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South Florida Roads (Miami-Dade and Monroe Counties)


The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) began a roadway project the on January 3, 2024 along State Road (SR) 817/NW 27 Avenue in Miami-Dade County. Click here to sign up for construction alerts.


  • Constructing new crosswalks at the intersections of Superior Street, Burlington Street, Ali Baba Avenue, and NW 180 Terrace
  • Installing handrails along the bridge over the Biscayne Canal
  • Modifying traffic median to allow U-turns at NW 169 Terrace
  • Modifying traffic medians to restrict left turns at the following side streets:
    • NW 169 Terrace
    • NW 179 Street
    • NW 186 Street
  • Upgrading pedestrian and vehicular signals and signage
  • Upgrading concrete sidewalks, curb ramps, and curb and gutters
  • Upgrading light poles with new Light-emitting Diodes (LED’s)
  • Repaving and restriping the roadway

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

  • 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., weekdays and weekends
  • 9 p.m. to 6 a.m., Sunday through Thursday nights
  • 11 p.m. to 7:30 a.m., Friday and Saturday nights

Pedestrian and vehicular detours will be established at times and may exceed past the non-peak lane closures hours. Specific detour information will be provided before the corresponding construction activity is scheduled.

Project At-A-Glance
Start Date
January 2024

Est. Completion
Early 2025

Construction Cost
$9.8 Million

Lengths and Limits
From SR 916/NW 135 Street to NW 187 Street

FDOT North Miami-Dade Resident Engineer
Ivan Hay, P.E.

FDOT Project Manager
Igor Caicedo

General Asphalt Company, LLC.

Community Outreach Specialist
Miranda Brito

(786) 774-9714