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southport extension phase IX-b

Construction of a new container yard on the southern 18 acres of undeveloped land west of McIntosh Road is necessitated by the relocation of the Port’s existing tenants due to the construction of the Southport Turning Notch Extension. The second phase of the project will develop the soon-to-be-relocated Foreign-Trade Zone site into a new container yard facility.

Schedule Start Date End Date
  Design   August 2014   October 2016 (Completed)
  Construction   January 2017   June 2018 (completed)

Current Status: Award of the construction contract by the Broward County Commission occurred on August 16, 2016; construction began January 2017 and is now completed.

Aerial image looking south on the new Phase 9 B construction project, which is a new container yard.


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