Beginning at 6pm tonight, the eastbound lane on West Columbus Drive will be closed between North Gomez Avenue and North Habana Avenue while the Tampa Water Department repairs a water main break. Barricades and signs will be located in the area to assist with traffic flow. All lanes will reopen to normal traffic patterns by 7am, Friday, May 27. However, the sidewalk will remain closed to pedestrians until 5pm, Tuesday, May 31.
Please use caution when driving in the area. Modifications may be necessary during the course of the work. Work schedules are contingent upon weather conditions. The staff and crews of the Tampa Water Department appreciate everyone's patience during this time.
For additional information, contact:
Elias Franco, Water Distribution & Consumer Services Manager
Office: (813) 274-8335
Cell: (813) 352-3607
Fax: (813) 274-8358