Temporary Road Closure on W Swann Avenue to continue May 9, 2018 for Roadway Improvements
(This is an update to Traffic Advisories issued on May 8, 2018 and July 6, 2018)
Tampa, FL (August 1, 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.
Phases 1 and 2 are completed.
Phase 3 work is presently ongoing. W Swann Avenue between S Audubon Avenue and S Habana Avenue closed on May 9, 2018. It is anticipated that the Phase 3 work will be completed by 4 pm on Friday, August 24, 2018, weather permitting.
In Phase 4, W Swann Avenue at the S Habana Avenue intersection will close at 9 am beginning on Monday, August 6, 2018. The emergency entrance to Memorial Hospital of Tampa on S Habana Avenue will remain open and accessible from W De Leon Street at all times during construction.
Sidewalks on W Swann Avenue will be closed during the construction. Pedestrians will be detoured to other available sidewalks with signage.
It is anticipated that the Phase 4 work will be completed by 4 pm on Friday, August 24, 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.
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:
Don Cermeno, Construction Engineer
City of Tampa, Contract Administration / Construction Management
(813) 635-3400; firstname.lastname@example.org