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For Immediate Release:
August 26, 2012

Media Contact:
Karla Damian

Update on Miami-Dade Transit Services

(MIAMI, August 27, 2012) – Due to electrical repair work that needs to be conducted by Florida Power & Light (FPL) near the Vizcaya Metrorail station at approximately 11 p.m. tonight, Miami-Dade Transit will have the following Metrorail service adjustments:   

  •  From approximately 10:30 p.m. today, August 27, to 12:30 a.m., tomorrow, August 28, free bus shuttle service will be provided between the Government Center and Douglas Road stations, making all stops between these stations with a service frequency of every 15 minutes.
  • Regular Metrorail service will be provided on the rest of the Metrorail system with the following service frequency:
    • Every 15 minutes from the Dadeland South to Douglas Road stations
    • Every 30 minutes between the Palmetto and Government stations, and
      between the Miami International Airport and Government Center stations.

Miami-Dade Transit will continue to provide regular-scheduled service tomorrow.

For more information, transit users can call 3-1-1 in Miami-Dade or (305) 468-5900 outside of Miami-Dade County, TDD: (305) 468-5402. Specialists are taking calls in English, Spanish and Creole until 8 p.m. tonight. Transit users also can visit MDT’s website at for information 

701 NW 1st Ct., Suite 1700
Miami, FL 33136


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