Traffic Advisory for the annual Gasparilla Distance Classic – Saturday, February 22 & Sunday, February 23, 2020

Posted
09/10/20
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Traffic is expected to be heavy this weekend in and around downtown Tampa/Bayshore Boulevard due to the Gasparilla Distance Classic races.  Drivers and pedestrians alike are advised to allow for extra travel time and to travel through the area with caution. Barricades and signs will be located to assist with traffic flow.

 

STREET/LANE CLOSURE SCHEDULE:

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 22, 2020

2:00 a.m.

  • E Brorein Street from S Jefferson Street to Bayshore Boulevard
  • W Platt Street/Channelside Drvie from S Parker Street to S Nebraska Avenue
  • Selmon Expressway eastbound Exit 6A Downtown West ramp to S Florida Avenue
  • Bayshore Boulevard from W Brorein Street to W Platt Street
  • S Ashley Drive between E Whiting Street and Channelside Drive
  • S Franklin Street between E Whiting Street and Water Street
  • S Florida Avenue between E Whiting Street and Water Street
  • E Whiting Street (WB Lane Only) from S Florida Avenue to S Tampa Street
  • S Morgan Street between E Brorein Street and Water Street

 

4:30 a.m.

  • S Tampa Street from E Whiting Street to E Brorein Street

 

6:00 a.m.

  • Bayshore Boulevard between W Platt Street and W Gandy Boulevard
  • W Gandy Boulevard between S Zion Street and Bayshore Boulevard

 

 

SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 23, 2020

3:00 a.m.

  • Bayshore Boulevard between E Brorein Street and W Swann Avenue
  • W Platt Street/Channelside Drive from S Plant Avenue to S Florida Avenue

 

4:00 a.m.

  • S Franklin Street (SB Lane Only) from E Whiting Street to E Brorein Street
  • S Franklin Street between Channelside Drive and Water Street
  • E Whiting Street (WB Lane Only)  from S Florida Avenue to S Tampa Street

 

5:00 a.m.

  • Bayshore Boulevard between W Swann Avenue and W Gandy Boulevard

 

6:00 a.m.

  • S Plant Avenue between W Platt Street and NB Davis Island Bridge
  • NB Davis Island Bridge between S Plant Avenue and Davis Boulevard
  • Davis Boulevard between NB Davis Island Bridge and Arbor Place
  • Arbor Place between Davis Boulevard and Columbia Drive
  • Columbia Drive between Arbor Place and Barbados Avenue
  • Barbados Avenue between Columbia Drive and Channel Drive
  • Channel Drive between Barbados Avenue and S Davis Boulevard
  • S Davis Boulevard between Hudson Avenue and W Davis Boulevard
  • W Davis boulevard between Davis Boulevard and S Davis Boulevard
  • Davis Boulevard between SB Davis Island bridge and W Davis Boulevard
  • SB Davis Island Bridge between Bayshore Boulevard and Davis Boulevard

 

       

 

See all road closures at www.tampagov.net/RoadClosures.

 

 

The Tampa Police Department would like to remind all run participants and spectators to report suspicious activity. If you see something, say something. No tip is too small. Report anything suspicious to the nearest police officer or submit an anonymous tip using the TPD mobile app available on iPhones and Androids.

 

 Gasparilla Distance Classic Map

 

 Gasparilla Distance Classic Map

For additional information, please contact:

Traffic Management Center, Smart Mobility Division

Department of Transportation and Stormwater Services

(813) 274-7358; TrafficManagement@tampagov.net