Temporary Lane Closures on S Willow Avenue, W Platt Street & W Cleveland Street to begin February 12, 2018 for Road Maintenance

02/06/18
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A portion of S Willow Avenue between W Platt Street and W Cleveland Street will close on Monday, February 12, 2018, as part of Willow Avenue improvement project. A City contractor will pave and install new pavement markings on S Willow Avenue between W Platt Street and W Cleveland Street. One (1) northbound lane and one (1) southbound lane on S Willow Avenue between W Platt Street and W Cleveland Street will close daily from 9:30 am to 3:30 pm beginning on February 12, 2018. One (1) northbound lane and one (1) southbound lane on S Willow Avenue between W Platt Street and W Cleveland Street will remain open at all times during construction.

As part of the paving operation, a portion of W Platt Street between S Armenia Avenue and S Willow Avenue and W Cleveland between South Boulevard and S Willow Avenue will also close on February 12, 2018, for paving operations. One (1) eastbound lane on W Platt Street between S Dakota Avenue and S Willow Avenue and one (1) westbound lane on W Cleveland between S Delaware Avenue and S Willow Avenue will close daily from 9:30 am to 3:30 pm to stage the paving equipment during construction.

The eastbound Selmon Expressway on-ramp on W Platt Street east of the S Willow Avenue intersection will remain open during construction. The westbound Selmon Expressway Willow Avenue off-ramp and westbound on-ramp on W Cleveland Street will remain open during construction with traffic delays.

During construction portions of the sidewalks will be temporarily closed on S Willow Avenue, W Platt Street & W Cleveland Street. Traffic control flaggers will be available to assist with pedestrian crossings at the intersections of S Willow Avenue and W Platt Street and S Willow Avenue and W Cleveland Street at all times.

All lanes on S Willow Avenue, W Platt Street & W Cleveland Street will reopen to traffic by 3:30 pm on Friday, February 16, 2018, weather permitting.

The City of Tampa recommends that motorists use alternate routes to avoid congestion.

A high-resolution map with the City of Tampa's suggested alternate routes can be found embedded below:

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

Temporary Lane Closures S Willow Avenue, W Platt St & W Cleveland St to begin February 12, 2018 for road maintenance, to be released today, February 6, 2018

For additional information, please contact:

Don Cermeno, Construction Engineer
City of Tampa Contract Administration / Construction Management
(813) 635-3400, Don.cermeno@tampagov.net