Overtown’s Block 45 Tower Approved By FAA To Rise 386 Feet, Construction To Begin Soon

Block 45 has been approved by the Federal Aviation Administration.

The agency granted approval for the tower to be built at a permanent height of 386 feet above ground, or 395 feet above sea level.

According to the application, construction will begin in March 2020 (later this month).

A 450-foot construction crane has also been approved for the site.

Block 45 will be a 36-story tower with 616 apartments and 24,981 square feet of retail. There will also be an 8-story garage with 637 parking spaces.

Across the street is 3 MiamiCentral, which will include a Publix Supermarket.

Also across the street is the Block 55 site, which will have a Target, Aldi, and hundreds of apartments.

Bermello Ajamil is the architect for Block 45.