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Miami-Dade announces weekend bridge closure for movie production


Miami, Florida – The Department of Transportation and Public Works (DTPW) in Miami-Dade County has announced an important notice for residents and commuters. The SW 2nd Avenue Bridge, a crucial link between downtown Miami and the Brickell area, will be temporarily closed to vehicular traffic due to a movie production.

Scheduled Closure Details

The bridge closure is set for the upcoming weekend, specifically on Saturday, March 2, and Sunday, March 3, 2024. The affected segment will be between 3rd and 8th Streets, with the closure lasting from 7 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. on both days.

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To accommodate marine traffic, the bridge will open at scheduled times throughout the day at 9 a.m., 11 a.m., 1 p.m., 3 p.m., and 5 p.m. Additionally, provisions have been made for the bridge to open on demand for tugs and tows. Public vessels of the United States and vessels in distress will be given priority and allowed to pass at any time, ensuring minimal disruption to marine navigation.

Motorists are advised to plan their travel accordingly and seek alternate routes during the closure period. DTPW has also ensured that all necessary detours will be clearly posted to facilitate ease of movement around the affected area.

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For those seeking real-time updates and transit alerts, the public is encouraged to sign up at miamidade.gov/alerts. DTPW is also active on social media platforms such as Facebook, X (formerly known as Twitter), and Instagram, providing another avenue for obtaining the latest information. Additionally, joining Mobility 305’s monthly newsletter offers an excellent opportunity to stay informed about news, special events, perks, and much more related to transportation and public works in Miami-Dade County.

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