Temporary Lane Closure Howard Avenue to begin February 28, 2017 for Water Main Construction

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A portion of Howard Avenue from State Street to Grace Street will close beginning on Tuesday, February 28, 2017, as part of a Capital Improvement Project.  The City contractor will install a 12” water main on the west side of Howard Avenue between Cypress Street and Grace Street, as part of the on-going water main project.   

One (1) northbound lane on Howard Avenue from State Street to Grace Street will close at 9 am on February 28, 2017. 

During this phase of construction, the northbound left turn movement from Howard Avenue to Cypress Street will be prohibited.

The second phase of water main construction requires a complete road closure at the intersection of Howard Avenue and Cypress Street.   This phase of construction will begin on March 10, 2017.

The City recommends using alternative routes to avoid traffic congestion.

Howard closure

For additional information, please contact:

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