Lane Closure of Southbound Memorial Highway near Hillsborough Avenue

The outside southbound lane of Memorial Highway is closed just south of the intersection with Hillsborough Avenue to allow City of Tampa Water Department crews to repair a broken water main. Southbound traffic approaching this section of Memorial Highway will be merged into the inside lane.

Repairs are expected to be completed later this evening. Restoration of the road surface is expected to be completed by 7 a.m. tomorrow, 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.

Tampa Water Department serves a 211-square mile area with a service population of approximately 560,000 people. The Tampa Water Department’s mission is to provide superior drinking water and reclaimed water services to its customers.

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