Temporary Lane/Road Closures on Channelside Drive to begin March 11, 2019 for Road Construction
A portion of Channelside Drive between E Cumberland Avenue and S Meridian Avenue/Beneficial Drive will close beginning on Monday, March 11, 2019 at 9 am for road construction. A private contractor will be installing center medians, pedestrian crosswalks and resurfacing portions of Channelside Drive between E Cumberland Avenue and S Meridian Avenue/Beneficial Drive. This construction work will be done in two phases.
During the first phase of work, the westbound lane on Channelside Drive between E Cumberland Avenue and S 12th Street will close at 9 am on Monday, March 11, 2019. One eastbound lane will be maintained during this portion of work. Phase 1 work is anticipated to be completed by 1 am on Monday, March 25, 2019, weather permitting.
The second phase of work will begin immediately upon the completion of Phase 1. On Monday, March 25, 2019 at appropriately 1 am, Channelside Drive between E Cumberland Avenue and South 12th Street will close. All lanes on Channelside Drive between E Cumberland Avenue and S 12th Street will be open to traffic by 4pm on Thursday, March 28, 2019, weather permitting.
The City of Tampa recommends that motorists use alternate routes to avoid traffic congestion.
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Questions or comments should be directed to the project team by email at
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For additional information, please contact:
Catherine M. Coyle, Planning & Urban Design Manager
City of Tampa Planning & Development Department
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