I-95 at 45th Street Interchange Design Project
Frequently Asked Questions:
What are the study limits for this project?
The study limits for this project are along I-95 from approximately 0.5 miles north and south of 45th Street, and along 45th Street from Village Boulevard to Congress Avenue in Palm Beach County, Florida.
What is a PD&E Study?
A Project Development and Environment (PD&E) Study is an environmental and engineering process that was developed by the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT), in response to the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969. The PD&E study process ensures that transportation projects are developed with consideration of current engineering standards, project costs, and minimization of social and environmental impacts, while involving the public throughout the entire study process.
What is the objective of the study?
The overall goal of this study is to develop a viable roadway concept that satisfies the project purpose and need; minimizes social, economic, and environmental impacts; incorporates community input; and receives approval from Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), FDOT, and agency partners. The results of the study will determine the roadway type, location, and design configuration.
How can I get involved?
You have the opportunity to receive project-related information through this website, newsletters, public information meetings, and the public hearing. You are encouraged to register to get more information on the Sign Up For Updates page of this website.
For questions or comments, contact the FDOT Project Manager, Robert Lopes, PE.
How can I obtain the latest study materials?
The latest materials for the SR-9/I-95 at 45th Street PD&E Study will be available on the Documents and Publications page of this website. Please check back regularly for updates as the study is constantly evolving.
When will the project be built?
The project construction year will be identified as the PD&E Study moves forward. For the purpose of this study, the new project would be open to traffic in the year 2020.
When is the next public meeting?
Notice of public meetings will be posted on the Public Notices page of this website. Please check back often for details on upcoming meeting locations and times.