BRADENTON, Fla. — Moody’s ­Investors Service late Monday downgraded the Florida Department of ­Transportation’s turnpike revenue bond rating to Aa3 from Aa2, citing rapid declines in traffic and revenue along the 460 miles of established toll roads operated by the Turnpike Enterprise system.

The action affects approximately $2.5 billion of outstanding debt, but Moody’s said the outlook is stable at the new rating level.

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