Miami-Dade County

Traffic Watch: State roads, Homestead Extension to be disrupted

State Roads 874, 836, 826 and the Homestead Extension of Florida’s Turnpike will be disrupted by roadwork this week.

On 836, the westbound ramp to West Flagler Street and Northwest 87th Avenue/Northwest 12th Street will be closed through Friday between 10 p.m. and 5 a.m. each night for paving.

On the Turnpike, up to two lanes in either direction may be closed nightly between Southwest 216th Street and Southwest 184th Street/Eureka Drive from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. each night through Thursday for widening and toll express lane construction.

Also on the Turnpike, one lane in each direction between Southwest 184th Street/Eureka Drive and Southwest 104th Street/Killian Drive may be closed nightly through Thursday from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. for widening and toll express lane construction.

Elsewhere on the Turnpike, up to two lanes northbound and southbound at various locations between Southwest 72nd Street/Sunset Drive and Southwest 40th Street/Bird Road may be closed nightly from 9:30 p.m. to 5 a.m., through Thursday, also for widening and toll express lane construction.

On 874, the exit ramp from the expressway to Southwest 152nd Street and Southwest 117th Avenue may be closed nightly through Thursday between 10 p.m. and 5 a.m. for realignment of the Turnpike-874 interchange.

Meanwhile, one lane on the Turnpike’s southbound exit ramp to 836 and Southwest Eighth Street/Calle Ocho will be closed from 9 p.m. Thursday to 5 a.m. Friday for work at the toll plaza.

On 836, closures include the westbound entrance ramps from northbound and southbound Northwest 17th Avenue will be intermittently closed for installation of temporary lighting through Thursday from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. each night and again from 11 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Saturday.

Also, the eastbound exit ramps to northbound and southbound Northwest 27th Avenue will be intermittently closed for installation of temporary lightning from 11 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Saturday.

On 826, workers will close lanes during the week during the day and at night for toll express lane construction.

There will be a complete closure of all lanes on Northwest 34th Avenue between Northwest 14th Street and Northwest 11th Street for pile driving on Thursday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Another complete closure of lanes will take place on Northwest 45th Avenue between Northwest Ninth Street and Northwest 12th Drive for bridge demolition through Thursday from 9 p.m. to 5:30 a.m. each night and again from 11 p.m. Friday to 5 a.m. Saturday.

In Doral, meanwhile, westbound Northwest 25th Street will be closed from 826 to Northwest 79th Avenue through Friday from 10 p.m. to 6:30 a.m. each night.

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