Temporary Lane Closure E 7th Avenue to begin February 12, 2020 for Road Construction

Posted
09/10/20
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A portion of E 7th Avenue between N 21st Street / N 22nd Street and Nuccio Parkway will close at 9 am beginning on Wednesday, February 12, 2020 for road construction. A private contractor will be installing storm structures and realigning the existing curbs on E 7th Avenue at the intersection of N Avenida Republica De Cuba, as part of the new Ybor hotel construction.  The work will be completed in three phases.

During Phase 1, the contractor will be installing storm structures and realigning the existing curb on the north side of E 7th Avenue at the intersection of N Avenida Republica De Cuba.  The westbound lane on E 7th Avenue between N 15th Street and Nuccio Parkway will close at 9 am on February 12, 2020.

One (1) eastbound lane on E 7th Avenue between Nuccio Parkway and N 15th Street will be maintained at all times during construction, with delays.

Phase 1 construction will be completed at 4 pm on Friday, February 21, 2020, weather permitting.

Phase 2 construction is scheduled to begin on Wednesday, February 26, 2020.  During Phase 2, the contractor will be installing storm structures and realigning the existing curb on the south side of E 7th Avenue at the intersection of N Avenida Republica De Cuba.  The eastbound lane on E 7th Avenue between Nuccio Parkway and N 15th Street will close at 9 am on February 26, 2020.  It is anticipated that Phase 2 construction will be completed on Friday, March 13, 2020, weather permitting. 

Phase 3 construction is scheduled to begin Monday, March 16, 2020.  During Phase 3, the contractor will mill and overlay E 7th Avenue between N 15th Street and N 13th Street and N Avenida Republica De Cuba between E 6th Avenue and E 8th Avenue.  All lanes on E 7th Avenue between N 15th Street and N 13th Street and N Avenida Republica De Cuba between E 6th Avenue and E 8th Avenue will be closed during construction.  The entire construction project is scheduled to be completed by 4 pm on Wednesday, March 18, 2020.

E 7th Avenue will be open to vehicular traffic for all parades in Ybor City.

The sidewalk within the work area will be closed during construction.  Pedestrian access will be maintained via signage to other sidewalks in the area, during construction.

The City recommends using alternate routes to avoid traffic congestion.

Road Closure

ROW-20-0000470

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

For additional information, please contact:

Debbie Herrington, P.E., Right of Way Management

City of Tampa Planning & Development Department

(813) 274-3100, Option 5; debbie.herrington@tampagov.net