Temporary Road Closure of S Franklin Street/S Harbour Island Boulevard and Water Street (formerly Old Water Street) began December 2, 2019 for Road Improvements
A portion of S Franklin Street/S Harbour Island Boulevard between E Brorein Street and Knights Run and a portion of Water Street (formerly Old Water Street) between S Franklin Street and S Florida Avenue closed at 9 am beginning on Monday, December 2, 2019 for road improvements. A City contractor is installing concrete crosswalk, ADA ramps, and other road and drainage improvements on S Franklin Street between Channelside Drive and Water Street.
The intersection of S Franklin Street and Water Street closed at 9 am on December 2, 2019.
Sidewalks within the work area will be closed. Pedestrian access will be maintained via signage to other sidewalks in the area at all times.
All lanes on S Franklin Street between Channelside Drive and Water Street will reopen to traffic by 4 pm on Friday, December 13, 2019, weather permitting.
All lanes on Water Street between S Florida Avenue and S Franklin Street will reopen to traffic by 4 pm on Sunday, December 15, 2019, weather permitting.
The City recommends using detour routes to avoid traffic congestion.
A hi-resolution map with the City of Tampa’s suggested alternate routes can be found embedded below.
See all road closures at www.tampagov.net/RoadClosures
For additional information, please contact:
Albert Calloway, Chief Construction Engineer
City of Tampa Contract Administration / Construction Management
(813) 635-3400; firstname.lastname@example.org