Temporary Lane Closure on Old Water Street to begin November 7, 2018 for Building Construction

10/31/18

A portion of Old Water Street between S Morgan Street and Channelside Drive will close beginning Wednesday, November 7, 2018, for building construction.  A private contractor will be installing a driveway on the east side of Old Water Street for a new development on the southeast corner of Channelside Drive and Old Water Street.  One (1) eastbound lane on Old Water Street between S Morgan Street and Channelside Drive will close daily between 9 am and 4 pm, beginning on November 7, 2018. 

One (1) eastbound lane on Old Water Street between S Morgan Street and Channelside Drive will remain open during construction, with delays.

Both eastbound lanes on Old Water Street will be open to traffic by 4 pm on Wednesday, November 14, 2018, weather permitting.

Beginning at 9 am on Thursday, November 15, 2018, one (1) eastbound lane on Old Water Street between S Morgan Street and Channelside Drive will be closed continuously through the end of the building construction project in the fall 2020. 

The sidewalk on the east side of Old Water Street between Tampa History Center and Channelside Drive will close at 9 am on November 7, 2018 and will remain closed during the duration of the construction.  Pedestrians will be detoured to other available sidewalks in the area with signage.

It is anticipated that the eastbound lane on Old Water Street between S Morgan Street and Channelside Drive will reopen to traffic by 4 pm on Tuesday, October 20, 2020, weather permitting.

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

Road Closure

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

 

 

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