Temporary Road Closure on W Cass Street to begin August 27, 2019 for Stormwater Construction
A portion of W Cass Street between N Boulevard and N Willow Avenue will close beginning on Tuesday, August 27, 2019, as part of the Cypress Street Outfall Regional Stormwater Improvements Design-Build project. This project will be completed in multiple phases. During Phase 1A and 1B, a City contractor will be installing stormwater box culverts, water mains, sanitary sewer, sidewalks and associated improvements along W Cass Street between N Boulevard and N Rome Avenue. The project also includes signalization upgrade at the intersection of W Cass Street and N Willow Avenue.
During Phase 1A, W Cass Street between N Boulevard and N Willow Avenue will close at 9 am on August 27, 2019 and will reopen to traffic by 4 pm on Monday, January 20, 2020, weather permitting.
Sidewalks on the north and south sides of W Cass Street between N Boulevard and N Willow Avenue will be closed during construction. Pedestrian access will be maintained via signage to other sidewalks in the area at all times.
Phase 1B construction on W Cass Street between N Willow Avenue and N Rome Avenue will begin on Monday, January 27, 2020.
During future phases, after the completion of Phases 1A and 1B, there will be closures on N Rome Avenue between W Cass Street and W Kennedy Boulevard and on W Gray Street between N Rome Avenue and N Tampania Avenue.
For local access, contact the Project Hotline (813) 744-3246.
The entire Cypress Street Outfall project is schedule to be completed in the summer 2021.
The City recommends using alternative routes to avoid traffic congestion.
A hi-resolution map with the City of Tampa's suggested detour routes can be found embedded below:
See all road closures at www.tampagov.net/RoadClosures
For additional information, please contact:
Matt Anderson, Project Manager
Woodruff & Sons, Inc.
(941) 756-1871, firstname.lastname@example.org
Albert Calloway, Construction Engineer
City of Tampa Contract Administration / Construction Management
(813) 635-3400; email@example.com