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Temporary Lane Closure N Central Avenue to begin March 23, 2021 for Utility Construction

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A portion of N Central Avenue between E Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard and W Osborne Avenue will close daily from 9 am to 4 pm on Tuesday, March 23, 2021 for utility construction. A utility contractor will be installing a gas service line on the east side of N Central Avenue between E Emma Street and E Cayuga Street. The northbound lane on N Central Avenue between E Emma Street and E Cayuga Street will close beginning at 9 am on March 23, 2021.

Northbound and southbound traffic will be intermittently maintained on the west side of N Central Avenue between E Emma Street and E Cayuga Street at all times during construction, with delays.

Sidewalks in the construction area will be closed during the work. Pedestrians will be detoured to other available sidewalks in the area with signage.

All lanes on N Central Avenue between E Emma Street and E Cayuga Street will be open to traffic by 4 pm on Friday, May 7, 2021, weather permitting.

The City of Tampa recommends that motorists use alternate routes to avoid congestion.

Northbound motorists can use N Florida Avenue or N Nebraska Avenue between E Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard and W Osborne Avenue, in lieu of N Central Avenue.

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