More Roads in Jacksonville's Future?

September 19, 2014 12 comments Open printer friendly version of this article Print Article

People may be interested in alternative forms of mobility nationwide but is that trend apparent in Jacksonville? Out of $7.78 billion dollars to possibly be spent on improving Jacksonville's transportation network through 2040, nearly $5 billion appears to be dedicated for more roads and expressways. $0.09 billion may go to improving the bicycle and pedestrian network. Here's a look at Path Forward 2040's draft Cost Feasible Plan's proposed budget breakdown by mode.

View proposed project lists and maps here:

For more information, feel free to attend one of the two remaining Path Forward 2040 Public Meetings:

Path Forward 2040 Public Meeting - St. Johns County

5 -7 PM, Bartram Trail Library, 60 Davis Pond Boulevard

Path Forward 2040 Public Meeting - Beaches

5 - 7 PM, Jacksonville Beach City Hall, 11 3rd Street North

If you would like to provide your input but can't attend meetings in person, you can also share your comments and suggestions for the Path Forward 2040 Long Range Transportation Plan at