Temporary Lane Closures Channelside Drive and S Meridian Avenue to begin August 10, 2020 for Road Construction

Posted
09/10/20
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A portion of Channelside Drive between S Meridian Avenue and S Jefferson Street and S Meridian Avenue between E Cumberland Avenue and Channelside Drive will close beginning on Monday, August 10, 2020 for road construction.  A City contractor will make improvements to the existing handicap ramps on the northwest corner of Channelside Drive and S Meridian Avenue.  The construction includes paving the greenway trail on the west side of S Meridian Avenue between E Cumberland Avenue and Channelside Drive.  The contractor will also adjust the existing utilities on the northwest corner of Channelside Drive and S Meridian Avenue for future traffic signal modifications.

One (1) westbound lane on Channelside Drive between S Meridian Avenue and Water Street (formerly Old Water Street) and one (1) southbound lane on S Meridian Avenue between E Cumberland Avenue and Channelside Drive will close at 9 am on August 10, 2020.

One (1) westbound lane on Channelside Drive between S Meridian Avenue and Water Street and two (2) southbound lanes on S Meridian Avenue between E Cumberland Avenue and Channelside Drive will be maintained at all times during construction, with delays.

All lanes on Channelside Drive and S Meridian Avenue will be open to traffic by 4 pm on Friday, September 11, 2020, weather permitting.

The City recommends using alternate routes to avoid traffic congestion.

CWS-20-0000595

See all road closures at www.tampagov.net/RoadClosures

road closure map

For additional information, please contact:

Albert Calloway, Chief Construction Engineer

City of Tampa, Contract Administration / Construction Management

(813) 635-3400; Albert.Calloway@tampagov.net