Florida Department Of Transportation

Ultra Music Festival 625 (Source: CBS4)

Downtown Miami Road Closures, Detours For Ultra

Ultra Music Festival is in full swing and along with it have come road closures, detours and more traffic for drivers in downtown Miami.

03/27/2015

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Ultra Road Closures, Detours In Downtown Miami

With the Ultra Music Festival in full swing this weekend, it is important for those of us who live and work in downtown Miami to be aware of the road closures and detours.

03/26/2015

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Community Fights For Fencing To Keep Homeless, Sex Offenders From Living Under Bridges

For months residents in a Fort Lauderdale community say they dealt with two major issues — a group of sex offenders and a group of homeless people living under bridges near their homes causing problems.

03/10/2015

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Scott Drives $9.9 Billion Transportation Budget

Gov. Rick Scott’s drive to attract more people and businesses to Florida means the need for lots of cement and asphalt.

01/29/2015

Senate Transportation Chairman Jeff Brandes said he won't support highway speeding cameras. (Source: https://www.flsenate.gov/)

Senate Transportation Chairman Rejects Highway Cameras For Speeders

Florida drivers won’t have to fear highway speeding cameras any time soon, at least not while Jeff Brandes is the Senate Transportation chairman.

01/09/2015

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

Scott Picks Boxold As Transportation Chief

Gov. Rick Scott wasted little time in selecting Jim Boxold, who for the past year has been the Florida Department of Transportation’s chief of staff, to take over the top position in the agency.

12/19/2014

Alton Road (Source: CBS4)

Angst On Alton Road Over After Southbound Lanes Reopen

To the thrill of motorists and merchants the detour signs came down today on southbound Alton Road on Miami Beach.

11/26/2014

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

Exclusive: Accused Wrong Way Driver Addresses Victim’s Families In Video Deposition

Kayla Mendoza sat in a cramped room at the North Broward Detention Facility, surrounded by attorneys last August. For hours bared her soul about the deadly wrong way crash that she is accused of causing.

11/21/2014

The “Alert Today, Alive Tomorrow” community event happened near the  dangerous intersection of US 441/SR 7 and Oakland Park Blvd.  (Source: CBS4)

Heat, BSO Kick Off Local “Alert Today, Alive Tomorrow” Campaign

The Miami Heat, the Florida Department of Transportation, the Broward Sheriff’s Office and other community leaders teamed up on Monday to promote transportation safety at one of South Florida’s deadliest intersections.

11/10/2014

October 16, 2014: New wrong way signs can be seen along some South Florida roadways.  (Source: CBS4)

High-Tech “Wrong Way” Signs Up & Running On Several South Florida Highways

The next time you drive on the Homestead Extension of the Florida Turnpike in Miami-Dade County or on the Sawgrass Expressway in Broward County be on the lookout for some new road signs.

10/16/2014

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