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), District Six, is conducting a re-evaluation to update the previous planning and PD&E studies in order to advance the proposed transportation improvements in the Miami Gardens Drive corridor.  These proposed improvements will help meet the anticipated travel demand and improve safety, connectivity, mobility and multimodal use for local and regional stakeholders.


The focus of this re-evaluation includes the following roadway improvements:

  • Widening and reconstruction of Miami Gardens Drive to six lanes with a bicycle lane in each direction. 
  • Access management modifications to median openings to improve traffic safety and operations.
  • Noise abatement evaluation.
The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) District Six will conduct a public hearing for the above referenced project from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Thursday, December 12, 2019 at the Country Club of Miami, Gleason Room, 6801 NW 186th St, Miami, FL 33015. The public hearing will begin as an open house at 6:00 p.m., with a formal presentation at 6:30 p.m. Graphic displays will be shown and FDOT representatives will be available to discuss the project and answer questions.

Project At-A-Glance
Start Date
May 2018

Est. Completion date
December 2019


Lengths and Limits
from east of I-75 to NW 57 Avenue

FDOT Project Manager
Hong Benitez, P.E.

Phone: 305-470-5219

Consultant Project Manager
Jaime Lopez, P.E.


Community Outreach Specialist
Paulette Summers

Media Relations Group, LLC

Phone: 786-510-3921