You are invited to attend and participate in the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT), District Seven public hearing for a Project Development and Environment (PD&E) Study Re-evaluation for proposed improvements to US 92 (SR 600) in Hillsborough County, Florida. This public hearing is being held to allow interested persons an opportunity to provide comments concerning the location, conceptual design, and social, economic, and environmental effects of widening US 92 (SR 600) from east of I-4 to east of County Line Road, a distance of approximately 18 miles. Department representatives will be available during an informal open house portion of the public hearing to answer questions and discuss the project. Following the informal portion of the public hearing, FDOT representatives will begin the formal presentation, which will provide an opportunity for attendees to make oral public comments. After the formal portion of the hearing, the informal open house will resume. See specific times listed above for the two session options. Please note the time differences. Draft project documents and other project related materials will be displayed, and a PowerPoint presentation will run continuously during the open house at both sessions. A court reporter will be available to receive comments in a one-on-one setting. Persons wishing to submit written statements or other exhibits, in place of or in addition to oral statements, may do so at the hearing or by mailing them to Kirk Bogen, Environmental Management Engineer, FDOT, District Seven, 11201 N. McKinley Drive MS 7-500, Tampa, FL 33612-6456, or electronically to the project website at All exhibits or statements must be postmarked or emailed no later than Monday, December 19, 2016 to become part of the official public hearing record. Draft project documents are available from November 8, 2016 to December 19, 2016 at the locations listed below and on the project website, • Bruton Memorial Library, 302 W. McLendon Street, Plant City, FL 33563; (Business Hours: Mon–Thurs 10 am – 9 pm; Fri 10 am – 6 pm; Sat 10 am – 5 pm; Sun 1 pm – 5pm) • Seffner-Mango Branch Library, 410 N. Kingsway Road, Seffner, FL 33584; (Business Hours: Mon 10 am – 8 pm; Tues 12 pm – 8 pm; Wed-Sat 10 am – 6 pm; Sunday Closed) • FDOT District Seven, 11201 N. McKinley Drive, Tampa, FL 33612; (Business Hours: Mon-Fri 8 am–5 pm) Comuníquese con nosotros Nos importa mucho la opinión del público sobre el proyecto. Si tiene preguntas o comentarios, o simplemente desea más información, por favor comuníquese con nosotros. Nuestra representante en español es: Lilliam Escalera ( (813) 975-6455 Departamento de Transporte de la Florida – Distrito 7 Public participation is solicited without regard to race, color, national origin, age, sex, religion, disability or family status.