Ravenswood Road Bridge Replacement Project

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Florida Department of TransportationThe 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


Traffic Impact

*this information is subject to change pending weather delays and other unforeseen conditions*

Beginning October 24th – Fender System Removal & Underwater Activities
* Short, intermittent canal closures between the hours of 8 a.m. and 6 p.m. Boaters can expect brief delays.
* These activities are expected to take approximately two and a half months.
Beginning October 28th - Installation of canal protection
* Boaters can expect canal closures of up to 2 hours.
* These activities are expected to take approximately three months.

Phases 2 & 3: Spring 2017-Summer 2017
During these phases, motorists may experience periodic single lane closures along Ravenswood Road from SW 45th Street to SW 42nd Street. Flag crews will direct motorists through the work zone.

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
cliening@corradino.com the subject of “Ravenswood Road Bridge Replacement Project”. 

For Additional Project Information Contact Casey Liening, Public Information Officer
Phone: (954) 940-7585 | Email: cliening@corradino.com