Temporary Lane Closures W Neptune Street and S Sterling Avenue to begin September 10, 2019 for Utility Construction

Posted
09/05/19

A portion of W Neptune Street between S Frankland Road and S Dale Mabry Highway and a portion of S Sterling Avenue between W Morrison Avenue and S Neptune Street will close daily from 9 am to 4 pm beginning on Tuesday, September 10, 2019 for utility construction. A utility contractor will be installing overhead communication cables on the north side of W Neptune Street between S Frankland Road and S Sterling Avenue and on the west side of S Sterling Avenue between W Watrous Avenue and W Neptune Street.

The westbound lane of W Neptune Street between S Frankland Road and S Dale Mabry Highway will be closed.  Westbound and eastbound traffic on W Neptune Street will be intermittently maintained on the south side of W Neptune Street.

The southbound lane of S Sterling Avenue between W Morrison Avenue and S Neptune Street will be closed.  Southbound and northbound traffic on S Sterling Avenue will be intermittently maintained on the east side of S Sterling Avenue.

There will be intermittent full closures of W Neptune Street between S Frankland Road and S Dale Mabry Highway and on S Sterling Avenue at the intersection of W Neptune Street for installing the overhead communication cables across each street.

The sidewalks within the work areas will be closed during construction.  Pedestrians will be detoured to other available sidewalks with signage.

All lanes on W Neptune Street between S Frankland Road and S Sterling Avenue and S Sterling Avenue between W Watrous Avenue and W Neptune Street will reopen to traffic by 4 pm on Sunday, November 10, 2019, weather permitting.

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

Westbound and eastbound motorists can use W Morrison Avenue between S Himes Avenue and S Dale Mabry Highway in lieu of W Neptune Street.

Southbound and northbound motorists can use S Himes Avenue or S Dale Mabry Highway between W Morrison Avenue and W Neptune Street in lieu of S Sterling Avenue.

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

For additional information, please contact:

Catherine M. Coyle, Planning, Design & Development Coordination Manager

City of Tampa Planning & Development Department

(813) 274-3100, Option 4; catherine.coyle@tampagov.net