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For Immediate Release:
January 08, 2014

Media Contact:
Irene D. Ferradaz

Metrorail track repairs will close lanes on NW 79 Street on weekends

From January to March 2014, streets near Northside Metrorail Station will be affected

(MIAMI, Jan. 8, 2014) – Miami-Dade Transit will be performing track repairs adjacent to the Northside Metrorail Station, which will require periodic lane closures along NW 79 St. between NW 30 Ave. and NW 31 Ave., from Friday, January 10, 2014 to Sunday, March 30, 2014.

The lane closures will take place every weekend beginning Fridays at 8 p.m. until Mondays at 5 a.m.

  •  From January 10th to February 16th, eastbound lanes will be closed and there will be two-way traffic on the westbound side
  • From February 21st to March 30th, westbound lanes will be closed and there will be two-way traffic on the eastbound side

Miami-Dade Transit apologizes for the inconvenience of the road closures as it works to improve Metrorail service. For additional information, customers can visit MDT’s website at, or call their Customer Service Line 305-891-3131.  TTY users can call 305-499-8971.

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