Emerald Coast Community Gateways - Signage and Landscape

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Emerald Coast Community Gateways - Signage and Landscape

Client: Okaloosa County TDC
Location: Tallahassee, FL
Service: Transportation & Mobility

Contact Staff: Echo K. Gates, P.E., LEED ®AP
 

The client wishes to enhance tourist awareness of the Emerald Coast area beach communities. To this end, four (4) locations have been identified to place 11Welcome to the Emerald Coast" signs within the medians of state highways. Two (2) signs are proposed on US 98; one for the gateway into
Mary Ester and the other for the gateway into Destin. One (1) sign is proposed on Highway 293 for the Destin gateway. One (1) additional sign is located in Shalimar on State Road 85. To provide for signage architecture, structural engineering and lighting, Genesis Halff will be contracting with Stokes Architectural, Inc. located in Fort Walton Beach, FL.

In association with these gateway signs, the CLIENT desires landscape and irrigation enhancements within the medians of the selected roadside areas in all the sign locations except for the Shalimar location on State Road 85. The landscape design for this location was previously prepared by Callie and Co. It is our understanding that the Florida Department of Transportation District 3 (FOOT) is participating in the review and approval of the signage and funding of the landscape improvements.

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Emerald Coast Community Gateways - Signage and Landscape


Tallahassee, FL

Client:

Okaloosa County TDC

Location:

Tallahassee, FL

Emerald Coast Community Gateways - Signage and Landscape

The client wishes to enhance tourist awareness of the Emerald Coast area beach communities. To this end, four (4) locations have been identified to place 11Welcome to the Emerald Coast" signs within the medians of state highways. Two (2) signs are proposed on US 98; one for the gateway into
Mary Ester and the other for the gateway into Destin. One (1) sign is proposed on Highway 293 for the Destin gateway. One (1) additional sign is located in Shalimar on State Road 85. To provide for signage architecture, structural engineering and lighting, Genesis Halff will be contracting with Stokes Architectural, Inc. located in Fort Walton Beach, FL.

In association with these gateway signs, the CLIENT desires landscape and irrigation enhancements within the medians of the selected roadside areas in all the sign locations except for the Shalimar location on State Road 85. The landscape design for this location was previously prepared by Callie and Co. It is our understanding that the Florida Department of Transportation District 3 (FOOT) is participating in the review and approval of the signage and funding of the landscape improvements.