Temporary Lane Closure on Meridian Avenue between Cumberland Avenue and Channelside Drive to begin September 6, 2017 for Roadway and Infrastructure Improvements
One southbound lane on Meridian Avenue between Cumberland Avenue and Channelside Drive will close Wednesday, September 6, 2017 at 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily for roadway and infrastructure improvements. The southbound right turn lane is expected to open Friday, September 8, 2017 at 3 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.
Additionally, 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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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.email@example.com