Two business owners along Biscayne Boulevard have told me this week that their businesses have suffered considerably with the ongoing construction along Biscayne Boulevard between NE 16th -36th Street. One owner told me his business is down about 40% and the other indicated he is down about 50%. Ouch.
I think it’s fair to assume that businesses will suffer during any construction project of this scale, but the FDOT should try to minimize the impact by providing easy access for pedestrians to the businesses along this corridor. This is certainly not happening here.
These pictures speak for themselves…
It’s very clear that the FDOT doesn’t give a rats ass about pedestrians.
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