Temporary Lane Closures of S Franklin Street to begin March 12, 2020 for Banner Installation

Posted
09/10/20
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A portion of S Franklin Street between E Brorein Street and Old Water Street (formerly Old Water Street) will close for two (2) nights beginning on Thursday, March 12, 2020 for banner installations and removals.  A private contractor will install temporary banners on the north and south sides of the Embassy Suites/Tampa Convention Center sky bridge over S Franklin Street between Channelside Drive and Water Street for the NCAA Men’s Final Four Basketball Tournament.  One (1) southbound lane on S Franklin Street between E Brorein Street and Water Street and one (1) northbound lane on S Franklin Street between Water Street and Channelside Drive will close on Thursday evening, March 12, 2020 and on Sunday evening, March 22, 2020 from 10 pm to 2 am on the following mornings.
One (1) southbound lane on S Franklin Street between E Brorein Street and Water Street and one (1) northbound lane on S Franklin Street between Water Street and Channelside Drive will be maintained at all times during construction.
The sidewalk on the west side of S Franklin Street between Channelside Drive and Water Street will be closed during construction.  Pedestrian access will be maintained via signage to other sidewalks in the area at all times.
All lanes on S Franklin Street between E Brorein Street and Water Street will reopen to traffic by 2 am on Monday, March 23, 2020, weather permitting.
The City recommends using alternate routes to avoid traffic congestion.
 
Road Closure
ROW-20-0000860
See all road closures at www.tampagov.net/RoadClosures
For additional information, please contact:
Debbie Herrington, P.E., Right of Way Management
City of Tampa Planning & Development Department
(813) 274-3100, Option 5; debbie.herrington@tampagov.net