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Weekend Full Closure of Northbound
Florida’s Turnpike Exit Ramp to NW 12 Street

NW 12 Street Exit Ramp Opens in New Location

Weekend Full Closure
Florida’s Turnpike Enterprise (FTE) has scheduled a weekend full closure of the northbound Florida’s Turnpike/State Road (SR) 821 exit ramp to NW 12 Street (Exit 27) to allow crews to complete ramp construction activities.

To complete this work, traffic will be detoured during the following dates and times:
Northbound Florida’s Turnpike/SR 821 exit ramp to NW 12 Street (Exit 27) Continuous full ramp closure, 11 p.m. Friday, April 30, to 5 a.m. Monday, May 3.

Detour information:

  • Northbound Florida’s Turnpike/SR 821 traffic wishing to access NW 12 Street (Exit 27) will be directed to exit at eastbound Dolphin Expressway/SR 836/Miami Int’l Airport (Exit 26), travel east on Dolphin Expressway to exit at NW 107 Avenue/SR 985 and travel north on NW 107 Avenue to access NW 12 Street. (Detour map below.)

NW 12 Street Exit Ramp Opens in New Location

  • Starting Monday, May 3, drivers heading north on Florida’s Turnpike will take a new exit for NW 12 Street.
  • The new northbound exit is 500 feet before the old exit, as shown in the aerial graphic below. Message boards have been installed along this area to reflect the new ramp location. Motorists are encouraged to use caution and follow the posted signage.

Please note that this schedule may change due to inclement weather or unforeseen conditions.

Detour Map

New Traffic Pattern Alert

The Diverging Diamond Interchange will open

Monday, August 13th

Drivers will cross over to the LEFT or opposite side of the road under SR 836 at NW 27th Avenue.

Keys to Driving the DDI

  • Follow all traffic signals and pavement markings
  • For SR 836 on-ramps stay ine the far-left lane
  • Don not stop in the intersection

The Diverging Diamond Interchange