Temporary Lane Closures on W Cypress Street began December 4, 2017 for Utility Construction

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A portion of W Cypress Street between Memorial Highway and N Lois Avenue closed on Monday, December 4, 2017 for utility construction.  There will be intermittent lane(s) closures of eastbound lanes on W Cypress Street between N O’Brien Street and N Manhattan Avenue daily from 9 am to 3 pm beginning on December 4, 2017.  A utility contractor will be installing new transmission poles on the south side of W Cypress Street from the E Frontage Road to N Manhattan Avenue. The work schedule will be intermittent. 


Both lanes of westbound  traffic on W Cypress Street between N Lois Avenue and E Frontage Road will be maintained at all times during construction. 


It is anticipated that all lanes on W Cypress Street between N O’Brien Street and N Manhattan Avenue will reopen to traffic by 3 pm on Friday, March 30, 2018, weather permitting.


The City of Tampa recommends that motorists use alternate routes to avoid traffic congestion.  Eastbound and westbound motorists can use W Spruce Street and W Boy Scout Boulevard between N O’Brien Street and N Lois Avenue in lieu of W Cypress Street.



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

For more information, please contact:

Catherine M. Coyle, Planning & Urban Design Manager

City of Tampa Planning & Development Department

(813) 274-3100, Option 4; catherine.coyle@tampagov.net