Martin Steele
While the group of attendees was mostly from the U.S. 301 corridor area, citizens from the Bushnell area were also among the crowd, “just to see what’s going on” as one person said.
Road proposal creates concerns

It was apparent last week  from the multiple, simultaneous conversations all over the room in Coleman that the residents and property owners who were looking over preliminary plans for widening U.S. 301 shared dismay, relief or apprehension.

An estimated 90 - 100 of them on Sept. 20, attended another of the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) public meetings to discuss proposals for improvements to the roadway from the Florida Turnpike to County Road 470.