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10/23/2023 4:00:00 AM Member News

JTA to Hold Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for Alta Drive Expansion Project


The Jacksonville Transportation Authority (JTA)   


Alta Dr. expansion completion / media availability   


Tuesday, Oct. 24 at 10:00 a.m.   


11257 Alta Drive, Units 101 and 102, Jacksonville, FL 32226  




The Jacksonville Transportation Authority (JTA) announces the completion of its Alta Drive widening construction project. Alta Drive will now feature a six-lane, divided roadway from the I-295 exit to Faye Road, a four-lane divided roadway to Ashgrove Road, and a five-lane roadway to Burkit Lane.   

With the completion of the widening project, residents will see updates such as expanded roadways, an improved drainage system, signage and signalization, improved lighting, and new pedestrian sidewalks and bike lanes.    


Interested media should arrive at 11257 Alta Drive, Units 101 and 102, Jacksonville, FL 32226 by 9:30 a.m.   

B-roll link: https://brandfolder.com/s/qvc57hrz3j3jmvkfhrqpc7jq   


About the Jacksonville Transportation Authority (JTA)  

The Jacksonville Transportation Authority (JTA) is an independent state agency serving Jacksonville, Florida and Northeast Florida with multi-modal responsibilities. The JTA provides varied mass public transit services and builds roads, bridges and other infrastructure to enhance mobility in Jacksonville. Public transportation services include BRT and regular bus service, paratransit, the St. Johns River Ferry, Skyway APM, and other mobility and on-demand services in Duval, Clay, Baker, Nassau and St. Johns counties. To learn more, visit www.jtafla.com.