07/09/2013 08:26 am ET Updated Sep 08, 2013

South Beach's Alton Road Flyover Will Close For 30 Days, Starting Sunday


The flyover from the MacArthur Causeway that dumps thousands of vehicles onto Alton Road in South Beach will be closed starting Sunday — much to the surprise of upset residents and city commissioners.

The closure is projected to last for 30 days, until mid-August. If the project runs behind schedule, the contractor would be charged $5,000 a day for up to five days.

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