Parkway extension among the best
public works projects in the state
BY SUSAN BURGESS
20 Port St. Lucie Magazine
INDIAN RIVER MAGAZINE
The city has received a lot of awards for the scenic Crosstown Parkway extension and its bridge over the North Fork.
Port St. Lucie continued its winning ways from August
through late November with 15 new awards and
Crosstown Awards: The Crosstown Parkway extension
and associated bridge are among the best public works projects
in Florida and the southeast United States, according to
two important engineering associations.
The Florida Transportation Builders’ Association awarded
the project Best in Construction for a Local Agency Program.
Port St. Lucie managed the project through an agreement
with the Florida Department of Transportation. In addition,
the Engineering News Record Southeast said Crosstown was
the Best Highway Bridge Project, which puts it in the running
for the Engineering News Record’s Best of the Best award.
The project also won two public relations honors.
Budget Excellence: For excellence in providing objective >>