Temporary Road Closure on S Nebraska Avenue and Lane Closures on S Jefferson Street and Channelside Drive to begin June 14, 2018 for Roadway and Infrastructure

06/13/18

A portion of S Nebraska Ave between E Brorein Street and E Whiting Street, S Jefferson Street between Channelside Drive and E Brorein Street and Channelside Drive between S Morgan Street and S Jefferson Street will close on Thursday, June 14, 2018 for roadway and infrastructure improvements.  S Nebraska Avenue between E Walton St and E Finley St will be closed at 9 a.m. on June 14, 2018 and is expected to be open to traffic by 4 p.m. Friday, August 3, 2018.

 

Additionally, a portion of S Jefferson Street between Channelside Drive and E Brorein Street and Channelside Drive between S Morgan Street and S Jefferson Street will close on Thursday, June 14, 2018 for utility maintenance.  A private contractor will be cleaning a utility manhole on S Jefferson Street between E Eunice Avenue and E Brorein Street. One (1) northbound lane on S Jefferson Street between Channelside Drive and E Brorein Street and one (1) eastbound lane on Channelside Drive between S Morgan Street and S Jefferson Street will close at 9 am on June 14, 2018 and will reopen to traffic by 3 p.m., weather permitting.

 

As part of the phased roadway realignment program planned for southern downtown Tampa, a portion of E Brorein Street between Old Water Street and S Nebraska Avenue is closed permanently.  Channelside Drive between Old Water Street and S Nebraska Avenue has been reconfigured to accommodate two (2) westbound lanes and two (2) eastbound lanes.   As part of the interim roadway realignment plan, S Nebraska Avenue between Channelside Drive and E Brorein Street was converted to a one-way, two-lane northbound road.

 

E Eunice Avenue between S Jefferson Street and S Nebraska Avenue will remain closed until Friday, June 29, 2018.

 

S Caesar Street between Channelside Drive and E Walton Street will remain closed until Tuesday, September 4, 2018. 

 

E Cumberland Avenue between S Jefferson Street and S Meridian Avenue will also 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 S Nebraska Ave and Lane Closure S Jefferson St & Channelside Dr to begin June 14, 2018 for Utility Maintenance, to be released today, June 13, 2018

 

CWS-18-0000455, CWS-18-0000413,  CWS-18-0000431, CWS-18-0000375, CWS-18-0000352, CWS-18-0000042, CWS-18-0000007, CWS-17-0000568, CWS-17-0000293

For additional information, please contact:

Don Cermeno, Construction Engineer

City of Tampa Contract Administration / Construction Management

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