Temporary Lane Closures W Swann Avenue and S MacDill Avenue to begin January 7, 2020 for Utility Maintenance

Posted
09/10/20
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A portion of W Swann Avenue between S Armenia Avenue and Henderson Boulevard and S MacDill Avenue between W Morrison Avenue and W Azeele Street will close daily from 9 pm to 7 am beginning on Tuesday, January 7, 2020 for utility maintenance.  A City contractor will be cleaning and relining sewer lines on W Swann Avenue between S Habana Avenue and S Matanzas Avenue and on S MacDill Avenue between W De Leon Street and W Parkland Boulevard. The construction will take place in 2 phases.

In Phase 1, the westbound lane on W Swann Avenue between S MacDill Avenue and S Matanzas Avenue and one (1) northbound lane and one (1) southbound lane on S MacDill Avenue between W Parkland Boulevard and W De Leon Street will close at 9 am beginning on Tuesday, January 7, 2020.  Westbound and eastbound traffic on W Swann Avenue between S MacDill Avenue and S Matanzas Avenue will be maintained on the south side of the road.  Left turn movements for eastbound and westbound motorists on W Swann Avenue at the S MacDill Avenue intersection and for northbound motorists on S MacDill Avenue at the W Swann Avenue intersection will be prohibited during construction.  Westbound motorists on W Swann Avenue approaching S MacDill Avenue will be required to turn right and head northbound on S MacDill Avenue.

In Phase 2, the eastbound lane on W Swann Avenue between S Matanzas Avenue and S MacDill Avenue will close.  Left turn movements for westbound motorists on W Swann Avenue at the S MacDill Avenue intersection and for northbound and southbound motorists on S MacDill Avenue at the W Swann Avenue intersection will be prohibited during construction.

A crosswalk on S MacDill Avenue will be closed during the Phase 2 construction.  Pedestrian access will be maintained via signage at all times.

It is anticipated that all lanes on W Swann Avenue and S MacDill Avenue will be open by 7 am on Friday, March 27, 2020, weather permitting.

The City recommends using alternate routes to avoid traffic congestion.

Westbound and eastbound motorists can use W Azeele Street between S Armenia Avenue and Henderson Boulevard in lieu of W Swann Avenue.  Northbound and southbound motorists can use S Howard Avenue or Henderson Boulevard between W Morrison Avenue and W Azeele Street in lieu of S MacDill Avenue.

Trucks can use Henderson Boulevard/S Dale Mabry Highway between W Azeele Street and W Bay to Bay Boulevard in lieu of S MacDill Avenue.

 

CWS-19-0000387

 

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

For additional information, please contact:

Albert Calloway, Chief Construction Engineer

City of Tampa Contract Administration / Construction Management

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