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 August 10, 2018 to August 17, 2018

NW 170 Street to South of Miramar Parkway (Segments A & B)

  • One lane in each direction of I-75 from Florida’s Turnpike to NW 170 Street will be closed Sunday, August 12 through Thursday, August 16 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • Two lanes in each direction of I-75 from Miami Gardens Drive to NW 170 Street will be closed nightly Sunday, August 12 through Thursday, August 16 from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m.
  • Two lanes in each direction of I-75 from Florida’s Turnpike to Miami Gardens Drive will be closed nightly Sunday, August 12 through Thursday, August 16 from 10 p.m. to 7 a.m.
  • Two southbound lanes of I-75 from Miramar Parkway to Snake Creek Canal will be closed nightly Sunday, August 12 through Thursday, August 16 from 11 p.m. to 6 a.m.
  • One northbound lane of I-75 from Snake Creek Canal to Florida’s Turnpike will be closed nightly Sunday, August 12 through Thursday, August 16 from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m.
  • Two lanes in each direction of I-75 from Snake Creek Canal to Miami Gardens Drive will be closed nightly Sunday, August 12 through Thursday, August 16 from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m.
  • One northbound ramp lane of Florida’s Turnpike from Okeechobee Road to I-75 Interchange will be closed Sunday, August 12 through Thursday, August 16 from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m.
  • One lane in each direction of Florida’s Turnpike from Red Road to the I-75 Interchange may be closed Sunday, August 12 through Thursday, August 16 from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m.
  • One lane in each direction of Florida’s Turnpike from I-75 Interchange to Okeechobee Road may be closed Sunday, August 12 through Thursday, August 16 from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m.
  • The southbound lanes of Florida’s Turnpike between Red Road and Snake Creek Canal closure will continue 11 p.m. Thursday, August 16 until 6 a.m. Friday, August 17. During this closure, southbound Florida’s Turnpike motorists wishing to continue south will be detoured to exit at Red Road (Exit 43), travel north on Red Road to Miramar Parkway, west on Miramar Parkway to I-75, then south on I-75 to take the exit ramp to Florida’s Turnpike (Exit 5). In the event of inclement weather or other unexpected conditions this work will be rescheduled.
  • The northbound Florida’s Turnpike ramp to northbound I-75 (Exit 39) will be closed 10 p.m. Monday, August 13 to 5 a.m. Tuesday, August 14. During this time, motorists wishing to use the northbound ramp to I-75 from Florida’s Turnpike will be detoured to exit at US 27/Okeechobee Road (Exit 35), continue southeast on US 27/Okeechobee Road to NW 138th Street, and northeast on NW 138th Street to Hialeah Garden Boulevard to take the northbound entrance ramp to I-75. 

Construction Lane Closures/Detours​

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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