Temporary Lane Closures on Ashley Drive to begin December 1, 2016 for Tree Maintenance

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A portion of Ashley Drive from I-275 to Jackson Street will be closed on Thursday, December 1, 2016.  Ashley Drive from I-275 to Jackson Street will have temporary lane closures in both directions of traffic beginning at 9am on December 1st, as City of Tampa’s crew prune trees on Ashley Drive.  The tree maintenance work should be completed by 3pm on December 1, 2016, weather permitting.     

The City of Tampa recommends that motorists use alternate routes to avoid traffic congestion of Ashley Drive. For motorists exiting into downtown Tampa from I-275 N, the City of Tampa recommends using Scott Street to Tampa Street to travel south through downtown. 

For motorists traveling northbound on Ashley Drive or eastbound on Kennedy Boulevard over the Kennedy bridge, motorists can use Jackson Street to Florida Avenue and follow the signs to I-275 S and I-275 N.

For additional information, please contact:

Brad A Suder, ASLA
Superintendent – Planning, Design, and Natural Resources
City of Tampa Parks and Recreation Department
(813) 274-5141; brad.suder@tampagov.net