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Public Meeting Scheduled for Girvin Rd. Project

A public meeting for the JTAMobilityWorks Girvin Road project will be held on Thursday, March 3 at Abess Park Elementary School. The Jacksonville Transportation Authority (JTA) will review plans for the widening of Girvin Road between Atlantic Boulevard and Wonderwood Drive. The meeting will be an open house format. The community is invited to stop by at their convenience, view the presentation and discuss the project with JTA staff.

WHEN: Thursday, March 3, 2016 5 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

WHERE: Abess Park Elementary School
             12731 Abess Boulevard
             Jacksonville, Florida 32225

All interested persons or groups are encouraged to attend and participate. Public participation is solicited without regard to race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, disability or familial status. This meeting is ADA accessible.  JTA staff will be at the meetings to answer any questions the public may have.

JTAMobilityWorks is a program designed to complete projects funded by the extension of the Local Option Gas Tax. Leveraging that funding, JTA has issued bonds to cover the cost of 27 projects. With the $100 million dollars generated through the bond issuance, JTA will complete 13 roadway and 14 mobility corridors in various areas of Jacksonville over the next five years.

For learn more about JTAMobilityWorks projects, please visit