Florida’s Turnpike Extension Widening

North of Eureka Drive to South of Killian Parkway

Project Details

Florida’s Turnpike Extension (SR 821) will be widened to 8 and 12 lanes. Sound barrier walls will be built along qualifying residential areas along both sides of the Turnpike. The interchange at Florida’s Turnpike Extension and the Don Shula Expressway (SR 874) will be realigned. Work also includes asphalt milling and resurfacing, bridge widening, landscaping, drainage, lighting, signage and traffic signal improvements on local roads.

It is estimated the project will cost $145.3 million and construction is expected to be completed spring / summer 2020.

For more details on this project click on the Project Fact Sheet below.

Project Resources


For additional project information, contact Yasir Mercado, Community Outreach Specialist by calling 305-964-4861, or via e-mail at: Yasir.Mercado@dot.state.fl.us.