TAVARES - The Lake County Department of Public Works is hosting a public meeting on Monday, March 26, at 6 p.m. at Minneola City Hall, located at 800 N. U.S. Highway 27, to discuss proposed roadway improvements to North Buckhill Road and Palm Avenue.
The two clay roads are located south of the Town of Howey-in-the-Hills, near the intersection of State Road 19 and County Road 455.
At the public meeting, representatives from the Department of Public Works, Engineering Division, and the transportation-consulting firm of GPI Southeast Inc. will provide information and answer questions about the proposed roadway improvements. Currently in the design phase, this clay-to-pave project includes asphalt paving of an estimated 1,900 feet of Palm Avenue and 2 miles of North Buckhill Road.
An informational mailing regarding the public meeting was sent to all residences within 100 feet of theses two roads. For more information about this public meeting, call the Lake County Department of Public Works, Engineering Division, at (352) 483-9040.