Beginning at 9am today, the outside eastbound lane on East Kennedy Boulevard will be closed between North Meridian Avenue and North 11th Street while the Tampa Water Department conducts maintenance on the water distribution system. In addition, the outside northbound turning lane on North Meridian Avenue will be closed between East Kennedy Boulevard and East Jackson Street during this time. Barricades and signs will be located in the area to assist with rerouting and traffic flow. Please consider alternate routes and use caution when driving in the area. Modifications to lane closures 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 today. Work schedules are contingent upon weather conditions. The staff and crews of the Tampa Water Department appreciate everyone's patience during this time.
See all road closures at www.tampa.gov/RoadClosures
For additional information, contact:
Elias Franco, Water Operations Director
Office: (813) 274-8335
Cell: (813) 352-3607