Relocate Bee Ridge Road Sarasota Lamp Posts Off Sidewalk
  • Petitioning State of Florida

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Department of Transportation
State of Florida

Relocate Bee Ridge Road Sarasota Lamp Posts Off Sidewalk

    1. Jeff Redding
    2. Petition by

      Jeff Redding

      Sarasota, FL

As Pedestrians of Sarasota, Florida our Civil Right to an unobstructed and safe right of way has been violated by the Florida Department of Transportation placing street lamp posts in the middle of the sidewalk from the 3700 to 5700 blocks of Bee Ridge Road in Sarasota, Florida.

If you would like to help us in this effort please contact Jeff Redding at 941-227-6965 with your stories of dangerous encounterswith these street lamp posts.  Email photos and short video clips to:  reddingjeff9@gmail.com

 

 

 

 

To:
State of Florida, Department of Transportation
The below signed Petitioners request the street lamp posts in the middle of the sidewalk from the 3700 to 5700 blocks of Bee Ridge Road in Sarasota, Florida be relocated off the sidewalk when feasible, otherwise to the edge of the sidewalk in accordance with DOT FHA Above Ground Utility Structure Placement Standards and DOT FHA Sidewalk Width Standards.

Sincerely,
[Your name]

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    • James Stouvenel PALMDALE, CA
      • 4 months ago

      Because blind people have a right to equal Access.

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    • Ryan Chamberlain AURORA, IL
      • 4 months ago

      This should happen everywhere.

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    • Mike Lasche SARASOTA, FL
      • 4 months ago

      This is yet another example of how design engineers consider pedestrians to be an afterthought. There are technical solutions to this.....they just weren't implemented because no one took the trouble.

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    • Cynthia Sherwood DURHAM, NC
      • 4 months ago

      This is important to me because it is a hazard to everyone including the visually impaired!

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    • Mary Castor AUBURN, CA
      • 4 months ago

      They should have been put back of the sidewalk by the fence

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