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.
At least ten drivers called 911 in the early morning hours of November 17 to report seeing a wrong way driver blasting through traffic on the Sawgrass Expressway. The calls came in fast and furious, warning Coral Springs Police and Florida Highway Patrol troopers about a dangerous driver speeding down the highway.
There’s more traffic trouble for commuters who take the Dolphin Expressway this week.