MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Miami-Dade County officials dedicated two new pedestrian bridges and tunnels at Hard Rock Stadium on Friday.
The completed bridges and tunnels will keep pedestrian traffic off of busy streets, inside and outside of the stadium grounds.READ MORE: Seminoles Suspend Sports Betting After Court Rulings
The ribbon-cutting ceremony was held with city officials, members of the Florida Department of Transporation, and stadium executives.
Miami Gardens Mayor Oliver Gilbert tells us this is a win-win for residents and fans.READ MORE: 23rd Annual 'A Home For The Holidays At The Grove' Comes To CBS On Sunday, December 5th
One of the bridges crosses Dan Marino Boulevard, better known as Northwest 199th Street.
The other extends above the Florida Turnpike exit ramp.
The tunnels go underneath an interior road at stadium and allow pedestrian and vehicle traffic to move continuously, before and after football games.MORE NEWS: Sharp Increase In Hospitalized Children With Covid Investigated In South Africa