New Ramp Open Between Interstate 595 and Florida's Turnpike

The new ramp opened early Friday

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    Dept. of Transportation
    Aerial footage of ramp.

    On Friday morning at 5 a.m. a new ramp opened between Interstate 595 and Florida's Turnpike.

    The new ramp is part of an effort to stop the weaving movements at the turnpike interchange.

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    Soon, another lane will be open on the ramp to allow drivers to exit directly from I-595 to Griffin Road.

    And the relocation of the ramp will allow crews to construct a  new bridge at the interchange, officials said.

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    The old ramp was closed at 10 p.m. Thrusday night

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