Temporary Road Closure of Channelside Drive to begin March 21, 2018 for Roadway and Infrastructure Improvements

03/20/18
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A portion of Channelside Drive between S Jefferson Street and Old Water Street will close nightly beginning on Wednesday, March 21, 2018, for roadway and infrastructure improvements.   Eastbound Channelside Drive between S Jefferson Street and Old Water Street will close nightly from 9 pm to 5 am the following morning on the following nights:

 

Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Thursday, March 22, 2018

Sunday, March 25, 2018 (1 hour after last Disney On Ice ends)

Monday, March 26, 2018 (1 hour after Lightning game ends)

Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Thursday, March 29, 2018

Sunday, April 8, 2018

Thursday, April 19, 2018 

 

The intersection at Channelside Drive, E Brorein Street, and Old Water Street will close at 9 am on Monday, March 19, 2018, for roadway and infrastructure improvements.  During construction, northbound left turns from Old Water Street to westbound E Brorein Street will be prohibited.  Additionally, westbound left turns on Channelside Drive at the intersection of Old Water Street will be prohibited.  The intersection of Channelside Drive, E Brorein Street and Old Water Street is scheduled to open to traffic by 5 pm on Thursday, April 19, 2018, weather permitting.

 

Additionally, a portion of Old Water Street between South Florida Avenue and Channelside Drive will remain closed for roadway and infrastructure improvements.  All lanes on Old Water Street between S Morgan Street and Channelside Drive are scheduled to open to traffic by 3:30 pm on Friday, March 30, 2018, weather permitting.

 

S Nebraska Avenue between Channelside Drive and E Brorein Street and E Eunice Avenue between S Jefferson Street and S Nebraska Avenue are scheduled to reopen to traffic by 3:30 pm on Sunday, April 15, 2018, weather permitting.

 

Moreover, S Nebraska Avenue between E Brorein Street and E Whiting Street and E Walton Street between S Nebraska Avenue and S Caesar Street are both scheduled to be open to traffic by 4 pm on Wednesday, April 11, 2018, weather permitting.  During the construction, Finley Street and S Caesar Street will remain open for local truck traffic only.

 

S Caesar Street between Channelside Drive and E Walton Street will remain closed until Thursday, May 31, 2018. 

 

E Cumberland Avenue between S Jefferson and S Meridian Avenue will remain closed until Tuesday, September 4, 2018.

 

The public can stay connected with the ongoing construction project by visiting DowntownTampaGrid.com. Questions or comments should be directed to the project team by email at contactus@downtowntampagrid.com or by phone at (813) 607-GRID (4743).

 

A high-resolution map with the City of Tampa's suggested alternate routes can be found embedded below:

 

Traffic Advisory:  Temporary Road Closure Channelside Dr to begin February 21, 2018 for Road Construction, to be released today, March 20, 2018

 

CWS-18-0000279, CWS-18-0000247,  ROW-18-0000401, CWS-18-0000193, CWS-18-0000091, CWS-18-0000042, CWS-18-0000007 & CWS-17-0000293

 

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

For additional information, please contact:

Don Cermeno, Construction Engineer

City of Tampa Contract Administration / Construction Management

(813) 635-3400, Don.cermeno@tampagov.net