Temporary Lane Closures W Kennedy Blvd & S to begin April 2, 2018 for Utility Construction
A portion of W Kennedy Boulevard between N Ashley Drive and N Boulevard and S Plant Avenue between W Brorein Street and W Kennedy Boulevard will close on Monday, April 2, 2018, as part of the SR 60 (Kennedy Blvd /Jackson St) Repaving project. The two westbound lanes on W Kennedy Boulevard between S Hyde Park Avenue and UT Poe Parkway will close at 12:01 am on April 2, 2018, as contractors install storm drainage facilities on the north side of W Kennedy Boulevard at the intersection of S Hyde Park Avenue.
One (1) westbound lane on W Kennedy Boulevard between N Ashley Drive and S Hyde Park Avenue will remain open for access to S Hyde Park Avenue only.
The northbound left turn lane on S Plant Avenue between W Grand Central Avenue and W Kennedy Boulevard will also close at 12:01 am on April 2, 2018 during construction. Northbound motorists on S Plant Avenue will be restricted to right turns only onto W Kennedy Boulevard.
All lanes on W Kennedy Boulevard between N Ashley Drive and UT Poe Parkway and on S Plant Avenue between W Grand Central Avenue and W Kennedy Boulevard are scheduled to open to traffic by 4 pm on Friday, April 6, 2018, weather permitting.
The sidewalk on the north side of W Kennedy Boulevard between S Hyde Park Avenue and U T Poe Parkway will be closed during construction. Pedestrian access will be maintained on the south side of W Kennedy Boulevard, at all times.
The City recommends using alternate routes to avoid traffic congestion.
For additional information, please contact:
Catherine M. Coyle, Planning & Urban Design Manager
City of Tampa, Planning & Development
(813) 274-3100, Option 4: Catherine.firstname.lastname@example.org
Florida Department of Transportation, Tampa Operations
(813) 612-3200; email@example.com