EMERGENCY INFORMATION FDOT Emergency Travel Alert: For information on the current situation, please visit the following page - Alerts.

State of Florida Department of Transportation logo - link to the FDOT website
Florida Department of


South Florida Roads (Miami-Dade and Monroe Counties)


The FDOT mission is to provide a safe transportation system that ensures the mobility of people and goods, enhances economic prosperity and preserves the quality of our environment and communities.

The FDOT vision is to serve the people of Florida by delivering a transportation system that is fatality and congestion free.

FDOT is a decentralized agency in accordance with legislative mandates, composed of seven districts. Each of the districts is managed by a District Secretary. The districts vary in organizational structure, but in general each has major divisions for Administration, Planning, Production and Operations. Also, each district has a Public Information Office and General Counsel Office that report to the District Secretary.

District Six is responsible for planning, designing, building and maintaining all State-owned roadways and bridges in Miami-Dade and Monroe counties. The district is home to 2,553,400 people. Its roads are traveled more than 30.8 million miles daily. Whether you are a resident, business operator or a visitor, you can count on us to help you travel through the District.

SR 826/Palmetto Expressway Capacity Project Lane and Road Closures and Detours
Sep 22, 2023

Drivers will experience road, lane and shoulder closures and detours on and near SR 826/Palmetto Expressway from Sunday, September 24, to Saturday, September 30, 2023. The closures are necessary to allow for conducting bridge and drainage work.

NE 1 Court Rail Crossing Closure from October 6 to October 10
Sep 22, 2023

The South Florida Regional Transportation Authority (SFRTA) in coordination with the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT), will close NW 1 Court from NE 179 Street to NE 181 Street starting at 7:00 p.m. Friday, October 6 through 3:00 p.m. Tuesday, October 10.

Traffic Changes Implemented as Part of SR 922/NE 125 Street and SR 909/West Dixie Highway Project
Sep 22, 2023

As part of the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) NE 125 Street Roadway Project, several new traffic patterns have been recently implemented along sections of West Dixie Highway, NE 7 Avenue and NE 124 Street in the City of North Miami (please see map below). Drivers are encouraged to use caution and follow all posted signs.

FDOT to Host Public Hearing for the Five-Year Tentative Work Program
Sep 19, 2023

The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) will host a public hearing to present its Five-Year Tentative Work Program for fiscal years 2024/2025 thru 2028/2029. Projects programmed in Miami-Dade and Monroe counties over the next five years will be highlighted at this Hearing. The event will be held both in-person and virtually on Tuesday, October 10, 2023, starting at 6 p.m.

Read More