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Boil Water Order Issued For Section Of Davie

A precautionary Boil Water Advisory has been issued for a section of Davie. Due to construction work east of the Florida Turnpike on Old Griffin Road a water main break occurred.

06/23/2014

Triple amputee, Moise Brutus, riding a bike. (Source: CBS4)

Triple Amputee Cyclist Has A Will To Succeed

It may take Moise Brutus a few extra moments to get on a bike, but once he gets going, there’s no stopping him.

05/11/2014

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Steering You Right: Crews & Cones On The Dolphin & Turnpike

It is Tuesday and it is time to steer you right. This week you’ll see crews and cones on the Dolphin Expressway and the Florida Turnpike.

04/08/2014

I-595 Toll Lanes (source: CBS4)

New I-595 Reversible Toll Lanes Open To Drivers

Four years in the making, the reversible toll lanes on I-595 are scheduled to open Wednesday afternoon for a trial run with real traffic.

CBS Miami–03/26/2014

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Turnpike Officials Working On Plan To Collect Unpaid Tolls

Every year, millions of dollars in tolls go unpaid by drivers who cruise the Florida Turnpike without a SunPass or don’t stop at booths to pay their fare.

03/16/2014

Marisa Catronio, left, Kaitlyn Ferrante, right. (Source: Catronio Family)

CBS4 Exclusive: Florida DOT Performing Pilot Project To Prevent Wrong Way Crashes

Preventing wrong way crashes on Florida’s highways is the focus of a pilot program already underway along an 18-mile stretch of the turnpike in Miami-Dade.

03/14/2014

Florida’s Turnpike south of the I-595 overpass. Columns in median will support the express lanes direct connection bridge. (Source: Fla. Dept. Of Transportation)

Exclusive: The New I-595

For years 595 has been a traffic nightmare.Over this past 4 years it’s been transformed into a whole new road.

02/21/2014

(Photo Credit: www.826-836.com) Southwest aerial image of 826-836 Interchange prior to construction

Steering You Right: Night Time Closures On Dolphin, Don Shula Expressways

Watch out on the Dolphin Expressway Tuesday night. The State Road 836 westbound ramp to State Road 826/Palmetto Expressway southbound will be closed from 11 p.m. though 5 a.m. Wednesday morning.

01/21/2014

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School Bus Catches Fire On The Turnpike

A school bus engine caught fire while on the turnpike southbound Thursday in Northwest Miami-Dade.

CBS Miami–12/05/2013

The Florida Highway Patrol said negotiators were brought in to talk with the man, identified as 59-year old Fredy Gutierrez from Sunrise, who had threatened to kill himself. (Source: CBS4)

Vet Who Threatened To Harm Himself On Turnpike Speaks About It

A military veteran who threatened to hurt himself brought traffic to a halt in I-595/Turnpike interchange Monday morning.

11/11/2013

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