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) is conducting a feasibility study to replace the existing Snake Creek Bascule (drawspan) Bridge with a fixed-span bridge on SR5/US1/OverseasHighway between MM 84 and MM 87. An evaluation of the congestion at the bridge is underway and will provide recommendations for future project development studies.


  • Evaluating existing bridge conditions
  • Evaluating future transportation conditions
  • Developing conceptual design plans for replacing the current bridge with a fixed span bridge

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Project At-A-Glance
Start Date
December 2017

Est. Completion date
July 2019


Lengths and Limits
State Road (SR) 5/US 1/Overseas Highway from Mile Marker (MM) 84

FDOT Project Manager
Hong Benitez, P.E.

Consultant Project Engineer
Lance Decuir, PE, AICP


Community Outreach Specialist
Richard Denis

Infinite Source Communications 

O: 305-573-0089