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


This project was completed on August 31, 2018

The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) is scheduled to begin a roadway enhancement project along northbound SR 5/US 1/South Dixie Highway from north of SW 184 Street to south of SW 168 Street.


  • Repaving and restriping the roadway
  • Updating pedestrian ramps, signage and pavement markings to meet current standards
  • Upgrading existing traffic signals to meet current standards
  • New street lighting
  • Drainage improvements
  • Modifying abandoned driveways


To do this work safely, it will be necessary to close travel lanes and establish detours at times. Lanes may be closed during non-peak hours:

  • 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., Friday and Saturday

Paving will be performed at night. Lane closure and project information will be posted weekly on the department’s website,  

Project At-A-Glance
Start Date
January 2018

Est. Completion date
August 2018

Construction Cost
$1.5 million

Lengths and Limits
Northbound State Road (SR) 5/US 1/South Dixie Highway from north of SW 184 Street to south of SW 168 Street

FDOT South Miami-Dade Resident Engineer
Andres Berisiartu, P.E.

FDOT Project Manager
Hector Fung, P.E.

FDOT Project Administrator
Farhang Esmailzadeh

General Asphalt Company, Inc.

Community Outreach Specialist
Oscar Gonzalez
Media Relations Group, LLC

(786) 280-0983