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

Posted
12/04/19

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.

Road Closure

CWS-20-0000042/CWS-20-0000069

 

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; albert.calloway@tampagov.net