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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.

The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) Launches the 2024 “Ride Smart Florida” Campaign
Apr 22, 2024

The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) is launching the 2024 "Ride Smart Florida" safety campaign in Miami-Dade and Monroe counties to promote motorcycle safety. The campaign emphasizes making smart decisions for the well-being of riders and road users. It will run from May through June, using media ads, social media, and PSAs to promote safety messages.

SR 826/Palmetto Expressway Capacity Project Lane Closure Update April 19 2024
Apr 19, 2024

Drivers will experience road, lane and shoulder closures and detours on and near SR 826/Palmetto Expressway from Friday, April 19, to Saturday, April 27, 2024. The closures are necessary to allow for conducting bridge, overhead sign structure and drainage work.

SR 25/US 27/Okeechobee Road NB Traffic Shift from NW 116 Way to NW 105 Way
Apr 19, 2024

On April 22, 2024, travel lanes along northbound/westbound SR 25/US 27/Okeechobee Road between NW 116 Way and NW 105 Way will be shifted south onto the new concrete pavement. 

SR 826/Palmetto Expressway Ramp Closures at SR 817/NW 27 Avenue Begin April 22
Apr 19, 2024

Beginning Monday, April 22 through Wednesday, April 24, the on and off-ramps of SR 826/Palmetto Expressway at SR 817/NW 27 Avenue will be closed as needed between the hours of 9 p.m. and 6 a.m., to repave the ramps. Only one ramp will be closed at a time.

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