Temporary Lane Closure on Meridian Avenue at Channelside Drive to begin June 16, 2017 for Roadway and Infrastructure Improvements
One southbound lane on Meridian Avenue between Cumberland Avenue and Channelside Drive will close Friday, June 16, 2017 at 8 p.m. for roadway and infrastructure improvements. Motorists traveling southbound on Meridian will be able to turn right onto Channelside from the through lane. The southbound right turn lane is expected to reopen on Sunday, June 18, 2017 at 6 p.m., weather permitting.
The sidewalk on the north side of Channelside Drive between Meridian Avenue and Old Water Street remains closed until Wednesday, June 28, 2017. The sidewalk on the south side of Channelside Drive between Meridian Avenue and Morgan Street is open for pedestrian traffic.
Jefferson Street between Channelside Drive and Brorein Street and Channelside Drive between Florida Avenue and Jefferson Street is scheduled to reopen on Friday, June 30, 2017. The northernmost lane of Channelside Drive between Jefferson Street and Old Water Street will remain closed for utility installation.
Old Water Street from Channelside Drive to Brorein Street is closed for utility construction. Eastbound left turn movement on Channelside Drive at the intersection of Old Water Street will be prohibited during construction. Old Water Street between Channelside Drive and Brorein Street will reopen to traffic by 4 pm on Tuesday, July 18, 2017, weather permitting.
Caesar Street between Cumberland Avenue and Channelside Drive as well as Cumberland Avenue between Nebraska Avenue and Caesar Street remain closed to traffic through December 29, 2017, weather permitting.
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