Intersection of 17th Avenue and 20th Street Closed for Water Main Repair

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The intersection of East 17th Avenue and North 20th Street is completely closed while Tampa Water Department crews work to repair a broken water main. All westbound traffic on 17th Avenue is being detoured north at 22nd Street to 21st Avenue, west on 21st Avenue to 14th Street/Avenida Republica de Cuba, and south on 14th Street to Columbus Drive. Marked local detours are in place for all through traffic approaching this intersection from 20th Street.

Repairs and restoration of the road surface are expected to be completed by 3:30 p.m. on Thursday, August 9, depending on weather conditions. Barricades and signs are 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.