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Pinellas County is seeking public input regarding four alternatives for the intersection of Belcher Road and State Road 60 (Gulf to Bay Boulevard) in Clearwater.

66 registered responses

Which of these statements BEST describe you:?

Response Percent Response Count
I live near the intersection 27.3% 18
I work or own a business near the intersection 6.1% 4
I drive or ride through this intersection regularly 50.0% 33
I drive or ride through this intersection occasionally 16.7% 11

Based on what you learned from our Project Information meeting or review of the content on, which alternative do you prefer?

Response Percent Response Count
No build 7.6% 5
Larger intersection 34.8% 23
Overpass 40.9% 27
Median U-turn intersection 16.7% 11

Please describe any concerns you have about the intersection related to safety or traffic flow.


Do you have any other comments or questions?

Wayne Wells inside Zip Code 34689
April 15, 2021, 11:17 PM
  • Which of these statements BEST describe you:?
    • I drive or ride through this intersection regularly
  • Based on what you learned from our Project Information meeting or review of the content on, which alternative do you prefer?
    • Overpass
  • Please describe any concerns you have about the intersection related to safety or traffic flow.
    • I have chosen the overpass option, as I don't believe the Median U-turn Intersection works most efficiently in the short and long run. No build doesn't address the issues. A Larger Intersection won't fix things for the long term. In choosing the Overpass option, I am concerned with the impacts on adjoining businesses, such as decreased accessibility to adjoining businesses, decreased parking amounts at the adjoining businesses due to increased ROW needs, and loss of landscaping to humanize and environmentally soften the intersection and adjoining businesses. The county needs to buy out the Sunoco gas station on the NW corner, as it is a hindrance to intersection improvements.
  • Do you have any other comments or questions?
    • I am glad this study has finally come to fruition, as improvements at this intersection have taken way too long. I have intimate and professional planning knowledge of this intersection and its needed improvements, having worked for the Planning Department for the City of Clearwater for over nine years as a Senior Planner. I reviewed the built projects at the SW and SE quadrants of this intersection. I have worked for a business within 600 feet of this intersection. I also lived for three years in the Lake Starcrest Apts due NW of this intersection. I am also concerned that the length of this survey is only four questions.
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