Traffic Study For Plant City Farm & Flea Market
Parking tally for April 6, 2016
The main gate at 708 W. Sam Allen Rd. had 1,769 automobiles entering the market by 12 noon.
No video was available from 12 Noon until closing time at 7:00 PM
The second gate at 908 Sam Allen Rd will park from 800 to 1,200 automobiles.
The third gate at 3318 N. Alexander St. will park from 150 to 300 automobiles.
The gate at 3601? Hwy. 39 (Paul Buchman) will park from 100 to 200 automobiles.
The free parking lots E. Sam Allen St.(across the RR tracks) & the lot across Hwy 39A Alexander to the West will park on the low side, 50 cars and up to 450.
Cars parked side of highway 30 to 100, can vary depending on the season.
The total parking capacity for all current parking lots with a two time turn over would be 4,400.
Our best estimate for the total parking for April 6, 2016 would be 3,124 vehicle and this would be on the low side.
During the hours between 4 AM & 12 Noon, there would be 172 to 376 cars an hour coming through the main gate only.
On the following videos we increased the speed 16 times to shorten the 1hour & 10 min. each, to 4 minuets & 48 seconds. The sixth video down was the busiest single hour, with 1 car/truck entering every 11 seconds.
The 9 following 1 hour + videos cover from 3 AM to 12:01 PM
The next video is a compilation of a little bit from each of the above videos