Temporary Lane Closure on Meridian Avenue between Cumberland Avenue and Channelside Drive to begin August 8, 2017 for Roadway and Infrastructure Improvements

08/15/17
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One southbound lane on Meridian Avenue between Cumberland Avenue and Channelside Drive will close Tuesday, August 8, 2017 at 9 a.m. for roadway and infrastructure improvements. The southbound right turn lane is expected to open Friday, September 1, 2017 at 4 p.m., weather permitting.

 

During construction, the sidewalk on the west side of Meridian Avenue will be closed, as well as the sidewalk on the north side of Channelside between Caesar and Meridian. The sidewalk on the east side of Meridian Avenue between Cumberland Avenue and Channelside Drive will remain open for pedestrian traffic at all times during construction.

 

In addition to the lane closure, Nebraska Avenue between Channelside Drive and Eunice Street closed for roadway and infrastructure improvements on Monday, August 7, 2017 at 9 a.m. Nebraska Avenue will reopen to traffic by 4 p.m. on Friday, August 25, 2017, weather permitting.

 

During construction, the sidewalk on both sides of Nebraska Avenue between Channelside Drive and Eunice Street will remain closed. The sidewalk on the south side of Eunice Avenue between Nebraska Avenue and Jefferson Street and the sidewalk on both sides of Jefferson Street are open for pedestrian traffic.

 

One lane on the south side of Channelside Drive between Florida Avenue and Jefferson Street remains closed for roadway and infrastructure improvements. The lane will reopen to traffic by 4 p.m. on Sunday, September 10, 2017, weather permitting

 

Moreover, Old Water Street from Channelside Drive to Brorein Street remains closed for roadway and infrastructure improvements.  Westbound left turn movement on Channelside Drive at the intersection of Old Water Street is prohibited during construction. Old Water Street between Channelside Drive and Brorein Street will reopen to traffic by 4 p.m. on Friday, September 15, 2017, weather permitting.

 

Cumberland Avenue between Nebraska Avenue and Caesar Street and Caesar Street between Channelside Drive and Walton Street will remain closed until Friday, December 29, 2017.

 

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).

For additional information, please contact:

Don Cermeno, Construction Engineer

City of Tampa Contract Administration / Construction Management

(813) 635-3400, Don.cermeno@tampagov.net

 

Meridian Ave at Ball Street Map