Florida’s Turnpike Extension Widening

North of Sunset Drive to South of Bird Road

Project Details

Florida’s Turnpike Extension (SR 821) will be widened from six to 10 lanes from north of Sunset Drive/SW 72 Street to north of Bird Road/SW 40 Street. Sound barrier walls will be built along residential areas on the west side of the Turnpike from north of Sunset Drive to south of Miller Road and along Kendall Regional Medical Center.

It is estimated the project will cost $56.1 million and construction is expected to be completed 2021.

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

Project Resources

Project Fact Sheet

Project Corridor Aerial View

Noise Analysis Sound Barrier Wall Locations, Sunset Drive to Bird Road


Yasir Mercado

Community Outreach Specialist