Broward Commuter Rail (BCR) South Project Development and Environment (PD&E) Study

Welcome

Welcome to the BCR South Public Information Meeting

In-Person (Only)

City of Hollywood City Hall
2600 Hollywood Boulevard, Hollywood, FL 33020
Monday, December 4, 2023 at 6:00 p.m.

Virtual (Only)

Register for the Virtual Public Information Meeting
Wednesday, December 6, 2023 at 6:00 p.m.

Digital Exhibits Directory

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Welcome

Welcome 689.12 KB 63 downloads

The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) and Broward County welcome you to the exhibit room for the Public Information meeting for the Broward Commuter Rail Project Development and Environment (PD&E) study. The exhibit room is intended to provide information on the Broward Commuter Rail study. During the Public Information meeting, the project team will be summarizing and explaining much of the information you will see in this exhibit room.

Title VI

Title VI 353.16 KB 29 downloads

Project Location Map

Project Location Map 695.05 KB 93 downloads

This exhibit depicts the project corridor and the three potential station locations. The Broward Commuter Rail (BCR) South project limits extend from Aventura in Miami-Dade County to South Fort Lauderdale in Broward County a distance of approximately 11.5 miles along the FEC Railroad with proposed stations located in the City of Hollywood, Fort. Lauderdale/Hollywood International Airport, and South Fort Lauderdale. BCR South will serve as a northern extension of Miami-Dade County’s Northeast Corridor (NEC) commuter rail project.

PD&E Study Process

PD&E Study Process 361.43 KB 41 downloads

This exhibit outlines the PD&E Study process and its components.

Purpose and Needs for the Project

Purpose and Needs for the Project 6.37 MB 35 downloads

The Broward Commuter Rail Study will address the critical issues of roadway congestion, livability, and connectivity.

Locally Preferred Alternative (LPA) for BCR South

Locally Preferred Alternative (LPA) for BCR South 654.88 KB 51 downloads

This exhibit describes the LPA for BCR South which includes the alignment, mode, technology, station locations, project length, and anticipated train service frequency.

Proposed Station Characteristics

Proposed Station Characteristics 1.80 MB 55 downloads

This exhibit describes the potential station features for commuter rail and how it differs from a Brightline Station.

Hollywood Station - Plan View & Typical

Hollywood Station - Plan View & Typical 32.04 MB 65 downloads

This exhibit shows an aerial of the Hollywood Station project area. Download the PDF to activate the zoom function.

Hollywood Station Rendering

Hollywood Station Rendering 1.51 MB 46 downloads

This is a street level rendering of the Hollywood Station looking northeast to give perspective to how the long linear station fits between N 21st Ave and Dixie Highway.

FLL Airport-Station - Plan View & Typical

FLL Airport-Station - Plan View & Typical 33.72 MB 52 downloads

This exhibit shows an aerial of the Fort Lauderdale - Hollywood International (FLL) Airport Station project area. Download the PDF to activate the zoom function.

FLL Airport-Station Close-Up Plan View & Typical

FLL Airport-Station Close-Up Plan View & Typical 14.67 MB 45 downloads

The airport is a major destination for the Broward Commuter Rail South customers and provides connections to the airport terminals.

FLL Airport-Station Rendering

FLL Airport-Station Rendering 1.47 MB 33 downloads

This is a street level rendering of the Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood International Airport Station, looking northeast.

South FTL Station - Plan View & Typical

South FTL Station - Plan View & Typical 17.58 MB 46 downloads

The South Fort Lauderdale Station is the northern terminus for the Broward Commuter Rail South customers and is directly west of the Broward Health Medical Center.

South FTL Station Impacts

South FTL Station Impacts 724.72 KB 36 downloads

This map and table show the breakdown of the private property right of way required for each of the Parking Alternatives. The number of potential impacts and the acreage needed are also shown.

South FTL Station Rendering

South FTL Station Rendering 1.21 MB 44 downloads

This is a street level rendering of the South Fort Lauderdale Station looking northeast.

South FTL Station Rendering-Street Level

South FTL Station Rendering-Street Level 4.24 MB 35 downloads

This is a street level view rendering of the South Fort Lauderdale Station looking northeast towards the station.

Ridership

Ridership 561.32 KB 27 downloads

This exhibit describes how the ridership projections are being developed.

Synchro Analysis - Hallandale Beach Blvd

Synchro Analysis - Hallandale Beach Blvd 5.58 MB 24 downloads

This exhibit describes the preliminary results of the Synchro traffic analysis.

Microsimulation Analysis - Hallandale Beach Blvd

Microsimulation Analysis - Hallandale Beach Blvd 907.14 KB 22 downloads

This exhibit describes the preliminary results of the microsimulation traffic analysis.

Synchro Analysis - Hollywood Blvd

Synchro Analysis - Hollywood Blvd 5.68 MB 23 downloads

This exhibit describes the preliminary results of the Synchro traffic analysis.

Microsimulation Analysis - Hollywood Blvd

Microsimulation Analysis - Hollywood Blvd 932.71 KB 19 downloads

This exhibit describes the preliminary results of the microsimulation traffic analysis.

Synchro Analysis - Griffin Rd

Synchro Analysis - Griffin Rd 8.06 MB 14 downloads

This exhibit describes the preliminary results of the Synchro traffic analysis.

Microsimulation Analysis - Griffin Rd

Microsimulation Analysis - Griffin Rd 909.43 KB 13 downloads

This exhibit describes the preliminary results of the microsimulation traffic analysis.

Hialeah Yard

Hialeah Yard 4.71 MB 20 downloads

This exhibit describes the proposed location for the vehicle and maintenance facility.

PD&E Milestone Schedule

PD&E Milestone Schedule 504.94 KB 46 downloads

This exhibit outlines the milestone schedule for this study.

Safety Moment

Safety Moment 894.53 KB 22 downloads

Operation STRIDE is the FDOT railroad safety campaign.  Statewide Traffic and Railroad Initiative using Dynamic Envelopes, was established by FDOT in December 2019 and includes engineering countermeasures, education, and enforcement efforts to provide a comprehensive strategy to prevent fatalities.

So please be alert, be prepared, and be ready to stop near railroad tracks.