A portion of S Meridian Avenue between E Cumberland Avenue and Channelside Drive will close beginning on Monday, May 3, 2021 for road construction. A City contractor will make improvements to the existing handicap ramps and install new pedestrian signal poles on the northwest corner of Channelside Drive and S Meridian Avenue.
One (1) southbound lane on S Meridian Avenue between E Cumberland Avenue and Channelside Drive will close at 9 am on May 3, 2021.
Two (2) southbound lanes on S Meridian Avenue between E Cumberland Avenue and Channelside Drive will be maintained at all times during construction, with delays.
All lanes on S Meridian Avenue will be open to traffic by 4 pm on Friday, May 14, 2021, weather permitting.
Channelside Drive between Water Street (formerly Old Water Street) and S Jefferson Street and S Nebraska Avenue between Channelside Drive and E Cumberland Avenue is scheduled to be open by Friday, July 30, 2021, weather permitting.
The City recommends using alternate routes to avoid traffic congestion.
For additional information, please contact:
Albert Calloway, Chief Construction Engineer
City of Tampa, Contract Administration / Construction Management