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South Florida Roads (Miami-Dade and Monroe Counties)


Installation of landscaping was completed in October 2021.
This project is currently in the establishment period.

The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) has a landscaping project underway along State Road (SR) 5/US 1/Overseas Highway in Monroe County. The contractor began landscape installation on May 3, 2021. The remainder of the project schedule is for the establishment period to allow the new landscape material to settle.


  • Adding landscape to the Florida Keys Overseas Heritage Trail
  • Planting of mostly native trees and shrubs in the medians and roadsides

Travel lanes and sidewalks shall be closed only during non-peak hours on non-event days. Non-peak hours are:

  • 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Thursday
  • 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Fridays (Northbound only) 
Project At-A-Glance
Start Date
May 2021

Est. Completion
Fall 2023

Construction Cost

Lengths and Limits
From N of Cow Key Bridge (MM 4.163) to S of Boca Chica Channel Bridge (MM 5.993)

FDOT South Miami-Dade & Monroe Counties Resident Engineer
Andres Berisiartu, P.E.

Construction Consulting Engineering and Inspection (CCEI) Project Manager
Anthony Sabbag
HDR, Inc.

Construction Consulting Engineering and Inspection (CCEI) Senior Project Engineer
Hector Rodriguez, M.S., P.E.
H. Rodriguez Consulting Engineering, Inc.


Community Outreach Specialist
Paulette Summers
Media Relations Group, LLC
O: (305) 254-8598
C: (786) 510-3921