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New Ramps Opening to SW 8th Street from Palmetto, Dolphin Expressways This Weekend

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    New Ramps Opening to SW 8th Street

    New exit ramps rto SW 8th Street from the Palmetto Expressway and Dolphin Expressway are opening. (Published Thursday, Aug. 4, 2016)

    This Saturday, drivers traveling southbound on the Palmetto Expressway and both directions of the Dolphin Expressway will get a chance to take new exit ramps onto Southwest 8th Street. The exit will be combined with the one for Flagler Street currently in operation.

    Until then, though, drivers will have to deal with closures along both roads for the next two nights that will have a drastic effect on how they travel. It will also have an effect on drivers who try to get on State Road 826 and 836 from both Flagler and NW 25th Street.

    Here’s a list of the closures and detours that will take place for the next two nights:

    All southbound travel lanes will be closed at NW 25th Street on Wednesday, August 3 through Friday, August 5 between the hours of 10 p.m. and 5 a.m.

    Southbound drivers on SR 826 can:

    • Exit at NW 25th Street, west to NW 87th Avenue, go south on NW 87th Avenue

    • Turn east on SW 8th Street to access the southbound SR 826 ramp

    Southbound drivers on SR 826 going to eastbound SR 836 can:

    • Exit at NW 25th Street, east to Milam Dairy Road/NW 72th Avenue

    • South on Milam Dairy Road/NW 72th Avenue to access the eastbound SR 836 ramp

    Southbound drivers on SR 826 going to westbound SR 836 can:

    • Exit at NW 25th Street, west to NW 87th Avenue, go south on NW 87th Avenue

    • Enter the westbound SR 836 ramp at NW 12th Street

    The NW 25th Street ramp to southbound SR 826 will be closed on Wednesday, August 3 through Friday, August 5 between the hours of 10 p.m. and 5 a.m.

    Eastbound drivers on NW 25th Street going south on SR 826

    • Continue east on NW 25th Street, south on Milam Dairy Road/NW 72nd Avenue

    • Turn right on Tamiami Canal Road to SW 8th Street

    • West on SW 8th Street to access the SR 826 ramp

    Westbound drivers on NW 25th Street going south on SR 826

    • Continue west on NW 25th Street to NW 87th Avenue, go south on NW 87th Avenue, turn east on SW 8 Street to access the southbound SR 826 ramp.

    The eastbound SR 836 exit ramp to NW 72nd Avenue/Milam Dairy Road/West Flagler Street will be Thursday, August 4 between the hours of 10 p.m. and 5 a.m.

    Eastbound SR 836 drivers exiting at NW 72nd Avenue/Milam Dairy Road can:

    • Continue east on SR 836, exit at NW 57th Avenue, south on NW 57th Avenue

    • West on NW 7th Street to connect with Milam Dairy Road/NW 72nd Avenue

    Eastbound SR 836 drivers exiting at West Flagler Street can:

    • Continue east on SR 836, exit at NW 57th Avenue,

    • South on NW 57th Avenue to connect with West Flagler Street

    The westbound SR 836 flyover bridge to southbound SR 826 will be closed Friday, August 5 between the hours of 10 p.m. and 5 a.m. Drivers can:

    • Go north on SR 826, exit at NW 25th Street, turn east to Milam Dairy Road/NW 72nd Avenue

    • Turn right on Tamiami Canal Road to SW 8th Street

    • West on SW 8th Street to access the SR 826 ramp

    The eastbound SR 836 exit ramps that connects drivers to northbound and southbound SR 826 will be closed Friday, August 5 between the hours of 10 p.m. and 5 a.m.

    Eastbound drivers on SR 836 going to northbound SR 826 can:

    • Exit at the Milam Diary Road/NW 72nd Avenue, turn north on Milam Dairy Road

    • Access the northbound SR 826 ramp at NW 11th Street

    Eastbound drivers on SR 836 going to southbound SR 826 can:

    • Exit at the Milam Diary Road/NW 72nd Avenue, turn south on Milam Dairy Road

    • Turn right on Tamiami Canal Road to SW 8th Street

    • West on SW 8th Street to access the SR 826 ramp

    The West Flagler Street ramp to southbound SR 826 will be closed on Friday, August 5 between the hours of 10 p.m. and 5 a.m.

    Westbound drivers on West Flagler Street going to southbound SR 826 can:

    • West to NW 87th Avenue, south to SW 8th Street, east to SR 826

    Eastbound drivers on West Flagler Street going to southbound SR 826 can:

    • Continue east on West Flagler Street, south on NW 72nd Avenue

    • Turn right on Tamiami Canal Road to SW 8th Street

    • West on SW 8th Street, access the southbound SR 826 ramp