Temporary Lane Closure(s) of S MacDill Avenue and W Azeele Street to begin October 23, 2017 for Utility Maintenance to be extended

10/27/17
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(This is a revision to a Traffic Advisory sent out on October 18, 2017)

A portion of S MacDill Avenue between W Kennedy Boulevard and W Swann Avenue and W Azeele Street between Henderson Boulevard and S Armenia Avenue will close nightly beginning Monday, October 23, 2017 for utility maintenance.  City contractor will be cleaning and relining a stormwater pipe on S MacDill Avenue at the intersection of W Azeele Street.  One (1) southbound lane on S MacDill Avenue between W Platt Street and W Horatio Street, one (1) eastbound lane on W Azeele Street between S Matanzas Avenue and S Gomez Avenue and one (1) northbound lane on S MacDill Avenue between W Horatio Street and W Azeele Street will close nightly from 6 pm to 6 am the following day, beginning on October 23, 2017. 

The westbound left turn lane on W Azeele Street at the intersection of S MacDill Avenue and the northbound right turn lane on S MacDill Avenue at the intersection of W Azeele Street will also be closed during construction.

It is anticipated that all lanes on S MacDill Avenue and W Azeele Street will reopen to traffic by 6 am on Tuesday, October 31, 2017, weather permitting.

The City recommends that motorists use alternate routes to avoid traffic congestion.  For northbound motorists on S MacDill Avenue wanting to head east on W Azeele Street/W Platt Street, the City recommends using W Kennedy Boulevard to S Armenia Avenue.

Road Closure

For additional information, please contact:

Don Cermeno, Construction Engineer

City of Tampa, Contract Administration / Construction Management

(813) 635-3400; doncermeno@tampagov.net