Temporary Lane Closures of W Cypress Street and Airport-Cypress Ramp Frontage Road to begin October 8, 2018 for Utility Construction

10/03/18
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A portion of W Cypress Street between Airport-Cypress Ramp Frontage Road and N West Shore Boulevard and a portion of Airport-Cypress Ramp Frontage Road between W Cypress Street and the Airport-Cypress Ramp will close daily from 9 am to 4 pm beginning Monday, October 8, 2018 for utility construction.  A utility contractor will install underground conduits on W Cypress Street between the Airport-Cypress Rramp Frontage Road and N Reo Street and on Airport-Cypress Ramp Frontage Road between W Cypress Street and W La Salle Street. 

The eastbound lane on W Cypress Street between the Airport-Cypress Ramp Frontage Road and N Reo Street and the northbound lane on Airport-Cypress Ramp Frontage Road between W Cypress Street and W La Salle Street will close at 9 am beginning on October 8, 2018.

Eastbound and westbound traffic on W Cypress Street will be intermittently maintained on the north side of W Cypress Street during construction, with delays.  Northbound and southbound traffic on Airport-Cypress Ramp Frontage Road will be intermittently maintained on the west side of Airport-Cypress Ramp Frontage Road during construction, with delays.

All lanes on W Cypress Street and Airport-Cypress Ramp Frontage Road will be open by 4 pm on Monday, November 19, 2018, weather permitting.

The sidewalk on the south side of W Cypress Street in the construction area will be partially closed.  Pedestrians will still be able to use this sidewalk during construction.

The City of Tampa recommends that motorists use alternate routes to avoid congestion.  Southbound to eastbound motorists can use W Spruce Street or W Kennedy Boulevard between the Veterans Expressway and N West Shore Boulevard in lieu of W Cypress Street.  Westbound to northbound motorists can use W Spruce Street to the west of  N West Shore Boulevard in lieu of W Cypress Street.

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

ROW-18-0001457 and ROW-18-0001458

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