South Florida Roads (Miami-Dade and Monroe Counties)
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The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) District Six is developing the design for a roadway improvement and safety project along State Road (SR) 944/NW/NE 54 Street from east of NW 7 Avenue to Biscayne Boulevard and SR 944/NW/NE 54 Street from NW 6 Court to NE 1 Avenue, in Miami-Dade County.

WORK TO BE PERFORMED:

  • Repaving and restriping the roadway
  • Removing on-street parking at various locations
  • Closing abandoned or unused driveways
  • Installing roadway signs and pavement markings
  • Upgrading pedestrian signs and signals
  • Replacing loops within the limits of milling and resurfacing
  • Installing a median on N Miami Avenue between NW 53 Street and NW 55 Street
  • Relocating the westbound and eastbound stops from west of the intersection of NW 54 Street and the I-95 on-ramp to a location not yet determined
  • Constructing bus bays at existing bus stops
  • Adding a westbound right turn at the intersection of NW 54 Street and NW 6 Avenue
  • Implementing right-in/right-out only movements on the south side of NW 5 Avenue and on the north and south sides of NW 3 Avenue
  • Improving signalization at the intersection of NW 54 Street and NW 6 Court, NW 2 Avenue, N Miami Avenue, NE 2 Avenue, Federal Highway and US 1
  • Installing new crosswalks at the intersection of NW 54 Street and N Miami Avenue
  • Constructing mid-block signalized pedestrain crossings between NW 3 Avenue and NW 4 Avenue and between NE Miami Place and NE 1 Avenue and between NE 3 Avenue and NE 3 Court

MAINTENANCE OF TRAFFIC (MOT):
Temporary lane closures during non-peak hours will have minimal effects on traffic.  

Project At-A-Glance
 
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Construction Start Date
August 2018

Construction Cost
$2.9 Million

Lengths and Limits
SR 944/NW/NE 54 Street from east of NW 7 Avenue to Biscayne Boulevard & SR 944/NW/NE 54 Street from NW 6 Court to NE 1 Avenue

FDOT Project Manager
Adriana Manzanares, P.E.


Consultant Design Project Engineer
Cecilia Villoria, P.E.

Parsons Brinckerhoff


Community Outreach Specialist
Richard Denis

Infinite Source Communications

O: 305-573-0089

Richard@dot.state.fl.us