Temporary Lane/Road Closure N Himes Avenue that began February 9, 2019 for Utility Construction to be Extended
(This is a revision to a Traffic Advisory issued on February 7, 2019)
A portion of N Himes Avenue between W Spruce Street and W Cypress Street that closed on Saturday, February 9, 2019, as part of the Midtown Tampa development project will be extended. A utility contractor will be installing sewer and water connections on N Himes Avenue between W Nassau Street and W Cypress Street as part of the next phase of construction.
Both southbound lanes on N Himes Avenue between the I-275 northbound on-ramp and W Cypress Street closed at 7 am on Saturday, February 9, 2019. The westbound left turn lane on the W Green Street/I-275 southbound off-ramp is also closed during construction. Access to W Arch Street west of N Himes Avenue will be maintained during construction by northbound left turn movements on N Himes Avenue only. Motorists exiting W Arch Street will be required proceed south on N Clearview Avenue, east on W Nassau Street and make left turn movements onto northbound N Himes Avenue at W Nassau Street.
The sidewalk on the west side of N Himes Avenue between the I-275 northbound on-ramp and W Cypress Street will be closed during construction. Pedestrians will be detoured to other available sidewalks with signage.
All lanes on N Himes Avenue will be open by 4 pm on Wednesday, February 27, 2019, weather permitting.
The City of Tampa recommends that motorist use alternative routes to avoid traffic congestion.
See all road closures at www.tampagov.net/RoadClosures
For additional information, please contact:
Catherine M. Coyle, Planning & Urban Design Manager
City of Tampa Planning & Development Department
(813) 274-3100, Option 4; email@example.com