Flamingo Marina Boat Ramp Repairs Scheduled
Contact: General Information, 305-242-7700
Contact: Media Contact Linda Friar, 305-242-7714
Everglades National Park has contracted for repairs to the popular Flamingo Marina boat ramp.During the period from August 6, 2012 to September 1, 2012, PACCOMM, Inc. will be performing pavement repair work to the Flamingo Marina Boat Ramps in the Flamingo area of Everglades National Park.
Mariners will have limited access to Florida Bay and Whitewater Bay during certain times while repairs are in progress. During some periods, access to the boat ramps will be restricted to one lane. Access to each of the ramps will be closed entirely for periods of up to one day.
For more information contact Everglades National Park, 305-242-7700
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