Public Works CIP Project Update
Last updated August 2019
Fort De Soto Park Dune Walkovers
Project ID# 003010A
Fort De Soto Park, St Petersburg
Pinellas County is constructing new dune walkovers along the western Gulf Beaches at Ft. Desoto Park. The dune walkovers will be placed in existing pathways through the dune system and will be elevated above the natural ground. With the installation of the walkovers, the dune system will be restored, continue to provide protection from damaging storms, provide natural habitat and eliminate damaging foot traffic on the dunes.
- Design Start: June 2017
- Design End: December 2018
- Construction Start: January 2020
- Construction End: September 2020
*Construction cannot begin until after the 2019 Sea Turtle Nesting Season, which ends in November.
This project is funded through the U.S. Department of the Treasury, Restore Act.
John Linton, P.E. -- Senior Engineer
Public Works Transportation Engineering
22211 U.S. Highway 19 N., Bldg. 1
Clearwater, FL 33765
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