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.
On Friday, Gary Catronio, Marisa’s father, said he recently had a productive informal meeting with the Coral Springs Chief of Police, Tony Pustizzi.
Drivers who use State Road 836/Dolphin Expressway need to be aware a major closure coming up.
South Florida drivers need to know about this week’s traffic hot spots.
More nightly closures for State Road 826/Palmetto Expressway and State Road 836/Dolphin Expressway.
The eastbound 836 exit ramp to southbound NW 27th Avenue will be closed through Thursday from 9 p.m. to 5:30 a.m. each night.
Two emergency call takers for the Coral Springs Police Department were suspended for 8 hours without pay last week.
Drivers on the Sawgrass Expressway will have to use their change elsewhere. Starting Saturday night the expressway will not be accepting cash.
The driver accused of crashing into another car on the Sawgrass Expressway while traveling the wrong direction has been arrested, months after the crash.
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.