Temporary Road Closure on W Swann Avenue to continue May 9, 2018 for Roadway Improvements

07/06/18

(This is an update to a Traffic Advisory issued on May 8, 2018)

A portion of W Swann Avenue between S Armenia Avenue and S MacDill Avenue closed on Monday, April 9, 2018 for a Capital Improvement project.  The City contractor is installing drainage, curbing, and sidewalks on W Swann Avenue between S Armenia Avenue and S Gomez Avenue as part of a stormwater improvement project.  This construction work on W Swann Avenue will be completed in 4 phases over a 5 month period. 

Phase 1 work was completed on May 8, 2018.

In order to facilitate the construction time, Phases 2 and 3 were combined.  W Swann Avenue between S Tampania Avenue and S Habana Avenue closed beginning at 9 am on Wednesday, May 9, 2018.  S Audubon Avenue between W De Leon Street and W Fountain Boulevard also closed at the intersection at W Swann Avenue.  It is anticipated that the Phase 2/Phase 3 work will be completed by 4 pm on Friday, July 27, 2018, weather permitting. 

In Phase 4, W Swann Avenue between S Audubon Avenue and S Gomez Avenue will be closed at the S Habana Avenue intersection.  S Habana Avenue between the emergency entrance to Memorial Hospital of Tampa and W Swann Avenue will also be closed during this phase.

Sidewalks on W Swann Avenue will be closed during the construction. Pedestrians will be detoured to other available sidewalks with signage.

S Audubon Avenue between W De Leon Street and W Fountain Boulevard is expected to reopen at the intersection at W Swann Avenue at 4 pm on Friday, July 20, 2018, weather permitting.  It is anticipated that the Phase 2/Phase 3 work will be completed by 4 pm on Friday, July 27, 2018, weather permitting. 

The entire Capital Improvement project on W Swann Avenue between S Armenia Avenue and S Gomez Avenue is expected to be completed by September 7, 2018.

The City recommends using alternative routes to avoid traffic congestion.

Road Closure

CWS-18-0000255

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