Temporary Lane Closures W Laurel Street that began December 3, 2018 for Bridge Maintenance to be Extended

01/04/19
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(This is a revision to a Traffic Advisory issued on November 30, 2018)

A portion of W Laurel Street between N Boulevard and N Tampa Street that closed on Monday, December 3, 2018 for bridge maintenance will be extended.  The City contractor is performing bridge repairs on the Laurel Street Bridge in 2 phases.  During the first phase for work, the contractor will be working on the south side of the bridge.  One (1) eastbound lane on W Laurel Street between W Green Street and Doyle Carlton Drive will be closed.   One (1) eastbound and one (1) westbound lane on W Laurel Street between W Green Street and Doyle Carlton Drive will be maintained on the north side of W Laurel Street from 9 am to 2:30 pm, with delays.

 

During the last phase of work, the contractor will be working on the north side of the bridge.  One (1) eastbound and one (1) westbound lane on W Laurel Street between W Green Street and Doyle Carlton Drive will be maintained on the south side of W Laurel Street from 9 am to 2:30 pm, with delays.

 

The sidewalk within the construction area on W Laurel Street will be closed.  Pedestrians will be directed via signage to the sidewalk on the opposite side of W Laurel Street between W Green Street and Doyle Carlton Drive, at all times during construction.

 

All lanes on W Laurel Street between W Green Street and Doyle Carlton Drive will be open to traffic by 2:30 pm on Thursday, February 28, 2019, weather permitting.  

 

The City of Tampa recommends that motorists use alternate routes to avoid traffic congestion.  

 

The City recommends using alternate routes to avoid traffic congestion.  Eastbound motorists can use W Cass Street between N Boulevard and N Ashley Drive in lieu of W Laurel Street.  Westbound motorists can use E Tyler Street and W Cass Street between N Tampa Street and N Boulevard in lieu of W Laurel Street.  

 

   

CWS-18-0000605

 

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

For additional information, please contact:

Albert Calloway, Construction Engineer

City of Tampa Contract Administration / Construction Management

(813) 635-3400; albert.calloway@tampagov.net