Temporary Road Closure Water Street (formerly Old Water Street) to begin July 18, 2019 for Utility Construction
A portion of Water Street (formerly Old Water Street) between S Florida Avenue and S Morgan Street will close on Thursday, July 18, 2019, as part of Phase 4 of the Wastewater Capital Improvement project. A City contractor will be installing a 54” sewer force main on Water Street between Marriott Waterside Hotel loading dock and S Morgan Street.
As part of the phase 4 construction work, Water Street between S Florida Avenue and S Morgan Street will close at 9 am on Thursday, July 18, 2019.
This phase of construction is scheduled to be completed by 4 pm on Saturday, August 24, 2019, weather permitting.
One (1) additional phase will follow the Phase 4 construction work and will include the intersection closure of Water Street and S Morgan Street.
The entire Wastewater project is expected to be completed by fall 2020, weather permitting.
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:
Albert Calloway, Chief Construction Engineer
City of Tampa, Contract Administration / Construction Management
(813) 635-3400; Albert.Calloway@tampagov.net