Monthly Archives: March 2015

Fletcher Avenue wins Project of the Year

FletcherAve_108 editThe Fletcher Avenue Complete Streets Project was awarded 2014 Project of the year by the Tampa Bay Institute of Transportation Engineers. This award is given in recognition of an outstanding transportation project that has applied innovative techniques and successful implementation. We are very honored to be on the team for this project and humbled to win this award.

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David Conner + Associates (DC+A) collaborated with ELEMENT Engineering Group and the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) to create this pedestrian safe complete street project for Hillsborough County. The Fletcher Avenue Complete Street project focusesĀ onĀ pedestrian safety by providing increased signage and mid-block crossing opportunities. Fletcher Avenue also implemented Low Impact Development (LID) strategies by providing low maintenance -high visibility plantings through the use of a very low water usage palette of plant material.

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