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Airport Gateway: Springhill Road and Lake Bradford Road

Gateways

Overview

This project creates a unique urban gateway into Tallahassee from the airport.  The improvements along Springhill Road will include aesthetic and bicycle/pedestrian safety improvements that will benefit the surrounding neighborhoods. The improvements along Lake Bradford Road complement the nearby Gaines Street redevelopment and support further redevelopment by creating an aesthetically pleasing and safe pedestrian, bicycle, and vehicular infrastructure within walking distance to FSU, FAMU, and Gaines Street. 


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Creates a gateway entrance feature into Downtown, Florida State University and Florida A&M University. 

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Supports traffic movement with a roundabout at the intersection of Stadium Drive and Gaines Street.

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Enhances Springhill Road (Orange Avenue to Capital Circle SW) with landscaping, sidewalks, bike lanes, and potentially additional travel lanes and a median.

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Estimated Cost: $58.7 million

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Reconstructs Lake Bradford Road (Gaines Street to Orange Avenue) to add landscaping, bike lanes, and roundabouts at key intersections.