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Idea: Traffic Flow

John Barney almost 2 years ago

Please fix the light timing on East/West Bay Dr. It seems as though they are based on a camera system that judges volume, which I believe could be improved upon. In my morning commute I typically hit 7 of the 11 traffic lights from my house to 19 via East Bay. Sometimes it takes 20 minutes to do that 5 mile commute. Timing the lights would keep traffic flow moving and reduce fuel waste at all the red lights. Major city all over this country time their lights to keep the flow moving and it is very possible here. All in all, Largo is a great city to live in. Thank you.

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Compost whatever yard waste you can and return it to the earth as a healthy, organic fertilizer. You can also compost some household waste and save it from going to landfills. Investigate this fully so that you do it properly. Good composting practices saves you the cost of fertilizer. This also saves the city the cost of disposing of it. Everybody wins.

Paving Ulmerton Road and the new sidewalks.

I've looked at the consultants map of the Medical area and see that much needed additional parking is proposed. Has the drainage issue been resolved - we get a lot of standing water at times which is hazardous. Cell phone reception could be much better - more carriers with stronger signals would be helpful. I do not see a helicopter landing pad at the hospital on the consultants map. The Green is a nice idea for waiting patients, hospital visitors and employees in the various Medical buildings.

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largo resident almost 2 years ago
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Sometimes, creating a unique sense of place can be as simple as hanging a swing. Make waiting for the bus fun and family friendly by adding swings to Bus Stops. It's inexpensive and thoughtful ... Check out videos https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UoOffpFAkpw & https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nDqbb0eHVXA

largo resident almost 2 years ago
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The fair features live vinyl-spinning DJs and has showcased live music, food carts, artists and other entertainment. Buy, sell, trade – new and used vinyl records plus a selection of used turntables. Check out a similar event online https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=USCda7R-B4o. Host independent record dealers, local record stores, music labels and an assortment of other music-related vendors.

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largo resident almost 2 years ago
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Let's break the record for the World's Largest Water Balloon Fight. Money raised from the sell of t-shirts could be donated to a local charity or project. See a similar event posted on youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=grnkCPxdTdU

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Kathy Snead almost 2 years ago

Run public transportation along Indian Rocks Road as far north as 8th Ave or West Bay Dr.

Kathy Snead almost 2 years ago

Add sidewalks along Indian Rocks Road from West Bay south to connect with sidewalks south of Adrian.

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Plant fruit trees in parks, along walkways, bike paths, and bus stops. Make it visually beautiful by creating trellises, topiaries, and espalier trees. The trees offer shade and a quick snack for Largo residents on the go. Avocados, Grapes, Blueberries, Cherries. . .

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