West Avenue Bridge

Phase: Construction

Project Limits

Dade Boulevard between the Venetian Causeway and Alton Road

West Avenue bridge over the Collins Canal

Pedestrian bridge at Lincoln Court over the Collins Canal

Scope of Work 
Vehicular bridge on West Avenue over the Collins Canal from 17 Street to 18 Street:

  • Constructing one southbound and one northbound travel lane
  • Constructing a dedicated southbound left turn lane
  • Constructing new sidewalk on both sides of the bridge
  • Installing new pavement markings
  • Installing handrails on barrier walls

A separate pedestrian bridge will be constructed at Lincoln Court over the Collins Canal.

Roadway improvements on Dade Boulevard between the Venetian Causeway and Alton Road include:

  • Elevating the roadway
  • Constructing new curb, gutter and sidewalks
  • Installing new signage and pavement markings
  • Installing new street lighting
  • Matching the new roadway elevation to existing driveways
  • Installing signalization at the following locations:
    o Purdy Avenue and Dade Boulevard
    o Bay Road and Dade Boulevard
    o West Avenue and Dade Boulevard

Project Timeline

Start Date: October 2016
Substantial Completion Date: Fall 2017

Project Team

This project is managed by the City’s Public Works Department.

City of Miami Beach Acting Engineer
Luis Soto, P.E.

Bergeron Land Development

Public Information – HML Public Outreach
Melissa J. Rodriguez
Phone: 305.570.8076
Email: melissa@hmlpublicoutreach.com