Dadeland North station

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Dadeland North
Metrorail metro station
Dadeland North.jpg
Location8300 South Dixie Highway
Miami, Florida
Coordinates25°41′30″N 80°18′18″W / 25.69167°N 80.30500°W / 25.69167; -80.30500Coordinates: 25°41′30″N 80°18′18″W / 25.69167°N 80.30500°W / 25.69167; -80.30500
Owned byMiami-Dade County
Line(s)
Platforms1 island platform
Tracks2
ConnectionsLocal Transit Metrobus: 87, 88, 104, 204, 272, 288, 500
Construction
ParkingGarage (1975 spaces)
Disabled accessYes
Other information
Station codeDLN
History
OpenedMay 20, 1984
Traffic
Passengers (2012)2 million[1]Increase 11%
Services
Preceding station Logo Miami-Dade County.svg Miami-Dade Transit Following station
Dadeland South
Terminus
Green Line South Miami
toward Palmetto
Orange Line South Miami
Downtown Express Brickell

Dadeland North station is a station on the Metrorail rapid transit system in the Dadeland area of Miami-Dade County, Florida. This station is located at the intersection of South Dixie Highway (US 1) and Southwest 83rd Street on the Snapper Creek, two blocks north of Kendall Drive and two blocks south from the US 1–Snapper Creek Expressway (SR 878) junction. It opened to service May 20, 1984.

It is located along the border of Kendall and Glenvar Heights, two census-designated places. The station is in both areas.[2][3][4]

Dadeland North serves the communities of Dadeland, Glenvar Heights, Kendall, and Pinecrest, as well as serving the Dadeland Station and Dadeland Mall shopping centers.

The Dadeland North station and MetroPath are built over Snapper Creek.

Station layout[edit]

P
Platform level
Southbound      Green Line,      Orange Line,      Downtown Express toward Dadeland South (Terminus)
Island platform, doors will open on the left
Northbound      Green Line toward Palmetto (South Miami)
     Orange Line toward Miami International Airport (South Miami)
     Downtown Express toward Government Center (Brickell)
G Street level Exit/entrance, buses, parking

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.miamidade.gov/transit/ridership-technical-reports.asp
  2. ^ "2010 CENSUS - CENSUS BLOCK MAP (INDEX): Kendall CDP, FL" (Archive). U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved on June 26, 2015. See detail in section 2 (Archive) - areas in pink are the Kendall CDP
  3. ^ "2010 CENSUS - CENSUS BLOCK MAP: Glenvar Heights CDP, FL" (Archive). U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved on January 3, 2015.
  4. ^ "Metrorail Stations." Miami-Dade County. Retrieved on January 3, 2015. "Dadeland North[...]Station Address: 8300 South Dixie Highway"

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