FDOT - D6 HROD / Metric Engineering Partnership Oversaw the duration of the Project. SR 997 was delivered successfully. Started in 2016, this two-year long project was desperately needed in this area of South Florida. Looking back at years prior, the Krome Avenue conditions were treacherous. There minimal to no lighting throughout the majority of the avenue. The road was a one-lane, two-directional path that claimed the lives of many people. Due to the heavy traffic that was often seen in rush hour, this project could not have had a better reason to begin.