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South Florida Roads (Miami-Dade and Monroe Counties)


Installation of landscaping was completed in February 2023.
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 17, 2022. The remainder of the project schedule is for the establishment period to allow the new landscape material to settle.


  • Planting trees, palms and shrubs to improve the aesthetics of the corridor

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 2022

Est. Completion
Early 2025

Construction Cost

Lengths and Limits
From north of Boca Chica Channel (MM 6.494) to south of Rockland Channel (MM 9.519)

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

Construction Consulting Engineering and Inspection (CCEI) Project Manager
Tony Sabbag, C.G.C., C.C.M.

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

Superior Landscape & Lawn Services, Inc.

Community Outreach Specialist
Paulette Summers
C: (786) 510-3921