Temporary Road Closure E Bird Street to begin December 20, 2017 for Utility Construction

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A portion of E Bird Street between N Florida Avenue to N Nebraska Avenue will close on Wednesday, December 20, 2017, for water maintenance.  E Bird Street between I-275 northbound off-ramp and N Nebraska Avenue will close at 9 am on December 20, 2017, as the City contractor relocates a fire hydrant on the south side of E Bird Street to the north side of E Bird Street.   Access to the I-275 southbound on-ramp will be available from N Florida Avenue.
All lanes on E Bird Street are scheduled to be open to traffic by 4 pm on Friday, December 22, 2017, weather permitting. 
The sidewalks on E Bird Street will be closed during construction.  Pedestrian access will be maintained via signage to other sidewalks in the area at all times.
The City recommends using alternate routes to avoid traffic congestion.  Motorists traveling eastbound and westbound can use E Waters Avenue between N Florida Avenue and N Nebraska Avenue in lieu of E Bird Street.
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