A portion of E Broadway Avenue between N 50th Street and E Columbus Drive/ E Broadway Avenue will close daily beginning at 9 am on Wednesday, September 16, 2020, for environmental cleanup. A private contractor will be removing contaminated soil due to a diesel spill on E Broadway Avenue between N 55th Street and N 57th Street. The eastbound lane on E Broadway Avenue between N 54th Street and N 57th Street will close beginning at 9 am on September 16, 2020.
Eastbound and westbound traffic on E Broadway Avenue between N 54th Street and N 57th Street will be intermittently maintained on the north side of E Broadway Avenue at all times during construction, with delays.
The sidewalks within the work areas will be closed during construction. Pedestrians will be detoured to other available sidewalks with signage.
E Broadway Avenue between N 54th Street and N 57th Street will reopen to traffic by 4 pm on Thursday, September 17, 2020, weather permitting.
The City of Tampa recommends that motorists use alternate routes to avoid traffic congestion.
Eastbound and westbound motorists can use E Columbus Drive between N 50th Street and E Columbus Drive/ E Broadway Avenue, in lieu of E Broadway Avenue.
See all road closures at www.tampagov.net/RoadClosures
For additional information, please contact:
Debbie Herrington, P.E., Transportation ROW Engineer
City of Tampa Mobility Department
(813) 274-3104; [email protected]