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Poinciana Parkway Southport Connector
Project Development and Environment (PD&E) Study

District Office
Noranne Downs
District Five Secretary

719 South Woodland Boulevard
Deland, Florida 32720

Tel: 386-943-5479
Fax: 386-740-2675

Additional Contacts
Staff Directory


Welcome to the website for the Florida Department of Transportation’s (FDOT) Poinciana Parkway Southport Connector (Southport Connector) Project Development and Environment (PD&E) Study.  This study is evaluating alternatives for a new roadway from Pleasant Hill Road to Florida’s Turnpike in Osceola County (see project location map below).  The PD&E Study will identify and evaluate transportation alternatives for providing connectivity and reducing congestion in the Poinciana community.  The project has also been identified as a segment of the Osceola County Expressway Authority’s Master Plan.

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Study At-A-Glance


Start Date
June 2013

Estimated Completion Date May 2017

Project Limits
The project limits extend from Pleasant Hill Road to Florida’s Turnpike in Osceola County, Florida. The study area is bordered by Marigold Avenue on the west, Kissimmee Park Road on the north, Florida’s Turnpike on the east and the Osceola/Polk County Line on the south.

Project Manager
Amy Sirmans, P.E.
Florida Department of Transportation


To submit a comment about the study, click here.