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 November 16, 2018 to November 23, 2018 

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

Due to the Thanksgiving holiday lane closures will be restricted beginning 11:59 p.m. Wednesday, November 21 until 11:59 p.m. Sunday, November 25.

 

  • Two southbound lanes of I-75 from Miramar Parkway to Snake Creek Canal will be closed nightly Sunday, November 18 through Wednesday, November 21 from 11 p.m. to 6 a.m.
  • Two northbound lanes of I-75 from Florida’s Turnpike to Snake Creek Canal will be closed Sunday, November 18 through Wednesday, November 21 from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.
  • One northbound lane of I-75 from Snake Creek Canal to Florida’s Turnpike will be closed nightly Sunday, November 18 through Wednesday, November 21 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, November 18 through Wednesday, November 21 from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.
  • One ramp lane in each direction of Florida’s Turnpike from Okeechobee Road to I-75 Interchange will be closed Sunday, November 18 through Wednesday, November 21 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, November 18 through Wednesday, November 21 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, November 18 through Wednesday, November 21 from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m.
  • Two lanes in each direction of I-75 from Miami Gardens Drive to NW 170 Street will be closed nightly Sunday, November 18 through Wednesday, November 21 from 11 p.m. to 6 a.m.
  • Two southbound lanes of I-75 from Miami Gardens Drive to Florida’s Turnpike on-ramp will be closed Sunday, November 18 through Wednesday, November 21 from 11 p.m. to 6 a.m.
  • Two lanes in each direction of I-75 from Florida’s Turnpike to Miramar Parkway will be closed Sunday, November 18 through Wednesday, November 21 from 11 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, November 18 through Wednesday, November 21 from 11 p.m. to 5 a.m.
  • One lane in each direction of I-75 from NW 170 Street to Florida’s Turnpike will be closed Sunday, November 18 through Wednesday, November 21. The northbound lane will be closed from 8 p.m. to 4 p.m., and the southbound lane will be closed from 10 a.m. to 6 a.m.
  • One ramp lane in each direction of I-75 at Florida’s Turnpike may be closed Sunday, November 18 through Wednesday, November 21 from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m.
  • One lane in each direction of I-75 at Florida’s Turnpike may be closed Sunday, November 18 through Wednesday, November 21 from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m.
  • Two northbound lanes of I-75 from Miami-Gardens Drive to Bass Creek Bridge will be closed Sunday, November 18 through Wednesday, November 21 from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.
  • Three southbound lanes of I-75 from Miramar Parkway to Florida’s Turnpike may be closed nightly 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. Sunday, November 18 through Wednesday, November 21.
  • One southbound lane of I-75 from Snake Creek Canal to Florida’s Turnpike will be closed Friday, November 16 through Saturday, November 17 from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.
  • Two northbound express lanes of 75 Express from NW 170 Street to Miami Gardens Drive will be closed 9 p.m. Friday, November 16 to 5 a.m. Sunday, November 18.
  • The southbound lanes of Florida’s Turnpike between Red Road and Snake Creek Canal will be closed 11 p.m. Monday, November 19 until 5 a.m. Tuesday, November 20. 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 southbound exit ramp to Florida’s Turnpike (Exit 5). If necessary to complete the work, this closure will also take place on 11 p.m. Tuesday, November 20 until 5 a.m. Wednesday, November 21.
  • One northbound lane of Florida’s Turnpike from Okeechobee Road to Red Road will be closed Saturday, November 17 from 12 a.m. to 6 a.m.

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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