference Room, 801 N. Broadway Avenue. Bartow.

Posted in Group Conservation Issues.