Temporary Lane Closures of Channelside Drive and S Morgan Street to begin May 28, 2020 for Signal Construction

Posted
09/10/20
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A portion of Channelside Drive between S Florida Avenue and S Jefferson Street and S Morgan Street between Water Street (formerly Old Water Street) and E Brorein Street will close on Thursday, May 28, 2020 for signal construction.  A private contractor is installing new signal pole and mast arms on the northeast and southeast corners of Channelside Drive and S Morgan Street in two (2) phases. 


During phase 1, one (1) eastbound lane on Channelside Drive between S Florida Avenue and S Jefferson Street, the northbound lane on S Morgan Street between Channelside Drive and E Brorein Street and one (1) northbound lane on S Morgan Street between Water Street and Channelside Drive will close daily from 9 am to 4 pm beginning on May 28, 2020.  Three (3) eastbound lanes on Channelside Drive between S Florida Avenue and S Jefferson Street, two (2) southbound lanes on S Morgan Street between E Brorein Street and Channelside Drive and one (1) northbound lane on S Morgan Street between Water Street and Channelside Drive will be maintained during construction, with delays.  Phase 2 will begin immediately following the completion of phase 1 construction. 


During phase 2, two (2) eastbound lanes on the south side of Channelside Drive between S Florida Avenue and S Jefferson Street and one (1) northbound lane on S Morgan Street between Water Street and Channelside Drive will close daily from 9 am to 4 pm beginning on Thursday, June 4, 2020.  Two (2) eastbound lanes on Channelside Drive between S Florida Avenue and S Jefferson Street and one (1) northbound lane on S Morgan Street between Water Street and Channelside Drive will be maintained during construction, with delays.


Sidewalks in the work area will be closed during the construction. Pedestrian access will be maintained via signage to other sidewalks in the area at all times.


It is anticipated that all lanes on Channelside Drive and S Morgan Street will be open to traffic by 4 pm on Friday, June 12, 2020, weather permitting.


The City recommends using alternative routes to avoid traffic congestion.

Road Closure

CWS-20-0000446


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


For additional information, please contact:

Albert Calloway, Chief Construction Engineer

City of Tampa Contract Administration / Construction Management

(813) 635-3400; albert.calloway@tampagov.net