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Henry E. Kinney Tunnel Improvements and Pedestrian Plaza Project

Financial Number: 439714-1-52-01 & 439714-1-52-02

Project Length: 3.14 miles

Project Limits: SR 5/ US-1 from SR 862/I-595 to north of SR 842/Broward Boulevard

Start Date: September 7, 2021

Completion Date: Late 2023

Contractor: Lead Engineering Contractors

Estimated Construction Cost: $28.4 million

Scope of Work:
Project improvements include rehabilitating the structural, mechanical, electrical, architectural, and life safety components of the Henry E. Kinney Tunnel; milling and resurfacing SR 5/ US-1 from Rio Vista Boulevard to south of the Tunnel; installing Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) along SR 5/ US-1; extending the tunnel top to accommodate a pedestrian plaza which will include new fountains, seating facilities, re-designed brick pavers, artificial turf and landscape installation, and reconstructing the intersection of Las Olas Boulevard at SE 6th Avenue.

PDF IconSe 6th Avenue At N. Rio Vista Blvd. Will Be Closed Daily, Beginning Jan. 31

PDF IconN Rio Vista Bouelvard Loop Will Be Closed, Beginning Tuesday, Jan. 18

PDF Icon439714-1-52-01 Project Flyer Henry E. Kinney Tunnel Improvements and Pedestrian Plaza Project

PDF IconSE 6th Avenue At Las Olas Blvd. & SE 2nd St. Will Be Closed Until March 28

 

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