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Posted on: September 26, 2019

SW 174 St & 87 Ave Intersection Gets 4-Way Stop Sign

Palmetto Bay Entrance Seal

Join us tonight, Thursday, September 26th, at Village Hall at 6 p.m. We'd like to hear from you.

After much discussion with Miami-Dade County, county officials authorized Palmetto Bay to install 4-way stop signs at the intersection of SW 174th Street and 87th Avenue. The approval came late last night and our team was out there this morning installing...

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Traffic & Transit News
Posted on: September 16, 2019

174th Street Tree Removal

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Street has now reopened to traffic following work on 9/16/2019. Additional closure set for September 25th.

Crews working to remove Australian Pine trees on 174th Street have finished initial work on 9/16/2019 and streets have reopened.  E. Rodriguez landscaping will return to 174th St. on Wednesday, September 25, 2019  to remove the remainder...

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Traffic & Transit News
Posted on: September 10, 2019

Freebee Analytics

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The numbers are in; the "green" on-demand free ride service is a hit in Palmetto Bay

he numbers are in; the "green" on-demand free ride service is a hit in Palmetto Bay.

Read the press release here:  

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Traffic & Transit News
Posted on: July 26, 2019

Construction Begins on SW 161 St & 162 St

Miami-Dade County Installing New Pipes

Beginning Friday, 8/26: The Miami-Dade County Water and Sewer Department is starting construction to install new pipes at SW 161 ST & SW 162 ST BET SW 80 AVE & SW 78 AVE. This door hanger was delivered to all affected residents; any quest...
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Traffic & Transit News
Posted on: July 12, 2019

Turnpike Entrance Has New Configuration

SW 117th Ave/SW 152nd Ramp Affected

From the Florida Department of Transportation: As part of the widening project on Florida’s Turnpike between Eureka Drive and Killian Parkway, the northbound Florida’s Turnpike entrance ramp from SW 117th Avenue/SW 152nd Street will open in a new configur...
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Traffic & Transit News
Posted on: July 3, 2019

Franjo Road Update

Phase II Construction Now Underway

Phase 2 of the Franjo Rd. reconstruction project is underway as of  July 10th, 2019.  It includes the closure of Franjo Rd. from SW 180th St to US 1 for a period of 100 days or until October 16, 2019

Unlike phase 1 - NO BUSINESSE...

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Traffic & Transit News
Posted on: December 4, 2018

IBUS Park & Ride App

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Download our free app for Android and IPhone to see schedules and real-time shuttle tracking.

Download our free app for Android and IPhone to see schedules and real-time shuttle tracking. Simply enter "Palmetto Bay IBUS" in your app store. Like the shuttle itself, this app is free!

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Posted on: June 18, 2019

Florida Automated Vehicles Program

The FDOT is developing pilot projects they want you to learn about

Did you know? The Florida Department of Transportation has an online home for the Florida Automated Vehicles (FAV) program. The FAV initiative is helping to educate the public by engaging stakeholders, developing research and pilot projects, and creating ...
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Traffic & Transit News
Posted on: June 11, 2019

IBus Metrorail Shuttle One-Year Anniversary

Thank you for helping to make this traffic-reducing option a success

Hard to believe, but already a year has passed since launching our successful IBus Shuttle program.  Each day, two shuttles traverse from Holy Rosary St. Richard's Catholic Church to the Metrorail Dadeland South Station, offering riders a conveni...
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Traffic & Transit News
Posted on: August 27, 2018

Report Traffic Concerns Online

Speeders, stop sign runners in your Palmetto Bay neighborhood?

Speeders, stop sign runners in your Palmetto Bay neighborhood?   Now you can let police know by filling out an online report that's quick and simple. You tell us what's going on and where, and we'll look into it.  Thank you! 

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Posted on: June 18, 2019

Miami-Dade TPO Update

See the latest newsletter with MDX and turnpike planning

The Miami-Dade County Transportation Planning Organization has issued updates and long-term planning on MDX and expressway projects in their recent newsletter; details here.
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Traffic & Transit News
Posted on: April 4, 2019

About Roundabouts!

When using a traffic circle or roundabout, always yield to traffic inside the circle

TO AVOID ACCIDENTS: When using a traffic circle or roundabout, always yield to traffic inside the circle and use caution. Be especially careful of pedestrians and bicyclists.  

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Traffic & Transit News
Posted on: January 28, 2019

Palmetto Bay Nominated for "Safe Streets Award"

Your Village has been nominated for this honor by the Safe Streets Summit,

Your Village has been nominated for this honor by the Safe Streets Summit, a collaborative effort between the Miami-Dade Transportation Planning Organization, the Broward Metropolitan Planning Organization as well as the Palm Beach Transportation Planning...

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Traffic & Transit News
Posted on: January 30, 2019

Franjo Road Improvements Presentation

At Monday night's Special Council Meeting there was a presentation on roadway and complete infrastructure improvements by Sacyr.

Click here for Sacyr's presentation on roadway and complete infrastructure improvements at Monday night's Special Council Meeting.

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Traffic & Transit News
Posted on: April 3, 2019

TRAFFIC UPDATE: County Project

A sewer line installation project began today from 174th Street East of US1 to the lift station on 95th Avenue.

TRAFFIC UPDATE: A sewer line installation project began today from 174th Street East of US1 to the lift station on 95th Avenue. The project is estimated to run from 3 -4 weeks. Please pardon the inconvenience.

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Traffic & Transit News
Posted on: February 12, 2019

Franjo Road Closure Begins Wednesday, February 13th

In an ongoing construction project

In an ongoing construction project, Franjo Road will be closed between SW 184TH Street and SW 180TH Street beginning February 13, 2019.

Here are some Q&A's about the closure and detour:

Will both lanes be closed at all times?RESPONSE: Yes, both lanes wi...

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Traffic & Transit News
Posted on: January 30, 2019

Upcoming Franjo Road Detour:

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In an ongoing redevelopment project,

In an ongoing redevelopment project, Franjo Road will be closed from SW 184 St to SW 180 St (local traffic only) beginning February 5th. Detour route through SW 180th St - 94th Ave - SW 184th St.  See notice.

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Traffic & Transit News
Posted on: January 9, 2019

Traffic Calming Town Hall Meeting Presentation

If you weren't able to attend Monday night's Traffic Calming Town Hall Meeting, here's the presentation.

If you weren't able to attend Monday night's Traffic Calming Town Hall Meeting 

Click here to view the presentation by Marlin Engineering. 

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Traffic & Transit News
Posted on: October 24, 2018

Traffic Circle Rules: A Video

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Traffic Circles are designed to keep traffic flowing and reduce accidents.  Here's a quick, instructional video on how they work.

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Posted on: October 22, 2018

Traffic at 174th St. & 87th Ave Addressed

The Village of Palmetto Bay has contacted Miami Dade County to seek traffic calming at the intersection of 174th Street and 87th Avenue.  As documented by the memo sent by Palmetto Bay Public Services Director Dio Torres to Miami Dade County,  it is extre...

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Traffic & Transit News
Posted on: February 6, 2017

SMART Plan Update

Following a meeting with the Miami-Dade County Department of Transportation and Public Works on January 27, recent updates were made to the Strategic Miami Area Rapid Transit "SMART" Plan. Click here to view the updated plan an...

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