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South Florida Roads (Miami-Dade and Monroe Counties)


The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) has begun a ramp improvement project along State Road (SR) 9A/I-95 Expressway in Miami-Dade County. 

This project is incorporated as one of three distinct construction projects all taking place simultaneously within the same regions. The additional projects include the SR 913/Rickenbacker Causeway Flyover Bridge Rehabilitation Project, which construction activities are currently underway, and the SR 913/SW and SE 26 Road Roadway project which is estimated to commence during late summer 2024.


  • Widening the roadway from I-95 SB off-ramp to SW 26 Rd
  • Installing a new traffic signal at SW 25 Rd
  • Installing wrong-way countermeasures, rapid flashing  beacons and traffic video detection equipment on traffic signals
  • Replacing pavement at ramp entrances, exits and bridge approaches
  • Modifying drainage structures and replacing damaged sidewalks and curb and gutter
  • Upgrading signals, lighting, signage and pavement markings
  • Repaving and restriping the roadway


Lane closures, ramp closures and detours are only allowed during non-peak hours on non-event days/weekends. Non-peak hours are:
  • 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. Sunday through Thursday Nights
  • 11 p.m. to 7 a.m. Friday and Saturday Night
Local roads (SW 8 Street, SW 25 Road, SW 26 Road)
  • 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Weekdays and Weekends
Ramp gore reconstruction and drainage work allowed from
  • 11 p.m. through 5 a.m. Friday through Monday

Below are the graphic maps depicting the various locations for the proposed construction improvements

SR 9A/I-95 Ramps at Rickenbacker Causeway and SW 25 Road

SR 9A/I-95 Ramps at SW 8 Street and SW 7 Street 

SR 9A/I-95 Expressway Shoulders from SR 5/US 1/S Dixie Highway to SW 8 Street 

SR 970/SR 5/Downtown Distributor Ramps from S Miami Avenue to SE 2 Avenue

Combined Project Area Map

You may find additional information about the various projects underway by visiting the FDOT project webpages below: 


Project At-A-Glance
Start Date
February 2024

Est. Completion
Spring 2025

Construction Cost
$12.3 million

Lengths and Limits
SR 9A/I-95 Ramps from the Rickenbacker Causeway to SW 25 Road, from SR 90/SW 8 Street to SW 7 Street, from SR 90/SW 8 Street to S Dixie Highway and from SR 970/SR 5/Downtown Distributor Ramps from South Miami Avenue to SE 2 Avenue and along SR 9A/I-95

FDOT South Miami-Dade & Monroe Counties Resident Engineer
Dru Badri, P.E.

FDOT Construction Project Manager
Francisco Lledo, E.I.

FDOT Project Administrator
Milad Mansouri


Community Outreach Specialist
Jeff Baquedano
Quest Corporation of America

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