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

 
Welcome
 

The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) has begun a roadway project along State Road (SR) 968/West Flagler Street from 14 Avenue to 2 Avenue in the City of Miami.

WORK TO BE PERFORMED

  • Reconstructing the roadway
  • Installing a new water main 
  • Installing new stormwater drainage structures
  • Installing new lighting, traffic signals and pavement markings
  • Eliminating the eastbound lane along West Flagler Street between 12 Avenue and 6 Avenue
  • Converting 6 Avenue between West Flagler Street and SW 1 Street to a two-way street
  • Adding an exclusive bicycle lane
  • Providing new sidewalks and pedestrian ramps

LANE CLOSURE AND DETOUR INFORMATION

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

Additional 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

Advisory:

The following changes have been made to the road:

  • The eastbound lane along West Flagler Street between 12 Avenue and 6 Avenue has been permanently eliminated.
  • Westbound travel lanes on West Flagler Street from just east of 6 Avenue to 14 Avenue will be reduced to two westbound lanes.
  • On-street parking along West Flagler Street between 6 Avenue and 14 Avenue is temporarily removed in certain areas of the corridor and will be restored once the project has been completed.

Aviso:

Los siguientes cambios a la carretera se han hecho:

  • El carril en dirección este a lo largo de la Calle Flagler entre la Avenida 12 y la Avenida 6 has sido eliminado permanentemente.
  • La carretera en dirección oeste a lo largo de la Calle Flagler desde la Avenida 6 hasta la Avenida 14 ha sido reducida a dos carriles.
  • Estacionamiento en la Calle Flagler desde la Avenida 6 hasta la Avenida 14 ha sido removido en ciertos lugares de la carretera y se restablecerá cuando el proyecto se ha completado.
Project At-A-Glance
 
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Start Date
June 2016

Est. Completion date
January 2019

Construction Cost
$11.11 million

Lengths and Limits
State Road (SR) 968/West Flagler Street from 14 Avenue to 2 Avenue

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

FDOT Project Manager
Jonathan Fundora, P.E.

Consultant Construction Engineering & Inspection (CCEI) Senior Project Engineer
Arturo Perez, P.E.
Pinnacle Consulting Enterprises

Contractor
Russell Engineering, Inc.

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

O: (305) 640-7462
C: (305) 216-3617
Sergies.Duarte@dot.state.fl.us