Temporary Lane Closure of Channelside Drive, S Jefferson Street, E Brorein Street and S Nebraska Avenue to begin Tuesday, February 19, 2019 for Roadway and Infrastructure Improvements

Posted
02/13/19

A portion of Channelside Drive between S Morgan Street and S Jefferson Street, S Jefferson Street between Channelside Drive and E Brorein Street, E Brorein Street between S Nebraska Avenue and S Jefferson Street and S Nebraska Avenue between Channelside Drive and E Brorein Street will close on Tuesday, February 19, 2019 for roadway and infrastructure improvements.  One (1) eastbound lane on the north side of Channelside Drive between S Morgan Street and S Jefferson Street, one (1) northbound lane on the east side of S Jefferson Street between Channelside Drive and E Brorein Street, one (1) westbound lane on E Brorein Street between S Nebraska Avenue and S Jefferson Street and one (1) northbound lane on the east side of S Nebraska Avenue between Channelside Drive and E Brorein Street will close at 9 am for traffic signal pole installation on the northeast corner of S Jefferson Street and E Brorein Street.  All lanes on Channelside Drive, S Jefferson Street, E Brorein Street and S Nebraska Avenue are expected to be open to traffic by 3 pm on Tuesday, February 19, 2019, weather permitting.

 

Beginning at 9 am on Wednesday, February 20, 2019, a portion of S Nebraska Avenue between Channelside Drive and E Whiting Street will close for utility construction.  One (1) northbound lane on S Nebraska Avenue between Channelside Drive and E Cumberland Avenue will close daily from 9 am to 3 pm for installation of conduit for utility tie-ins on the east side of S Nebraska Avenue between Channelside Drive and E Cumberland Avenue.  All lanes on S Nebraska Avenue are expected to be open to traffic by 3 pm on Thursday, February 21, 2019, weather permitting.

 

Construction work for 48” sewer force main on Old Water Street between S Franklin Street and S Morgan Street is on-going.  Old Water Street between S Franklin Street and S Morgan Street will be open to traffic by Tuesday, March 26, 2019, weather permitting.  The entire Wastewater project is expected to be completed by fall 2020, weather permitting.

 

E Cumberland Avenue between S Nebraska Avenue and S Meridian Avenue and S Caesar Street between Channelside Drive and E Walton Street will remain closed until Tuesday, December 31, 2019. S Caesar Street between Channelside Drive and E Walton Street will be available for local trucks only during the time of the closure.

 

The City recommends that motorists use alternative routes to avoid traffic congestion.

Traffic Advisory: Temporary Lane Closures Channelside Drive, S Jefferson Street, E Brorein Street and S Nebraska Avenue to begin February 19, 2019 for Road Inrastructure Improvements, to be released today, February 13, 2019

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The public can stay connected with the ongoing construction project by visiting DowntownTampaGrid.com. Questions or comments should be directed to the project team by email at contactus@downtowntampagrid.com or by phone at (813) 607-GRID (4743).

See all road closures at www.tampagov.net/RoadClosures

For additional information, please contact:

Albert Calloway, Construction Engineer

City of Tampa Contract Administration / Construction Management

(813) 635-3400; albert.calloway@tampagov.net