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Intermittent Lane Closures on East 7th Avenue Between North 38th Street and Hendry Streets

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Beginning at 9am today, all westbound lanes on East 7th Avenue will close between North 38th Street and Hendry Street while the Tampa Water Department conducts scheduled maintenance on the water distribution system. Westbound traffic will be diverted to the center turn lane. Barricades and signs will be located in the area to assist with rerouting and traffic flow. All lanes will reopen to traffic by 5pm and then close again the following morning at 9am to continue the work. Please use caution when driving in the area.

The completion of the work with a return to normal traffic patterns is expected by 5pm, Tuesday, November 2. Work schedules are contingent upon weather conditions. The staff and crews of the Tampa Water Department appreciate everyone's patience during this time.

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For additional information, contact:
Elias Franco, Water Distribution & Consumer Services Manager 

Office: (813) 274-8335
Cell: (813) 352-3607
Fax: (813) 274-8358