All eastbound lanes on Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard are now closed between North 22nd Street and North 24th Street while the Tampa Water Department repairs a water main break. In addition, the northbound lane on North 22nd Street is also closed between Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard and East 31st Avenue as part of this repair work. Barricades and signs are located in the area to assist with traffic flow. Please use caution when driving in the area. Modifications may be necessary during the course of the work.
The completion of the work with a return to normal traffic patterns is expected by 5pm, Tuesday, July 11. The Tampa Water Department may need to return at a later date to complete additional work. An update will be provided at that time. 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:
Sonia Quinones, Supervisor-Communications and Conservation, Water
Office: (813) 274-8345
Cell: (813) 447-0338