Temporary Lane Closures E 7th Avenue, Nuccio Parkway and E Palm Avenue to begin December 4, 2018 for Tree Maintenance

12/05/18

A portion of E 7th Avenue between N 34th Street and Nuccio Parkway, Nuccio Parkway between E Palm Avenue and N Nebraska Avenue, and E Palm Avenue between N 21st Street and N Nebraska Avenue will close beginning on Tuesday, December 4, 2018 for tree maintenance.  A City contractor will be removing and pruning trees on E 7th Avenue between N 23rd Street and Nuccio Parkway, Nuccio Parkway between E Palm Avenue and N Nebraska Avenue, and E Palm Avenue between N 21st Street and N Nebraska Avenue beginning at 9 pm on December 4, 2018. 

One (1) lane of traffic on E 7th Avenue between N 23rd Street and Nuccio Parkway will close nightly from 9 pm to 6 am beginning on December 4, 2018.  One (1) lane of traffic will be maintained intermittently at all times during construction, with delays.  This work is scheduled to be completed by 6 am on Friday, December 7, 2018, weather permitting.

One (1) southbound or northbound lane of traffic on Nuccio Parkway between E Palm Avenue and N Nebraska Avenue and one (1) eastbound or westbound lane of traffic on E Palm Avenue between N 21st Street and N Nebraska Avenue will close daily from 9 am to 4 pm beginning on Monday, December 10, 2018.  At least one (1) southbound and northbound lane of traffic on Nuccio Parkway and at least one (1) eastbound and westbound lane of traffic on E Palm Avenue will be maintained at all times during construction, with delays.  Tree maintenance will also be performed daily on N 16th Street between E 7th Avenue and E 5th Avenue without requiring lane closures. This work is scheduled to be completed by 4 pm on Friday, December 21, 2018, weather permitting.

The sidewalks within the work areas will be closed during the maintenance operations.  Pedestrians will be detoured to other available sidewalks with signage.

All lanes on E 7th Avenue, Nuccio Parkway and E Palm Avenue will be open by 4 pm on Friday, December 21, 2018, weather permitting.

The City of Tampa recommends that motorist use alternative routes to avoid traffic congestion. Westbound or eastbound motorists can use E Palm Avenue or Channelside Drive and E 4th Avenue between the Nuccio Parkway and N 23rd Street in lieu of E 7th Avenue. Southbound or northbound motorists can use N Nebraska Avenue to E Palm Avenue in lieu of the Nuccio Parkway. Eastbound or westbound motorists can use E 7th Avenue between N 21st Street and N Nebraska Avenue in lieu of E Palm Avenue.

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

For additional information, please contact:

Albert Calloway, Construction Engineer

City of Tampa Contract Administration / Construction Management

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