Florida Department Of Transportation

(Source: CBS4)

Fans, Drainage Issues Delay PortMiami Tunnel Opening

Despite the fanfare and celebration last month to mark the completion of the PortMiami Tunnel, it’s still not open. The Florida Department of Transportation said addressing some unexpected last-minute problems will move the opening to at least late July.

06/19/2014

Florida Capitol Complex (Source: dms.myflorida.com)

Lawsuit Accuses FDOT Of Withholding Public Records

Acting in his capacity as a litigator and not as a legislator, Rep. Matt Gaetz is accusing state transportation officials of stonewalling on a public records request made by a client seeking information about potentially dangerous guardrails.

05/20/2014

(Source: CBS4)

Exclusive: CBS4 Goes Inside New PortMiami Tunnel

The engineering gem that is the PortMiami Tunnel is poised to open by Memorial Day, just four years after construction began on the mile-long, four lane, twin tube built with the sweat equity of thousands of workers and a 3,000 ton drill named Harriett.

05/01/2014

Highway Signs (Source: CBS4)

Black Tape Over Miami Signs Signals Good Times Ahead

Big green highway signs with their messages blacked out with dark tape are hanging over major roadways in and around downtown Miami. The mystery signs covered with black tape are erected on Interstate 95, the Dolphin Expressway, the MacArthur Causeway and various ramps to and from the roadways directing traffic to, well, nowhere.

04/29/2014

Kayla Mendoza, 21, is charged in the deaths of two women after a wrong-way crash on the Sawgrass Expressway. (Source: BSO)

Exclusive: New Details On Accused Wrong Way Drunk Driver

Just days after suspected wrong way drunk driver Kayla Mendoza was arrested and charged with DUI Manslaughter and several other charges in the deaths of Marisa Catronio and Kaitlyn Ferrante, CBS 4 News is learning new information about Mendoza’s actions the night before the crash.

04/10/2014

I-595 Toll Lanes (source: CBS4)

Free Ride Over On I-595 Express Lanes

The free ride is over on the I-595 Express Lanes. Beginning Wednesday morning, a toll of 50-cents went into effect. Anyone wanting to use the lanes must have a SunPass transponder and an associated pre-paid account.

04/09/2014

I-595 Toll Lanes (source: CBS4)

I-595 Toll Collections Start This Week

Make sure you have a SunPass! The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) will start collecting tolls on the I-595 express lanes starting next week.

04/06/2014

I-595 Toll Lanes (source: CBS4)

I-595 Toll Collections Start Next Week

The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) will start collecting tolls on the 595 express lanes starting next week.

04/04/2014

(Source: AP)

East Las Olas Bridge To Close Overnight

FORT LAUDERDALE (CBSMiami) —  All lanes on the East Las Olas Boulevard Bridge will be closed Thursday night due to construction. The lanes closures start at 9: 00 p.m. and last until 6:00 a.m. Friday. […]

04/03/2014

Seven Mile Bridge

Keys Approve Agreement To Restore Section Of Seven Mile Bridge

Monroe County commissioners approved an agreement Wednesday between the Florida Department of Transportation, Monroe County and the City of Marathon to provide funding to restore and maintain a 2.2-mile section of the historic Seven Mile Bridge in the Florida Keys.

03/19/2014

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