CRESTVIEW — Okaloosa County has scheduled a public meeting next month concerning proposed roadway and drainage improvements on 2.5 miles between State Road 85 and Interstate 10 on PJ Adams Parkway.

During the meeting — 5:30-6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 13 at Crosspoint Church, 2250 P.J.Adams Parkway, Crestview — Okaloosa County and consultant staff will use maps, drawings and other project information to explain the project. County representatives will be available to discuss proposed improvements, answer questions and receive comments.

The project will widen PJ Adams Parkway from two to four lanes in a divided urban typical section consisting two 12-foot travel lanes in each direction, a 4-foot bike lane on each side, and a 6-foot sidewalk on each side, separated by a 22-foot median.

Four stormwater pond sites are proposed with a closed storm drain system, and seven culvert crossings.

The four-phase project will take place between the fall of 2016 and spring of 2018.