An Open House was held on April 10, 2017 at the Golden Gate Community Center which featured the 60% plans and plant palettes for two Collier County arterial roadways.
As part of the Collier County Landscape Beautification Master Plan, the following projects are either under construction or completed at this time.
Collier Boulevard (US 41 East to Marino Circle) 5 milesThe plans, designed by McGee and Associates, Landscape Architecture, feature large palms and flowering trees at the intersection of US 41 East and Collier Blvd. which is designated as a gateway to Marco Island.
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Santa Barbara Boulevard (Davis Blvd. to the Bridge at I 75) 1.5 miles
The plans, designed by Johnson Engineering Inc., feature a mixture of canopy trees, palms, flowering trees and groundcovers that blend with the surrounding communities and adhere to the Florida Friendly landscape principles.
Immokalee Road (Collier Blvd. to Wilson Blvd.) 5 miles
The plans were prepared by Goetz & Stropes. A public meeting was held on April 19, 2017 at the University of Florida - Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (UF/IFAS) and showcased the Florida Friendly Design for Immokalee Road between Collier Blvd. and Wilson Blvd. The project is currently under construction and is expected to be finished by the end of 2019.
Davis Boulevard (County Barn Road to Santa Barbara Blvd) .76 miles
The landscape and irrigation plans, prepared by McGee and Associates Landscape Architecture, are fully installed. This was a Florida Department of Transportation grant funded project.