Lane Closures on East Columbus Drive Between North Central Avenue and North Jefferson Street

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Beginning at 4 p.m. this afternoon, Tuesday, April 30, both eastbound and westbound lanes on East Columbus Drive will be closed between North Central Avenue and North Jefferson Street while the Tampa Water Department makes repairs to the water distribution system. Barricades and signs will be located in the area to assist with rerouting and traffic flow.  Please consider alternate routes and use caution when driving in the area. Modifications may be necessary during the course of the work.


The repair work is expected to be completed by 11 p.m. today, April 30. Roadway restoration with a return to normal traffic patterns is expected by 5 p.m. tomorrow, May 1. Restoration schedules are contingent upon weather conditions. The staff and crews of the Tampa Water Department appreciate everyone's patience during this time.


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For additional information, contact:

Elias Franco, Water Distribution & Consumer Services Manager

Office: (813) 274-8335

Cell: (813) 352-3607

Fax: (813) 274-7435