Making the Commute

I-75 Rendring

Current and Upcoming Lane Closures

The public information team will post weekly updates and lane closures/traffic information to help the community get around the construction.

Week of February 15, 2019 - February 22, 2019

Segments A & B - I-75 from NW 170 Street to South of Miramar Parkway 

  • One lane in each direction of I-75 from Miami Gardens Drive to NW 170 Street may be closed Friday, February 15 through Thursday, February 21 from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.
  • One ramp lane in each direction of I-75 and Miami Gardens Drive may be closed nightly Friday, February 15 through Thursday, February 21 from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.
  • One ramp lane of I-75 between Miami Gardens Drive and Florida’s Turnpike may be closed Friday, February 15 through Saturday, February 16 from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.
  • Two lanes in each direction of I-75 from Snake Creek Canal to Miami Gardens Drive may be closed Friday, February 15 through Thursday, February 21 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and or 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.
  • One southbound express lane between Sheridan Street and Miramar Parkway will be closed Saturday, February 16 through Sunday, February 17 from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m.
  • One ramp lane in each direction of Florida’s Turnpike from Okeechobee Road to I-75 Interchange may be closed Monday, February 18 through Thursday, February 21 from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m.
  • One lane in each direction of Florida’s Turnpike from Red Road to the I-75 Interchange may be closed Monday, February 18 through Thursday, February 21 from 11 p.m. to 5 a.m.
  • One lane in each direction of Florida’s Turnpike from I-75 Interchange to Okeechobee Road may be closed Monday, February 18 through Thursday, February 21 from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m.
  • Two lanes in each direction of I-75 from Florida’s Turnpike to Miramar Parkway may be closed Sunday, February 17 through Thursday, February 21 from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.
  • Two lanes in each direction of I-75 from Miramar Parkway to NW 170 Street may be closed Sunday, February 17 through Friday, February 22 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and or 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.
  • Three northbound lanes of I-75 at Bass Creek Bridge may be closed Sunday, February 17 through Thursday, February 21 from 9 p.m. to 5 a.

Segment E – I-75 from North of Griffin Road

to I-595 in Broward County

  • The 75 Express northbound lanes between north of Sheridan Street and South Post Road for overhead sign operations. This closure will take place 10 p.m. Wednesday February 20 until 5 a.m. Thursday, February 21. During this time, motorists traveling along the 75 Express northbound lanes will be detoured to exit the express lanes north of Sheridan Street and continue northbound on the I-75 general purpose lanes.The 75 Express northbound entrance ramp, located south of Griffin Road, will remain closed during this time. In the event of inclement weather or other unexpected conditions this work will be rescheduled.

 

 

Construction Lane Closures/Detours‚Äč

FDOT will make every effort to minimize impacts to motorists on the road, but it will be necessary to close travel lanes at various times and locations to complete the project-related work safely.  The lane closures will be subject to change based on weather or unforeseen circumstances and will be posted regularly for the community.

In general accordance with local noise ordinances, construction activities including demolition, pile driving, and sheet pile driving shall not occur during the following time periods:

  • 7:00 PM to 7:00 AM weekdays
  • 7:00 PM to 9:00 AM weekends

Additionally, ground mounted sound barrier wall installation shall not occur during the following time periods:

  • 7:00 PM to 7:00 AM weekdays
  • 7:00 PM Friday to 7:00 AM Monday

Tips on Getting Around During Construction

  • Allow For Extra Travel Time – Allow more time to reach your destination due to detours and lane closures
  • Check 511 - For real-time information dial 511 or visit fl511.com
  • Buckle Up - Wearing a safety belt is the single most effective way to protect people and reduce fatalities in motor vehicle crashes
  • Pay Close Attention – Signs and work zone flaggers save lives
  • Turn on Your Headlights – Workers and other motorists must see you
  • Don’t Tailgate – Unexpected stops frequently occur in work zones
  • Don’t Speed – Note the posted speed limits in and around the work zone
  • Keep up With the Traffic Flow – Dedicate your full attention to the roadway and those traveling around you
  • Don’t Change Lanes in the Work Zone – The time saved just isn’t worth it
  • Minimize Distractions – Avoid changing radio stations and using cellular phones while driving in the work zone
  • Expect the Unexpected – Keep an eye out for workers and their equipment
  • Be Patient – Remember the work zone crewmembers are working to improve your future ride.

Florida Department of Transportation

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