Tolls that were suspended ahead of Dorian to be reinstated

Posted at 12:51 PM, Sep 02, 2019
and last updated 2019-09-04 17:02:01-04


Effective at 12:01 a.m. on Thursday, tolls on the following will be reinstated:

-Homestead Extension of Florida's Turnpike (SR 821)
-I-95 Express Lanes
-I-595 Express Lanes
-I-75 Express Lanes
-Alligator Alley

Effective at 12:0 1 a.m. Friday, toll collection will resume at the following places:
-The Turnpike Mainline (SR 91)
-Beachline Expressway (SR 528)
-Sawgrass Expressway (SR 869)
-SR 417
-SR 429

ORIGINAL STORY | Tolls are suspended on highways across Florida in anticipation of Hurricane Dorian.

Governor Ron DeSantis announced the suspensions during a press conference on Dorian preparations.

HURRICANE CENTER | ABC Action News Hurricane Center

Tolls have been suspended on these highways:

  • Alligator Alley
    • The Turnpike Mainline (SR 91), including the Homestead Extension (SR 821)
    • Sawgrass Expressway (SR 869)
    • Beachline Expressway (SR 528)
    • First Coast Expressway (SR 23)
    • SR 417
    • SR 429
    • I-95 Express Lanes
    • I-595 Express Lanes
    • I-75 Express Lanes
    • I-295 Express Lanes

In addition to the roads above, the Central Florida Expressway Authority has suspended tolls on the following:

  • SR 408
  • SR 414
  • SR 451
  • SR 453
  • SR 538
  • SR 551

Service plazas along Florida’s Turnpike mainline will be open for travelers; however, the plazas do not serve as hurricane shelters. As the storm approaches, restaurants and fuel stations will be closed and Turnpike personnel evacuated.