Temporary Lane Closures W Bay to Bay Boulevard that began October 7, 2018 for Utility Maintenance to be Extended

10/16/18

(This is a revision to a Traffic Advisory issued on September 26, 2018)

A portion of W Bay to Bay Boulevard between Bayshore Boulevard and S Dale Mabry Highway that has closed nightly beginning on Sunday, October 7, 2018 for utility maintenance will be extended.  A Hillsborough County contractor will be repairing and relining drainage pipes on the north side of W Bay to Bay Boulevard between S Ysabella Avenue and S Dale Mabry Highway. 

One (1) westbound lane on W Bay to Bay Boulevard between S Ysabella Avenue and S Dale Mabry Highway will close from 7 pm to 6 am the following morning beginning on October 7, 2018. During portions of the work, one (1) eastbound lane on W Bay to Bay Boulevard between S Dale Mabry Highway and S Ysabella Avenue will also be closed.

One (1) westbound lane and one (1) eastbound lane of traffic will be maintained at all times, during the construction, with delays.

In addition to the night work, on Saturday, October 20, 2018 only, one (1) westbound lane on W Bay to Bay Boulevard between S Himes Avenue and S Sterling Avenue will close from 8 am to 5 pm. 

One (1) westbound lane of traffic on W Bay to Bay Boulevard between S Himes Avenue and S Sterling Avenue will be maintained at all times during the construction, with delays.

Sidewalks in the construction area will be closed.  Pedestrians will be detoured to other available sidewalks in the area with signage.

All lanes on W Bay to Bay Boulevard between S Ysabella Avenue and S Dale Mabry Highway will be open by 6 am on Friday, December 7, 2018, weather permitting. 

The City recommends using alternate routes to avoid traffic congestion.  Eastbound and westbound motorists can use W El Prado Boulevard or S Howard Avenue and W Morrison Avenue between Bayshore Boulevard and S Dale Mabry Highway in lieu of W Bay to Bay Boulevard. 

 

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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