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Temporary Lane Closure W Columbus Drive that began February 18th 2021 for Utility Construction to be extended

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A portion of W Columbus Drive between N Dale Mabry Highway and N MacDill Avenue that closed daily from 9 am to 4 pm beginning on Thursday, February 18, 2021 for utility construction will be extended.  A City of Tampa contractor will be installing a water sampling station on the south side of W Columbus Drive between N Himes Avenue and N Glen Avenue.  One (1) eastbound lane on W Columbus Drive between N Dale Mabry Highway and N Glen Avenue will close at 9 am Monday, March 22, 2021.

One (1) eastbound lane on W Columbus Drive between N Dale Mabry Highway and N Glen Avenue will be maintained at all times during construction, with delays.

Sidewalks within the work area will be closed.  Pedestrian access will be maintained via signage to other sidewalks in the area at all times during construction

It is anticipated that all lanes on W Columbus Drive between N Dale Mabry Highway and N Glen Avenue will be open by 4 pm on Monday, April 5, 2021, weather permitting.

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

Eastbound motorists can use W Tampa Bay Boulevard or W Spruce Street between N Dale Mabry Highway and N MacDill Avenue, in lieu of W Columbus Drive.  

Eastbound trucks can use W Cypress Street between N Dale Mabry Highway and N MacDill Avenue, in lieu of W Columbus Drive.  

CWS-20-0000603

See all road closures at tampa.gov/RoadClosures

 


For additional information, please contact:

Albert Calloway, Chief Construction Engineer

City of Tampa Contract Administration / Construction Management

Phone: (813) 635-3400 
Email: albert.calloway@tampagov.net