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 and safety improvement project along NW/NE 54 Street from east of NW 7 Avenue to Biscayne Boulevard in the City of Miami.


  • Repaving and restriping the roadway
  • Installing four pedestrian mid-block crosswalks
    • Between NW 4 Avenue and NW 3 Avenue
    • At NW 1 Court
    • Between NE Miami Place and NE 1 Avenue
    • Between NE 3 Avenue and NE 3 Court
  • Upgrading pedestrian signs and signals
  • Installing roadway signs and pavement markings
  • Installing stormwater drainage at various locations
  • Removing on-street parking at various locations
  • Closing abandoned or unused driveways
  • Installing a traffic separator along N Miami Avenue at NW 53 Street and NW 55 Street
  • Constructing bus bays at select existing bus stops
  • Adding a westbound right turn only lane at NW 6 Avenue/I-95 Frontage Road


To do this work safely, traffic shifts will be performed to establish permanent work zones and reduce the number of travel lanes.

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. — weekdays and weekends
  • 9 p.m. to 5:30 a.m. — Sunday through Thursday
  • 11 p.m. to 7 a.m. — Fridays and Saturdays
Project At-A-Glance
Start Date
October 2018

Est. Completion date
September 2019

Construction Cost
$2.5 million

Lengths and Limits
State Road (SR) 944 NW/NE 54 Street from east of SR 7/US 441/NW 7 Avenue to SR 5/US 1/Biscayne Boulevard

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

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

FDOT Project Administrator
Franche Perdomo

Weekley Asphalt Paving, Inc.

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

C: (305) 216-3617

O: (305) 640-7462