Temporary Lane Closures on N Morgan Street and N Marion Street to begin November 10, 2019 for Site Improvements

Posted
11/08/19

A portion of N Morgan Street between Scott Street and E Harrison Street and a portion of N Marion Street between E Harrison Street and E Laurel Street will close at 10 pm beginning on Sunday, November 10, 2019 for site improvements.  A private contractor will be installing new HART boarding pads, ADA ramps, and other road and drainage improvements for the HART’s Marion Transit Center.  This construction will be completed in 3 phases.

 

In Phase 1, the southbound lane on N Morgan Street between E Laurel Street and E Fortune Street will close at 10 pm beginning on November 10, 2019. Northbound traffic on N Morgan Street between E Fortune Street and E Laurel Street will be maintained at all times during construction, with delays. This Phase is expected to take 3 weeks. All lanes on N Morgan Street are expected to be open to traffic by 4 pm on Friday, November 29, 2019, weather permitting.

 

Phase 2 will commence after completion of Phase 1. This Phase involves the closure of E Fortune Street (a private road) between N Marion Street and N Morgan Street. This construction is expected to be completed by February 7, 2020.

 

Phase 3 will commence after completion of Phase 2. In this Phase, the northbound lane on N Marion Street between E Fortune Street and E Laurel Street will close at 9 am on Monday, February 10, 2020. Southbound traffic on N Marion Street between E Laurel Street and E Fortune Street will be maintained at all times during construction, with delays. This work is expected to take 3 weeks.

 

The sidewalks in the construction area will be closed.  Pedestrians will be detoured to other sidewalks in the area via signage.

 

All lanes on N Morgan Street and N Marion Street are expected to be open to traffic by 4 pm on Friday, February 28, 2020, weather permitting. 

 

The City recommends using alternate routes to avoid traffic congestion.  A hi-resolution map with the City of Tampa’s suggested detour routes can be found embedded below.

 Road Closure

ROW-19-0002330

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

For additional information, please contact:

Catherine M. Coyle, Planning, Design, & Development Coordination Manager

City of Tampa Planning & Development Department

(813) 274-3100, Option 4; catherine.coyle@tampagov.net