Temporary Lane Closure E Columbus Drive to begin September 23, 2019 for Utility Construction

Posted
09/17/19
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A portion of E Columbus Drive between N 40th Street and N 50th Street will close from 9 am to 4 pm beginning on Monday, September 23, 2019 for utility construction.  A utility contractor will be installing communication cable on E Columbus Drive between E 19th Avenue and E 46th Street.  One (1) eastbound lane on E Columbus Drive between E 19th Avenue and E 46th Street will close beginning at 9 am on September 23, 2019. 

One (1) eastbound lane on E Columbus Drive between E 19th Avenue and E 46th Street will be maintained at all times during construction, with delays.

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

It is anticipated that all lanes on E Columbus Drive between E 19th Avenue and E 46th Street will be open by 4 pm on Friday, October 4, 2019, weather permitting.

The City recommends using alternative routes to avoid traffic congestion. Eastbound motorists can use E 7th Avenue between N 39th Street/N 40th Street and N 50th Street in lieu of E Columbus Drive.  

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

For additional information, please contact:

Catherine M. Coyle, Planning, Development & Design Coordination Manager

City of Tampa, Planning & Development

(813) 274-3100, Option 4: Catherine.coyle@tampagov.net