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


The Florida of Transportation (FDOT) has begun two intersection safety projects and a pedestrian safety and lighting project the week of July 19, 2021, along SR 989/Allapattah Road/SW 112 Avenue, from south of SR 5/US 1/S Dixie Highway to SW 248 Street, in Miami-Dade County.


Allapattah Road at SW 211 Street

  • Widening Allapattah Road to provide a northbound left turn lane and extend the northbound right turn lane
  • Improving signalization at the intersection
  • Widening the SW 211 Street median to extend the westbound left turn lane
  • Installing new inlets to improve storm water drainage
  • Repaving and restriping of the roadway
  • Installing new signing and pavement markings 

Allapattah Road at US 1

  • Adding a dedicated left turn traffic signal from US 1 to SW 112 Avenue in both directions 
  • Adding a second southeast left turn lane from US 1 to SW 112 Avenue 
  • Repaving and restriping the intersection
  • Installing high-emphasis crosswalks and pedestrian signs at the intersection near Southland Mall
  • Reconstructing the raised island at the instersection
  • Widening the southbound lanes along US 1 just south of the intersection 

SW 112 Avenue from south of US 1 to SW 248 Street 

  • Upgrading and/or adding light poles with new Light Emitting Diode (LED) fixture at select signalized intersections with pedestrian crosssings to increase brightness
  • Removing and/or replacing existing light poles at select locations

Lane closures shall occur only during non-peak hours on non-event days/nights/weekends. Non-peak hours are: 

  • 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m - weekdays and weekends
  • 9 p.m. to 5:30 a.m. - Sunday through Thursday nights
  • 11 p.m. to 7 a.m. - Friday and Saturday nights
Project At-A-Glance
Start Date
July 2021

Est. Completion
Spring 2022

Construction Cost

Lengths and Limits
SR 989/Allapattah Road/SW 112 Avenue from south of SR 5/US 1/S Dixie Highway to SW 248 Street

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

FDOT Project Manager/Administrator
George Hoffman, P.E.

JVA Engineering Contractor, Inc.

Senior Community Outreach Specialist
Jeanette Gorgas
Media Relations Group, LLC

O: (305) 254-8598

C: (305) 239-8862