Temporary Lane/Road Closures on N Jefferson Street, E Whiting Street and N Pierce Street to begin August 24, 2020 for Utility Constructio

Posted
09/10/20
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A portion of N Jefferson Street between E Jackson Street and E Cumberland Avenue/E Brorein Street, E Whiting Street between N Pierce Street and N Jefferson Street and N Pierce Street between E Washington Street and E Whiting Street will close beginning on Monday, August 24, 2020 for utility construction.  A private contractor will be installing underground TECO duct bank on N Jefferson Street at the intersection of E Whiting Street for future development. 
 
Two (2) southbound lanes on N Jefferson Street between E Washington Street and E Cumberland Avenue/E Brorein Street, all lanes on E Whiting Street between N Pierce Street and N Jefferson Street and the left turn lane on N Pierce Street between E Washington Street and E Whiting Street will close at 9 am on August 24, 2020.
 
Left turn movements from N Pierce Street onto E Whiting Street will be prohibited during construction.
 
Two (2) northbound lanes on N Jefferson Street between E Cumberland Avenue/E Brorein Street and E Washington Street will be maintained during construction, with delays.
 
Access to the LeRoy Selmon Expressway eastbound on-ramp will be available from westbound E Cumberland Avenue/E Brorein Street and northbound S Jefferson Street at all times during construction. 
 
Sidewalks in the work areas will be closed during the construction.  Pedestrians will be detoured to other available sidewalks with signage.
 
All lanes on N Jefferson Street between E Washington Street and E Cumberland Avenue/E Brorein Street, E Whiting Street between N Pierce Street and N Jefferson Street and N Pierce Street between E Washington Street and E Whiting Street will reopen to traffic by 4 pm on Friday, August 28, 2020, weather permitting.
 
The City recommends using alternate routes to avoid traffic congestion.
Road Closure
ROW-20-0001807
See all road closures at www.tampagov.net/RoadClosures
For additional information, please contact:
Debbie Herrington, P.E., Right of Way Management
City of Tampa Planning & Development Department
(813) 274-3100, Option 5; debbie.herrington@tampagov.net