Temporary Lane Closure of E Polk Street June 13, 2018 for Utility Construction

06/12/18
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A portion of E Polk Street between N Franklin Street and N Florida Avenue will close on Wednesday, June 13, 2018 for utility construction.  A utility contractor will install a new gas service connection on E Polk Street for the Tampa Theatre.  The eastbound lane on E Polk Street between N Franklin Street and N Florida Avenue will close daily from 9 am to 4 pm beginning on June 13, 2018. 

The sidewalks on the south side of E Polk Street between N Franklin Street and N Florida Avenue and on the west side of N Florida Avenue between E Zack Street and E Polk Street will be closed during construction.  Pedestrians will be detoured to other sidewalks in the area via signage.

All lanes on E Polk Street between N Franklin Street and N Florida will reopen by 4 pm on Thursday, June 14, 2018, weather permitting.

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

A hi-resolution map with the City of Tampa’s suggested detour routes can be found embedded below.

Traffic Advisory: Temporary Lane Closure E Polk St to begin June 13, 2018 for Utility Maintenance, to be released today, June 12, 2018

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

For additional information, please contact:

Catherine M. Coyle, Planning & Urban Design Manager

City of Tampa Planning & Development Department

(813) 274-3100, Option 4; catherine.coyle@tampagov.net