Jacksonville: FDOT to Host Grand Opening and Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony for the Fuller Warren Shared Use Path
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~ The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) will host a ribbon-cutting ceremony to mark the grand opening of the Fuller Warren Shared Use Path (SUP) on Thursday, April 6 at 11 a.m. The event will take place at the Riverside Arts Market, 715 Riverside Avenue, Jacksonville, FL 32204.

The Fuller Warren SUP is part of FDOT's goal to improve safety and enhance mobility for residents and visitors of Jacksonville by providing pedestrian and bicycle connections between the Riverside and San Marco communities. It joins the Main Street Bridge and the Acosta Bridge as the third point of access for pedestrians and bicyclists to cross the St. Johns River in Jacksonville.

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Spanning 4,654 feet long and 12 feet wide, the SUP includes two 6-foot lanes for east/west traffic with two rest/observation areas featuring panoramic views of the St. Johns River. Users can access it from Riverside Avenue in Riverside, from Palm Avenue in San Marco or from the sidewalk adjacent to the river behind Nemours Children's Hospital.

The Fuller Warren SUP is part of a $126 million operational improvements project at I-10 and I-95. FDOT plans to host media for a tour of the Shared Use Path prior to opening; more details will be announced soon. To stay informed about lane closures and roadwork in your area, follow FDOT District 2 on Twitter @MyFDOT_NEFL or on Facebook MyFDOTNEFL or visit nflroads.com.

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