Temporary Intersection Closure on S. Howard Avenue began March 08, 2017 for Stormwater Improvement

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(This is a revision to the Traffic Advisory sent out on March 6, 2017)

A portion of Howard Avenue between Morrison Avenue to Bayshore Boulevard closed on Wednesday, March 8, 2017, as part of a five (5) Phase Capital Improvement Project.  The intersection of Howard Avenue and Marjory Avenue will close daily from 9 am to 4 pm, as part of the Phase 1 construction work.   It is anticipated that the intersection of Howard Avenue and Marjory Avenue will reopen to traffic by 4 pm, on Friday, March 10, 2017, weather permitting.

The Stormwater Improvement construction work will encompass complete intersection closures and certain lane closures, which will be completed in five (5) phases over two (2) months, to allow local access.

Phase 1 Howard Avenue & Marjory Avenue Intersection Closure

Phase 2 Howard Avenue (Watrous Avenue to Marjory Avenue) Southbound Lane Closure 

Phase 3 Watrous Avenue, west of Howard Avenue Road Closure

Phase 4 Howard Avenue (Marjory Avenue to Watrous Avenue) Northbound Lane Closure

Phase 5 Howard Avenue (Watrous Avenue to Marjory Avenue) Alternating Lane Closures


The Stormwater Improvement project is scheduled to be completed by mid-April 2017.

The City of Tampa recommends that motorists use alternate routes to avoid traffic congestion.

Detour Map

For additional information, please contact:

Don Cermeno, Construction Engineer
City of Tampa Contract Administration / Construction Management
(813) 635-3400;