Temporary Lane Closure on Orient Road July 28, 2017 for Utility Work

07/21/17
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A portion of Orient Road between Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard and Adamo Drive will close on Friday, July 28, 2017 for utility work.  

The southbound lane on Orient Road between Miener Avenue and E 14th Avenue will be closed at 9 am on July 28, 2017. A Peoples Gas contractor will perform maintenance on an existing gas main on Orient Road at the intersection of Broadway Avenue.  Southbound and northbound traffic on Orient Road will be maintained at all times during construction.

All lanes on Orient Road between Miener Avenue and E 14th Avenue will reopen by 4 pm on Friday, July 28, 2017, weather permitting.

The City recommends that motorists use alternative routes to avoid traffic congestion. Use US 301 in lieu of Orient Road between Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard and Adamo Drive (SR 60).

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