East Sligh Avenue to Close Between 17th and 18th Streets

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Sligh Ave. will be closed between 17th and 18th streets starting at 8 a.m. on Wednesday, April 18, while Tampa Water Department crews repair a water main. Westbound traffic will detour north on 18th St., west on Norfolk St., south on 17th St. then back to westbound Sligh Ave. Eastbound traffic will detour south on 17th St., east on Hillside Dr., north on 18th St. then back to eastbound Sligh Ave.

Repairs are expected to be completed by 3:30 p.m. Wednesday and restoration is expected to be completed by 3:30 p.m. Friday, April 20, depending on weather conditions. Barricades and signs will be located in the area to assist with traffic flow. Drivers should seek alternate routes during this period. Please use caution when traveling in the area.

The staff and crews of the Tampa Water Department appreciate everyone’s patience during this time.