Temporary Lane Closures on S Jefferson Street, Channelside Drive and LeRoy Selmon Expressway eastbound S Jefferson Street on-ramp to begin August 9, 2020 for Road Improvements

Posted
09/10/20
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A portion of S Jefferson Street between Channelside Drive and E Whiting Street, Channelside Drive between S Morgan Street and S Jefferson Street and LeRoy Selmon Expressway eastbound S Jefferson Street on-ramp will close beginning on Sunday, August 9, 2020 for road improvements.  A City contractor will be re-striping and installing curb on S Jefferson Street between Channelside Drive and E Whiting Street. 

 

The work will be completed in four (4) phases.

 

During Phase 1, one (1) northbound lane on S Jefferson Street between Channelside Drive and E Brorein Street, two (2) northbound lanes on S Jefferson Street between E Brorien Street and E Whiting Street, one (1) southbound lane on S Jefferson Street between E Whiting Street and E Brorein Street and one (1) eastbound lane on Channelside Drive between S Morgan Street and S Jefferson Street will close nightly from 9 pm to 5 am beginning on August 9, 2020.

 

The LeRoy Selmon Expressway eastbound S Jefferson Street on-ramp will be closed during Phase 1 construction.  Access to eastbound LeRoy Selmon Expressway will be available from S Nebraska Avenue between E Kennedy Boulevard and E Twiggs Street.

 

One (1) northbound lane on S Jefferson Street between Channelside Drive and E Brorein Street, one (1) southbound lane on S Jefferson Street between E Whiting Street and E Brorein Street and two (2) eastbound lanes on Channelside Drive between S Morgan Street and S Jefferson Street will be maintained at all times during construction, with delays.

 

Phase 2 construction is scheduled to begin on Monday, August 10, 2020 after the completion of Phase 1.

 

During Phase 2, one (1) northbound lane on S Jefferson Street between Channelside Drive and E Brorein Street, one (1) southbound lane on S Jefferson Street between E Whiting Street and E Brorein Street and one (1) eastbound lane on Channelside Drive between S Morgan Street and S Jefferson Street will close nightly from 9 pm to 5 am. 

 

One (1) northbound lane on S Jefferson Street between Channelside Drive and E Brorein Street, one (1) southbound lane on S Jefferson Street between E Whiting Street and Selmon Expressway eastbound S Jefferson Street on-ramp and two (2) eastbound lanes on Channelside Drive between S Morgan Street and S Jefferson Street will be maintained at all times during construction, with delays.

 

Access to the LeRoy Selmon Expressway eastbound S Jefferson Street on-ramp will be available in both directions on S Jefferson Street during Phase 2 construction.

 

Phase 3 and Phase 4 work will be completed daily from 9 am to 4 pm and is scheduled to begin on Tuesday, August 11, 2020.

 

During Phase 3 and Phase 4, the LeRoy Selmon Expressway eastbound S Jefferson Street on-ramp will be partially closed. 

 

During Phase 3, access to the LeRoy Selmon Expressway eastbound S Jefferson Street on-ramp will be available from the north on S Jefferson Street only.  During Phase 4, access to the LeRoy Selmon Expressway eastbound S Jefferson Street on-ramp will be available from the south on S Jefferson Street only. 

 

Sidewalks in the work areas will be closed during all phases the construction.  Pedestrians will be detoured to other available sidewalks with signage.

 

All lanes on S Jefferson Street between Channelside Drive and E Whiting Street and on Channelside Drive between S Morgan Street and S Jefferson Street and LeRoy Selmon Expressway eastbound S Jefferson Street on-ramp will reopen to traffic by 4 pm on Friday, August 14, 2020, weather permitting.

 

The City recommends using alternate routes to avoid traffic congestion.

Road Closure

CWS-20-0000467

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

For additional information, please contact:

Albert Calloway, Chief Construction Engineer

City of Tampa Contract Administration / Construction Management

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