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District Four

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Eller Drive Weekly Progress Meeting
District: Four
Meeting Type: Meeting
Date: Tuesday, August 05, 2014
Time: 8:30 am to 9:00 am
Location Name: FDOT CEI Office
Street Address: 3112 SE 4th Avenue
City: Fort Lauderdale
Purpose:
Weekly Progress Meeting on the Eller Drive project east of the I-595/U.S. 1 interchange at Port Everglades.
Primary Contact: Ido Shimony, P.E.
Primary Phone: 954-530-3751
Primary E-Mail: ishimony@eismanrusso.com
Expires: 2/10/2015


Pre Work Meeting
District: Four
Meeting Type: Meeting
Date: Tuesday, August 19, 2014
Time: 11:30 am to 12:00 pm
Location Name: FDOT Office
Street Address: 5548 NW 9 Ave
City: Ft. Lauderdale FL
Purpose:
Pre work meeting Lighting Upgrade contract E4P85
Primary Contact: Ed Wanza
Primary Phone: 954 776 4300
Primary E-Mail: ed.wanza@dot.state.fl.us
Expires: 11/19/2014


Martin & St. Lucie Counties Joint Community Traffic Safety Team Meeting
District: Four
Meeting Type: Meeting
Date: Thursday, August 28, 2014
Time: 10:30 am to 12:00 pm
Location Name: ST. Lucie TPO
Street Address: 466 SW Port St. Lucie Blvd.
City: Port St. Lucie, FL. 34953
Purpose:
The goal of the CTST is to reduce traffic crashes and improve traffic safety in our community. By working together with interested citizens and other traffic safety advocates within our communities, the CTST can help solve local traffic safety problems related to drivers, pedestrians, vehicles, and roadways. We feel that by working together we can more effectively address these issues.
Primary Contact: Carmen Pullins
Primary Phone: 954.777.4361
Primary E-Mail: carmen.pullins@dot.state.fl.us
Additional Contact: Lt. Steve Mochen (Martin County) or Officer John Fazio (St. Lucie County)
Additional Phone: 772.320.4749 (Martin) 772.871.5001 (St. Lucie)
Expires: 9/1/2014


Variance Committee Meeting
District: Four
Meeting Type: Meeting
Date: Thursday, September 04, 2014
Time: 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
Location Name: District Four- Florida Department of Transportation
Street Address: 3400 West Commercial Boulevard
City: Fort Lauderdale
Purpose:
To determine if the proposed design variation can be approved by the Department considering all aspects of safety for the travelling public.
Primary Contact: Raj Shanmugam
Primary Phone: 954-777-4363
Primary E-Mail: Raj.Shanmugam@dot.state.fl.us
Expires: 9/5/2014


CarFit Senior Driver Safety Event
District: Four
Meeting Type: Event
Date: Friday, September 12, 2014
Time: 10:00 am to 1:00 pm
Location Name: NE Focal Point Senior Center
Street Address: 227 NW 2nd Street
City: Deerfield Beach, FL
Directions: Event website
Purpose:
 
CarFit is an educational program that offers older adults the opportunity to check how well their personal vehicles "fit" them.
 
The CarFit program also provides information and materials on community-specific resources that could enhance their safety as drivers, and/or increase their mobility in the community.
 
Older drivers are often the safest drivers in that they are more likely to wear their seatbelts, and less likely to speed or drink and drive. However, older drivers are more likely to be killed or seriously injured when a crash does occur due to the greater fragility of their aging bodies.
 
Driver safety programs improve adult driver safety by addressing cognitive abilities and skills, however, older drivers can also improve their safety by ensuring their cars are properly adjusted for them. A proper fit in one's car can greatly increase not only the driver's safety but also the safety of others.
 
At a CarFit event, a team of trained technicians and/or health professionals work with each participant to ensure they "fit" their vehicle properly for maximum comfort and safety. A CarFit check takes approximately 20 minutes to complete.
Project Web Site: http://www.car-fit.org
Primary Contact: Ann Zucker
Primary Phone: 954.831.8210
Primary E-Mail: Ann_Zucker@sheriff.org
Additional Contact: Carmen Pullins
Additional Phone: 954.777.4361
Additional E-mail: carmen.pullins@dot.state.fl.us
Expires: 9/15/2014


South Florida Safe Roads Task Force "Back to School Safety Fair"
District: Four
Meeting Type: Event
Date: Saturday, September 13, 2014
Time: 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
Location Name: Boynton Beach Ocean Front Park
Street Address: 6415 N. Ocean Drive (A1A)
City: Boynton Beach
Purpose:
South Florida Safe Roads Task Force "Back to School Safety Fair"
Free Helmets & Helmet Fittings
Interactive Games
Road Safety Demonstrations
Giveaways for all ages
Free Food & Music
Primary Contact: Tara Kirschner
Primary Phone: 561-488-7900
Additional Contact: Carmen Pullins
Additional Phone: 954-777-4361
Expires: 9/15/2014


Palm Beach County Falls Awareness Senior Health Fair
District: Four
Meeting Type: Event
Date: Monday, September 15, 2014
Time: 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
Location Name: Palm Beach County Fire Rescue Station 15
Street Address: 777 North US 1
City: Jupiter, FL. 33458
Purpose:
The Palm Beach County Fire Rescue along with the Palm Beach County CTST member will hold a Senior Health Fair
Primary Contact: Bob Smallacombe
Primary Phone: 561.616.7074
Primary E-Mail: bsmallac@pbcgov.org
Additional Contact: Carmen Pullins
Additional Phone: 954-777-4361
Expires: 9/19/2014


