Temporary Lane Closures of N Pierce Street and N Jefferson Street to begin May 14, 2018 for Utility Construction

05/11/18

 

Temporary Lane Closures of N Pierce Street and N Jefferson Street to begin May 14, 2018 for Utility Construction

Tampa, FL (May 11, 2018)  A portion of N Pierce Street between E Jackson Street and E Washington Street, will close Monday, May 14, 2018 and a portion of N Jefferson Street between E Kennedy Boulevard and E Washington Street will close on Monday, May 28, 2018, as part of the TECO Washington Street Substation Expansion project.  The TECO subcontractor will be building a wall around the TECO substation expansion to the north of the existing Washington Street Substation.  As part of the Washington Street Substation Expansion project, the contractor will be installing new sidewalks on N Pierce Street, E Jackson Street, N Jefferson Street and E Washington Street and installing street lights, benches, trash cans and trees. 

One (1) southbound lane on N Pierce Street between E Jackson Street and E Washington Street will close at 9 am beginning on May 14, 2018.

One (1) southbound lane on N Jefferson Street between E Kennedy Boulevard and E Washington Street will close daily from 9 am to 4 pm beginning on Monday, May 28, 2018. 

There will be temporary sidewalk closures on the east side N Pierce Street between E Jackson Street and E Washington Street, on the south side of E Jackson Street between N Pierce Street and N Jefferson Street, on the west side of N Jefferson Street between E Jackson Street and E Washington Street and on the north side of E Washington Street between N Pierce Street and N Jefferson Street throughout the construction.  Pedestrians will be detoured to other available sidewalks in the area with signage.

All lanes on N Pierce Street and N Jefferson Street will reopen to traffic by 4 pm on Friday, August 3, 2018, weather permitting.

The City recommends using alternative routes to avoid traffic congestion.

Traffic Advisory: Temporary Lane Closures Pierce St and Jefferson St to begin May 14, 2018 for Utility Construction, to be released today, May 11, 2018

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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 Department

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