FDOT to Host Public Meeting on New Okaloosa Island Bridge

Northwest Florida Daily News reports, “State transportation officials will visit the Emerald Coast Convention Center on Tuesday [September 20] to answer questions about proposals for building a second bridge linking Okaloosa Island and Fort Walton Beach. [Link added.] They have already decided against recommending more than half of the 10 alternate bridge routes originally proposed, Florida Department of Transportation spokesman Ian Satter said.” One of the remaining proposals calls for a tolled bridge.