Szatynski, Robert; Ortega, Kathryn
May 2007
Roads & Bridges;May2007, Vol. 45 Issue 5, p64
The article discusses the reconstruction of the interstate, I-4 through Tampa by the Florida Department of Transportation. The $158 million project was awarded to Parsons Brinckerhoff that provided design and construction engineering services to replace the four-lane highway with a six-lane road. According to the article, the reconstruction project revitalizes the Ybor City as Tampa's Latin Quarter.


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