Temporary Road Closure on W Cass Street to begin August 27, 2019 for Stormwater Construction

Posted
08/22/19

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:

 

Temporary Road Closure on W Cass Street to begin August 27, 2019 for Stormwater Construction

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See all road closures at www.tampagov.net/RoadClosures

For additional information, please contact:

 

Matt Anderson, Project Manager

Woodruff & Sons, Inc.

(941) 756-1871, matta@woodruffandson.com

 

Albert Calloway, Construction Engineer

City of Tampa Contract Administration / Construction Management

(813) 635-3400; albert.calloway@tampagov.net