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Dribble Around CONCACAF Gold Cup Traffic with Florida 511

TALLAHASSEE —Tens of thousands of soccer enthusiasts will pack Raymond James Stadium for the 2017 Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF) Gold Cup doubleheader in Tampa on Wednesday, July 12. The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) encourages residents and visitors to use the Florida 511 Traveler Information System to find the best route to the stadium.

Panama plays Nicaragua at 6:30 p.m. and the United States takes on Martinique at 8:30 p.m.

Before leaving, soccer fans can check the statewide interactive road map on for real-time traffic information in English or Spanish. Users can access up-to-the-minute information about current driving conditions, including traffic speeds, incident alerts, road closures and more. Drivers also can view traffic cameras showing current driving conditions near Raymond James Stadium on I-295, I-4 and I-75.

Fans can register on the website or free mobile app for a My Florida 511 personalized services account to create a custom door-to-door route to Raymond James Stadium or other favorite destinations. Route-specific text and email alerts can include travel speeds, travel time estimates and traffic information.

Additional ways to receive information from Florida 511 include calling 511 toll-free from any phone in the state or following any of the statewide, regional or roadway-specific Twitter feeds feeds (#FL511), such as @FL511_TampaBay, @FL_511_I4 and @FL511_I75.

FDOT encourages all drivers to visit the Florida 511 website before leaving or have a passenger check the mobile app to avoid using a phone while driving. | @MyFDOT |

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