On November 30, 2009, the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) District Six in partnership with the Miami-Dade Expressway Authority (MDX) began a reconstruction project of the State Road (S.R.) 826 (Palmetto Expressway) and S.R. 836(Dolphin Expressway) Interchange. The construction limits are approximately just north of SW 8 Street to NW 25 Street on S.R.826; just east of NW 87 Avenue to NW 57 Avenue on S.R. 836. Capacity improvements include the reconstruction and widening along both S.R. 826 and S.R. 836, the construction of a four-level interchange as well as the reconstruction/modifications of the Flagler Street/ S.R. 826 and the Milam Dairy Road/NW 72 Avenue/S.R. 836 interchanges.
Key improvements and benefits include
The project was completed in September 2016.
Maintenance of Traffic
Lane closures and/or detours will be implemented between the hours of 10:00 p.m. and 5:30 a.m. Sunday through Thursday, and 11:00 p.m. to 5:30 a.m. Friday and Saturday. Portable message boards will be installed to keep drivers informed of real-time traffic conditions as they occur along the project corridor. Road Rangers will be available 24 hours a day to help stranded motorists and remove disabled vehicles from travel lanes.
Rebuilding the 826-836 Interchange
Florida Department of Transportation
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