Temporary Lane Closures W Cypress Street began March 2, 2020 for Road Construction

Posted
03/05/20
A portion of W Cypress Street between N Dale Mabry Highway and N Himes Avenue closed beginning on Monday, March 2, 2020, as part of the Midtown Tampa development project.  A private contractor will be installing drainage facilities, curbing, sidewalks, signalization, milling/paving, and other road improvements in 4 phases on W Cypress Street between N Dale Mabry Highway and N Himes Avenue.
Phase 1 (Road improvements on the south side of W Cypress Street):
In Phase 1, the eastbound lane on W Cypress Street between N Dale Mabry Highway and N Himes Avenue closed at 9 am on Monday, March 2, 2020.
Westbound traffic on W Cypress Street will be maintained at all times during construction.  All businesses on the south side of W Cypress Street between N Himes Avenue and N Dale Mabry Highway will remain accessible from the westbound lane on W Cypress Street.
Phase 1 construction will be completed by 4 pm on Monday, March 9, 2020.
Phase 2 (Road improvements on the north side of W Cypress Street):
After completion of Phase 1, the westbound lane on W Cypress Street between N Himes Avenue and N Dale Mabry Highway will close at 9 am beginning on Tuesday, March 10, 2020.
 
Eastbound traffic on W Cypress Street will be maintained at all times during construction. 
 
Phase 2 construction will be completed by 4 pm on Tuesday, March 17, 2020.
 
All lanes on W Cypress Street between N Himes Avenue and N Dale Mabry Highway will be open to traffic by 4 pm on Tuesday, March 17, 2020, weather permitting.
 
Phase 3 (Signalization/mast arm work on south and north sides of W Cypress Street):
Phase 3 is expected to begin in April 2020. Temporary eastbound and westbound lane closures will take place during the construction at the new Midtown entrance on W Cypress Street. Phase 3 will be completed late May 2020.
Phase 4 (Milling/paving and associated improvements on south and north sides of W Cypress Street):
Phase 4 is expected to begin after Phase 3, in late May 2020. Temporary eastbound and westbound lane closures will take place during the milling/paving on W Cypress Street between N Himes Avenue and N Dale Mabry Highway.
All lanes on W Cypress Street between N Himes Avenue and N Dale Mabry Highway will be open to traffic by 4 pm on Friday, July 24, 2020, weather permitting.
The City of Tampa recommends that motorist use alternative routes to avoid traffic congestion.
 
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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