Additional News Releases

News Releases

Tackle Gators vs. Bulldogs Traffic with Florida 511

The Florida Department of Transportation’s (FDOT) 511 Traveler Information System is a tailgating necessity as the Florida Gators take on the Georgia Bulldogs on Oct. 29 at 3:30 p.m. at […]

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Use Florida 511 to Navigate Magic vs. Heat Game Traffic

The Florida Department of Transportation’s new 511 Traveler Information System is the best defense against NBA Opening Day traffic when thousands of basketball fans travel to watch the Miami Heat […]

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Florida 511 Features and Safety Tips

Florida 511 Features Mobile app features turn-by-turn directions with real time traffic updates, alternate routes and improved travel times on roadways. “My Cameras” feature on allows users to create […]

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Severe Weather Safety Tips

Safety Tips • Drive slowly and turn on your lights in low visibility conditions including rain (do not use your hazards). • Do not drive through flooded areas – the […]

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Handle Traffic Like a Pro This Football Season with Florida 511

Safety isn’t just a position on the football field, it’s the most important thing on the road, too. That’s why the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) is encouraging Florida residents […]

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Check Florida 511 For Emergency Travel Info During Hurricane Season

In addition to extra batteries and non-perishable food, Floridians are encouraged to add Florida’s 511 Traveler Information System to their hurricane preparedness kit. The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) reminds […]

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Additional Fact Sheets and Information

Facts Sheets / Additional Information

511 Fact Sheet

The 511 system covers all of Florida’s interstates and toll roads, and other major metropolitan roadways. Florida’s statewide 511 phone system has received more than 12.7 million calls since launching […]

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