Temporary Road Closure Water Street (formerly Old Water Street) to begin July 18, 2019 for Utility Construction

Posted
07/12/19

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.

Traffic Advisory: Temporary Road Closure Water Street (formerly Old Water Street) to begin July 18, 2019 Utility Construction , to be released Friday, July 12, 2019

CWS-19-0000052

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