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Florida State Road 932

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Subject: Florida State Road 933, Douglas Road (Miami), Florida State Road 915, Florida State Road 823, U.S. Route 441 in Florida
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Florida State Road 932

State Road 932 marker

State Road 932
Route information
Maintained by FDOT
Length: 9.700 mi[1] (15.611 km)
Major junctions
West end: US 27 in Hialeah Gardens
  SR 953 in Hialeah
East end: SR 915 in Miami Shores
Location
Counties: Miami-Dade
Highway system
SR 925 SR 933

A major east–west commercial artery in northern Miami-Dade County, State Road 932 (SR 932) is a 9.7-mile (15.6 km)-long four-lane highway connecting US 27 in Hialeah Gardens and SR 915 in Miami Shores, just south of the campus of Barry University. Locally, SR 932 is also known as North 103rd Street in greater Miami, and as 49th Street or Palm Springs Mile in Hialeah.

Contents

  • Route description 1
  • History 2
  • Major intersections 3
  • References 4

Route description

The western portion of SR 932 in Hialeah Gardens and Hialeah from US 27 to SR 823 is almost completely lined with commercial establishments (next to its interchange with the Palmetto Expressway (SR 826) is Westland Mall, one of the oldest enclosed shopping centers in Florida; across the street is Miami Dade College – Hialeah Campus). East of Red Road/SR 823 (West 4th Avenue in Hialeah), SR 932 is almost entirely lined with suburban developments, crossing the Miami Canal, passing by Medley, and ending at SR 915. Liberty City and Biscayne Park are within a quarter mile of the eastern terminus.[2]

History

Originally State Road 850, SR 932 received its current designation from the Florida Department of Transportation in 1983 as part of a statewide reassignment of state road numbers.

State Road 932’s connection with the Palmetto Expressway has similarly evolved from a little-used at-grade intersection in the early-1960s to a diamond interchange in the 1970s that was often overwhelmed in the 1990s and augmented by a flyover ramp in the 2000s. In contrast to the now-congested western end, the eastern end of SR 932 hasn’t seen significant change in traffic since the 1960s.

Major intersections

The entire route is in Miami-Dade County.

Location mi[1] km Destinations Notes
Hialeah Gardens 0.000 0.000 US 27 (Okeechobee Road / SR 25) Western terminus
Hialeah Gardens
Hialeah
1.15 1.85 SR 826 – Airport interchange
Hialeah 3.150 5.069 SR 823 (West 4th Avenue / Red Road)
4.647 7.479 SR 953 (East 8th Avenue / Le Jeune Road)
West Little River 6.159 9.912 SR 9 (Northwest 27th Avenue / Unity Boulevard) – MDC North Campus
Pinewood 8.199 13.195 US 441 (Northwest 7th Avenue / SR 7)
  8.29 13.34 I‑95 (SR 9A) – Fort Lauderdale, Downtown Miami, Miami International Airport Exit 8B on I-95
Miami Shores 9.700 15.611 SR 915 (Northeast 6th Avenue) Eastern teminus
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

References

  1. ^ a b FDOT straight line diagrams, accessed March 2014
  2. ^  
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