Palm Beach County Fall Awareness Senior Health Fair
District: Four
Meeting Type: Event
Date: Tuesday, September 16, 2014
Time: 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
Location Name: Palm Beach County Fire Rescue Station 23
Street Address: 5471 Okeechobee Blvd
City: Okeechobee Blvd. WPB, Fl
Purpose:
The Palm Beach County Fire Rescue along with the Palm Beach County CTST member will hold a Senior Health Fair
Primary Contact: Bob Smallacomb
Primary Phone: 561.616.7074
Primary E-Mail: bsmallac@pbcgov.org
Additional Contact: Carmen Pullins
Additional Phone: 954.777.4361
Additional E-mail: carmen.pullins@dot.state.fl.us
Expires: 9/19/2014


Palm Beach County Fall Awareness Senior Health Fair
District: Four
Meeting Type: Event
Date: Thursday, September 18, 2014
Time: 9:00 am to 1:00 pm
Location Name: South County Civic Center in Delray Beach
Street Address: 16700 Jog Rd,
City: Delray Beach, Fl.
Purpose:

The Palm Beach County Fire Rescue along with the Palm Beach County CTST member will hold a Senior Health Fair
Primary Contact: Bob Smallacomb
Primary Phone: 561-616-7074
Primary E-Mail: bsmallac@pbcgov.org
Additional Contact: carmen pullins
Additional Phone: 954-777-4361
Expires: 9/19/2014


CarFit Senior Driver Safety Event
District: Four
Meeting Type: Event
Date: Friday, September 19, 2014
Time: 9:00 am to 1:00 pm
Location Name: Broward Health (General) Medical Center
Street Address: 1600 S. Andrews Ave
City: Fort Lauderdale
Directions: Event Website
Purpose:

CarFit is an educational program created by the American Society on Aging, and developed in collaboration with AARP, AAA and the American Occupational Therapy Association.  The goals of this community-based program are three-fold:
o    Help older drivers improve the “fit” of their vehicles for   safety and comfort.
o    Promote conversations among older adults and families about driving safety and the continued need for mobility options to keep people participating in the life of their communities.
o    Link adults with relevant local resources that can help ensure they drive safely longer.
CarFit uses a trained team of volunteers, including an occupational therapist, to assist senior drivers with such items as:
o    A clear line of sight over the steering wheel;
o    Adequate space between the front airbag/steering wheel and the driver’s breastbone; properly adjusted head;
o    Proper positioning of gas and brake pedals;
o    Proper safety belt use and fit, and safe positioning of mirrors to minimize blind spots.
The 30 minute intervention not only provides an opportunity to open a positive, non-threatening conversation about driver safety, but it also provides specific community resources to help older drivers stay healthy and continue to drive for as long as safely possible.
 
If you are a trained technician and would like to volunteers please contact Joanne Puia at (954) 468-5266 or Jpuia@browardhealth.org.

Project Web Site: http://www.car-fit.org
Primary Contact: Joanne Puia
Primary Phone: (954) 468-5266
Primary E-Mail: Jpuia@browardhealth.org.
Additional Contact: Carmen Pullins
Additional Phone: 954.777.4361
Additional E-mail: carmen.pullins@dot.state.fl.us
Expires: 9/22/2014


Palm Beach County Fall Awareness Senior Health Fair
District: Four
Meeting Type: Event
Date: Friday, September 19, 2014
Time: 9:00 am to 1:00 pm
Location Name: Palm Beach County Fire Rescue Station 53
Street Address: 19950 Lyons Road Bocat Raton, Fl. 33434
City: Bocat Raton, Fl. 33434
Purpose:

The Palm Beach County Fire Rescue along with the Palm Beach County CTST member will hold a Senior Health Fair
 
Primary Contact: Bob Smallacomb
Primary Phone: 561.616.7074
Primary E-Mail: bsmallac@pbcgov.org
Additional Contact: Carmen Pullins
Additional Phone: 954-777-4361
Expires: 9/22/2014


Palm Beach County Awareness Senior Health Fair
District: Four
Meeting Type: Event
Date: Monday, September 22, 2014
Time: 9:00 am to 1:00 pm
Location Name: Palm Beach County Fire Rescue Station 91
Street Address: 1020 Lucerne Ave. Lake Worth, Fl.
City: Lake Worth, Fl.
Purpose:

The Palm Beach County Fire Rescue along with the Palm Beach County CTST member will hold a Senior Health Fair
 
Primary Contact: Bob Smallacomb
Primary Phone: 561-616-7080
Primary E-Mail: bsmallac@pbcgov.org
Additional Contact: Carmen Pullins
Additional Phone: 954-777-4361
Expires: 9/26/2014


Palm Beach County Fall Awareness Senior Health Fair
District: Four
Meeting Type: Event
Date: Tuesday, September 23, 2014
Time: 9:00 am to 1:00 pm
Location Name: Palm Beach County Fire Rescue Station 91
Street Address: 1020 Lucerne Ave.
City: Lake Worth, Fl.
Purpose:
The Palm Beach County Fire Rescue along with the Palm Beach County CTST member will hold a Senior Health Fair
Primary Contact: Bob Smallacomb
Primary Phone: 561-616-7074
Primary E-Mail: bsmallac@pbcgov.org
Additional Contact: Carmen Pullins
Additional Phone: 954-777-4361
Expires: 9/26/2014