Attention Drivers: Hallandale Beach Boulevard To Close For a Week

November 25, 2021

The South Florida Railroad Traffic Authority (SFRTA) will close Hallandale Beach Boulevard at the railway crossing just west of I-95 beginning at 9:00 a.m. on Wednesday, December 1st through Wednesday, December 8th at 6:00 p.m. If necessary to complete the scheduled work, this closure will extend to 6:00 p.m. on Thursday, December 9th.

The closure is part of the SFRTA Railway Grade Crossing Rehabilitation Project and will allow for crews to safely perform necessary repairs to the railway, including repairing rails and replacing the crossing surface.

Traffic detours will be in place directing motorist to the following:
Hallandale Beach Blvd Eastbound: Traffic that wants to head eastbound on Hallandale Beach Blvd (SR858), will be directed as follows:

• Traffic on Hallandale Beach Blvd eastbound will be directed to turn left (North) at USR7/US441
• At Pembroke Rd, traffic will be directed to turn right (East) to I-95
• At I-95, traffic will be directed to turn right (South)
• On I-95, traffic will be directed to exit right to Hallandale Beach Blvd (Exit 18)

Hallandale Beach Blvd Westbound: Traffic that wants to head westbound on Hallandale Beach Blvd (SR858), will be directed as follows:

• Traffic on Hallandale Bch Blvd westbound will be directed to turn right (North) at I-95 to Pembroke Rd Exit
• On I-95, traffic will be directed to exit right to Pembroke Rd (Exit 19)
• At Pembroke Rd, traffic will be directed to turn left (West) to USR7/US441
• At USR7/US441, traffic will be directed to turn left (South) to Hallandale Beach Blvd

I-95 Southbound: Traffic on I95 Southbound that wants to head westbound on Hallandale Beach Blvd (SR858), will be directed as follows:

• Traffic on Southbound I95 will be directed to exit at Pembroke Rd (Exit 19)
• At Pembroke Rd, traffic will be directed to turn right (West) to USR7/US441 At SR7/US441, traffic will be directed to turn left (South) to Hallandale Beach Blvd

I-95 Northbound: Traffic on I95 Northbound that wants to head westbound on Hallandale Beach Blvd (SR858), will be directed as follows:

• Traffic on Northbound I95 will be directed to exit at Pembroke Rd (Exit 19)
• At Pembroke Rd, traffic will be directed to turn left (West) to USR7/US441
• At SR7/US441, traffic will be directed to turn left (South) to Hallandale Beach Blvd

Motorists are advised to avoid the area and seek an alternative route to avoid anticipated traffic delays.

Hollywood Traffic Alerts
S. 20th Avenue & Alleyway Closure - From November 15th through December 3rd, S. 20th Avenue between Harrison Street and the Boulevard will be closed from 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. One lane will be open to vehicular traffic from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 a.m. It is anticipated, after December 3rd, one lane will then remain open. Sidewalks will remain open during the construction period. This closure will allow for the installation of permeable concrete in the alleyway that runs parallel between Harrison Street and the Boulevard. The alleyway will be closed to the east and west of 20th Avenue for the duration of the construction project, which is expected to last for approximately 3 months.

Southwest Broward Mobility Improvements Project - One lane in each direction of N 56th Avenue from Pembroke Road to Douglas Street will be closed 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday, for sidewalk construction, swale improvements, and asphalt placement. Detours might be implemented through adjacent roads if necessary, to improve safety. Flaggers will be present and detour signs will be in place to direct motorists around the work zone. Additionally, pedestrian signal improvements will take place at the intersections of S 56th Avenue/N 56th Avenue with Pembroke Road, Washington Street, Hollywood Boulevard, Johnson Street, Taft Street, Sheridan Street, and Stirling Road from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. Workers will be present and lane closures will be placed in the vicinity to direct motorists around the work zone. Work is underway through spring 2023.