Temporary Lane Closures N 40th Street to begin January 23, 2019 for Utility Maintenance

Posted
01/22/19
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A portion of N 40th Street between E Hillsborough Avenue and E Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard will close daily beginning on Wednesday, January 23, 2019, for utility maintenance.  A City contractor will be cleaning and relining sewer lines on N 40th Street between E Conover Street and E Louisiana Avenue.  One (1) southbound lane on N 40th Street between E Conover Street and E Louisiana Avenue will close at 9 am on January 23, 2019. 
 
The contractor will also be working in the sewer manhole at the intersection of N 40th Street and E Ellicott Street.  Left turn movements for northbound and southbound traffic on N 40th Street will be prohibited at the intersection with E Ellicott Street.
 
One (1) southbound lane of traffic on N 40th Street between E Conover Street and E Louisiana Avenue will be maintained during construction, with delays.
 
Also, beginning at 9 am on January 23, 2019, the westbound lane on E Ellicott Street between N 42nd Street and N 40th Street will be closed.  Eastbound and westbound traffic will be intermittently maintained on the south side of E Ellicott Street, with delays.
 
All lanes on N 40th Street and E Ellicott Street will be open to traffic by 4 pm on Wednesday, February 6, 2019, weather permitting.
 
The City of Tampa recommends that motorists use alternate routes to avoid traffic congestion. 
 
Southbound motorists can use N 34th Street between E Hillsborough Avenue and E Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard in lieu of N 40thStreet.  Trucks should use N 56th Street/N 50th Street between E Hillsborough Avenue and E Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard in lieu of N 40th Street.
 
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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