Temporary Road Closure Water Street (formerly Old Water Street) that began October 14, 2019 for Building Construction to be extended
(This is a revision to a Traffic Advisory issued on October 10, 2019)
A portion of Water Street (formerly Old Water Street) between S Florida Avenue and S Morgan Street that closed nightly from 11:59 pm to 6:00 am beginning on Monday, October 14, 2019, for building construction will be extended. A private contractor will place a crane on Water Street at the intersection of S Florida Avenue to complete the façade of the new overhead pedestrian bridge connecting the Marriott Waterside to the new JW Marriott.
Water Street between S Florida Avenue and S Morgan Street will close nightly beginning at 11:59 pm on Monday, October 14, 2019 until 6 am the following morning.
The sidewalk on both sides of the Water Street between S Florida Avenue and S Morgan Street will be closed during construction. Pedestrians will be detoured to other sidewalks in the area with signage.
The sidewalk on the north side of Water Street between S Florida Avenue and S Morgan Street will remain closed until August 14, 2020.
Water Street is scheduled to reopen to traffic by 6 am on Tuesday, August 31, 2020, weather permitting.
The City recommends using alternative routes to avoid traffic congestion.
See all road closures at www.tampagov.net/RoadClosures
For additional information, please contact:
Debbie Herrington, P.E., Right of Way Management
City of Tampa Planning & Development Department
(813) 274-3100, Option 5; firstname.lastname@example.org