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As we continue our recovery and cleanup efforts, please visit the Emergency website for the latest information on openings and closings in Miami-Dade County.

Transportation and Public Works

The Department engineers, constructs and maintains the County's roads, bridges, canals, sidewalks, street signs, pavement markings, traffic signals, street lights and stormwater drainage facilities. It also maintains landscapes along the public rights-of-way of Miami-Dade County.

East-West Stop Signs at SW 109 Ct & 225 Terr

On August 21th, 2017 Miami-Dade County Department of Transportation and Public Works (DTPW) will start the process of removing the existing stop signs at SW 109 Court and SW 225 Terrace in the north-south direction and install new stop signs for the east-west directions.

Northbound right-turn restriction signs removed from SW 87th Avenue

Please be advised that the northbound right-turn restriction signs, from 7 a.m. to 9 a.m., which are located along SW 87th Avenue, south of SW 168th Street, will be removed on June 5, 2017.

Venetian Causeway Permanently Reopened

The Department of Transportation and Public Works (DTPW)permanently reopened the East Bascule Bridge on the Venetian Causeway on December 28, 2016.

In November, the bridge was closed to pedestrian, cycling, and vehicular traffic due to necessary maintenance and repairs. A little over six weeks later, DTPW has completed the necessary rehabilitation work in a timely manner and will reopen the bridge ahead of schedule on December 28, 2016.

The Department of Transportation and Public Works unveiled the modernized Traffic Management Center

Located just west of the airport is Miami-Dade County’s Traffic Management Center (TMC) in August 2016. Fully equipped, the space houses the newest traffic management technologies. The latest updates to the 41-year-old Center are part of a $1.3 million project that took five months to complete.

The most striking renovation was the addition of a video wall made up of 14 screens that displays feeds from traffic monitoring cameras and other real-time information from programs and systems such as RITIS (Regional Integrated Transportation Information System) and KITS (Kimley-Horn Integrated Transportation System).

Historic Tamiami Canal Bridge Relocated to the Police Benevolent Association Park

On Sunday, April 3, 2016, work crews with the Department of Transportation and Public Works (DTPW) will relocate the historic Tamiami Canal swing bridge.

To learn more, see the project fact sheet  Adobe PDF.

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