Ravenswood Road Bridge Replacement Project

The Florida Department of Transportation has awarded a $4,789,933.18 million contract to Morrison-Cobalt JV to replace the Ravenswood Road Bridge over the Dania Cut-off Canal. 
Construction began November 30, 2015 and is expected to be completed by Summer 2017. 

Project Improvements 

  • Install new drainage, water, and sewer lines 
  • Driveway reconstruction at SW 42nd Court 
  • Remove existing bridge and fender system 
  • Construct new bridge and fender system 
  • Reconstruct Ravenswood Road 
  • Dredge and armor the canal to ensure that the canal bottom maintains a navigable shape 
  • Construct sidewalk on west side of Ravenswood Road from SW 45th Street to SW 42nd Street 
  • Install a dedicated 5-foot bike lane in each direction of Ravenswood Road from SW 45th Street to SW 42nd Street 
  • Remove old asphalt and resurface Ravenswood Road at the intersections of SW 45th Street and SW 42nd Street 
  • Add signing and pavement markings 
Ravenswood Bridge Dania Cut Off Canal Impacts

Ravenswood Road Bridge Replacement Detour Map

Project Timeline *

This information is subject to change due to inclement weather or other unforeseen conditions.*

 Spring 2016 - Summer 2017

  • The bridge is closed continuously to vehicular and pedestrian traffic.
  • Motorists shall use the following detour: SW 42nd Street to SW 30th Avenue to Griffin Road.
  • Boaters can expect periodic, daily closures of the Dania Cut-Off Canal.

Summer 2017 - Fall 2017

  • During these phases, the bridge is expected to be open to vehicular traffic. However periodic single lane closures may occur within the work zone . Flag crews will direct motorists through the work zone.
  • Minimal canal impacts may be expected during this phase of construction.

Project Updates

If you would like to receive project updates, lane closure information, as well as a weekly traffic report distributed by FDOT, please email ddiaz@corradino.com the subject of “Ravenswood Road Bridge Replacement Project”.