July 2012 – FDOT agrees to some safety improvements for Brickell Ave.

Florida Transportation Secretary Prasad visited with elected officials and BHA representatives in June 2012 to discuss Brickell Avenue safety. FDOT agreed to some measures advocated by BHA that have long been key items on BHA’s Legislative Agenda. The most important concession from FDOT is that the dangerous flashing beacon at the 1800 block in front of the new 1814 Brickell Park is to be changed to a pedestrian-activated red light. Full PDF of letter.