Temporary Lane Closures on Channelside Drive to begin May 31, 2019 for Utility Construction

Posted
05/23/19
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A portion of Channelside Drive between S Florida Avenue and S Meridian Avenue will close daily from 9 am to 4 pm beginning on Friday, May 31, 2019 for utility construction.  A private utility contractor will perform vacuum excavations in 2 phases to locate chilled water lines on Channelside Drive between S Florida Avenue and S Jefferson Street and on Channelside Drive between S Meridian Avenue and S Nebraska Avenue. 

In Phase 1, one (1) eastbound lane on Channelside Drive between S Florida Avenue and S Jefferson Street will close at 9 am beginning on May 31, 2019.  Two (2) lanes of eastbound traffic on Channelside Drive between S Florida Avenue and S Jefferson Street will be maintained at all times during construction, with delays. 

In Phase 2, one (1) westbound lane on Channelside Drive between S Meridian Avenue and S Nebraska Avenue will close at 9 am beginning on Wednesday, June 5, 2019.  One (1) lane of westbound traffic on Channelside Drive between S Meridian Avenue and S Nebraska Avenue will be maintained at all times during construction, with delays. 

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

All lanes on Channelside Drive between S Florida Avenue and S Meridian Avenue will be open by 4 pm on Friday, June 7, 2019, weather permitting. 

The City recommends using alternate routes to avoid traffic congestion.

Road Closure

ROW-19-0000778

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

For additional information, please contact:

Catherine M. Coyle, Planning & Urban Design Manager

City of Tampa, Planning & Development

(813) 274-3100, Option 4: Catherine.coyle@tampagov.net