MIAMI BEACH (CBSMiami) – For almost a month, Miami Beach residents and visitors may have been inconvenienced due to construction that closed the Alton Road flyover. But according to Florida Department of Transportation, the flyover is set to reopen Tuesday night.
According to the FDOT District 6, the flyover from eastbound MacArthur Causeway to northbound Alton Rd is scheduled to reopen Tuesday evening– which is ahead of schedule.READ MORE: Florida Breaks Another Record For COVID-19 Hospitalizations
The project, which started on July 16th, was estimated to take approximately a month. If the flyover project would have run behind schedule, the contractor was going to be charged $5,000 a day for up to five days.READ MORE: 'He Died Hoping His Security Would Come': Haiti's First Lady Wife Martine Moïse Says Of Presidential Assassination
The flyover had the guardrail replaced and base rebuilt during the construction project.MORE NEWS: Broward School Board Reverses Mask Mandate, Complies With Ron DeSantis