For Immediate Release
Contact: Justin Dunn, Project Coordinator
Placida Fishing Pier and Bissett Park Temporarily Closed
CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. (July 25, 2017) – The Placida Fishing Pier will remain closed for the completion of the handrail/side rail replacement beginning July 27 through Aug. 14. Please note that the pier was incorrectly announced as open prior to this news release.
Bissett Park, located at 12455 Path Avenue, Punta Gorda remains closed due to significant rain delays and a redesign. The ADA compliance improvements will consist of new sidewalks, wheelchair ramps and a new parking lot surface. This project may take up to an additional two weeks to complete.