South Florida Roads (Miami-Dade and Monroe Counties)
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South Florida Roads (Miami-Dade and Monroe Counties)


The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) has begun a roadway safety improvement project the week along SR 25/US 27/W Okeechobee Road at W 16 Avenue/NW 72 Avenue/Milam Dairy Road in the City of Hialeah.


  • Extending the southbound left-turn lane along W Okeechobee Road onto eastbound W 29 Street
  • Adding a concrete traffic separator along W 16 Avenue
  • Installing high-emphasis crosswalks
  • Updating traffic signals and pavement markings
  • Updating pedestrian signals and curb ramps
  • Repaving and restriping the roadway


Temporary lane closures can occur during non-peak hours on non-event days, nights and weekends from:
  • 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. — Saturdays and Sundays
  • 9 p.m. to 5:30 a.m. — Sunday through Thursday
  • 11 p.m. to 7 a.m. — Fridays and Saturdays
One northbound and one southbound lane may be closed along W Okeechobee Rd on weekdays between 9 a.m. and 3:30 p.m between just south of W 16 Ave/NW 72 Ave/Milam Dairy Rd and just south of W 32 Pl.
The right turn lane from northbound W Okeechobee Rd to eastbound W 29 St may be temporarily closed weekdays from 9 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. Motorists will be detoured to northbound W 18 Ave, eastbound W 37 St, and southbound W 16 Ave.
Project At-A-Glance
Start Date
May 2019

Est. Completion date
November 2019

Construction Cost

Lengths and Limits
SR 25/US 27/W Okeechobee Road at W 16 Avenue/NW 72 Avenue/Milam Dairy Road

FDOT North Miami-Dade Resident Engineer
Ivan Hay, P.E.

FDOT North Miami-Dade Assistant Resident Engineer
Dru Badri, P.E.

FDOT Project Manager
John Garzia, P.E.

FDOT Project Administrator
Ashleigh Harless, E.I.

Weekley Asphalt Paving, Inc.

Community Outreach Specialist
Sergies Duarte
Quest Corporation of America, Inc.

C: (305) 216-3617

O: (305) 640-7462