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Temporary Lane Closures on N Dale Mabry Highway, W Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard and N Himes Avenue to begin February 28th 2021 for New York Yankees Spring Training Baseball Games

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A portion of N Dale Mabry Highway from W Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard to W Tampa Bay Boulevard, W Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard from N Dale Mabry Highway to N Himes Avenue and N Himes Avenue from W Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard to W Tampa Bay Boulevard will close beginning on Sunday, February 28, 2021, for New York Yankees spring training baseball game to assist with the inbound and outbound traffic pattern. 

A portion of N Dale Mabry Highway from W Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard to W Tampa Bay Boulevard will close beginning on February 28, 2021.  During inbound and outbound traffic pattern, one (1) southbound lane on N Dale Mabry Highway between W Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard and Steinbrenner Drive will close to assist motorists ingress and egress to Steinbrenner Field parking lot.

A portion of W Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard from N Dale Mabry Highway to N Himes Avenue will be closed beginning on  February 28, 2021.  During the inbound and outbound traffic pattern, one (1) eastbound lane on W Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard between N Dale Mabry Highway and N Himes Avenue and the westbound left turn lane at the Lot 1 entrance will close.  The Lot 2 exit on W Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard will be restricted to a right turn movement during ingress and egress.

A portion of N Himes Avenue from W Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard to W Tampa Bay Boulevard will also close beginning on  February 28, 2021.  During outbound traffic pattern, approximately one (1) hour before the game is over, one (1) southbound lane on N Himes Avenue between W Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard and W Ohio Avenue will close to assist motorists exiting Lot 4 and Lot B/C entrances. 

Beginning Sunday, February 28, 2021 through Monday, March 29, 2021, lane closures will occur on N Dale Mabry Highway, W Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard and N Himes Ave approximately four (4) hours before the start of each Yankees spring training home game.    Yankees home game schedule is:

  • Sunday, 2/28/21 1:05 pm
  • Monday, 3/1/21 1:05 pm
  • Wednesday, 3/3/21 6:35 pm
  • Friday, 3/5/21 1:05 pm
  • Sunday, 3/7/21 1:05 pm
  • Wednesday, 3/10/21 6:35 pm
  • Saturday, 3/13/21 1:05 pm
  • Monday, 3/15/21 1:05 pm
  • Friday, 3/19/21 6:35 pm
  • Monday, 3/22/21 6:35 pm
  • Wednesday, 3/24/21 1:05 pm
  • Friday, 3/26/21 6:35 pm
  • Saturday, 3/27/21 1:05 pm
  • Monday, 3/29/121 1:05 pm

The City recommends using alternate routes to avoid traffic congestion.  Southbound motorists can use N Armenia Avenue between W Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard and W Tampa Bay Boulevard in lieu of N Dale Mabry Highway and N Himes Avenue.  Eastbound motorists can use W Tampa Bay Boulevard between N Dale Mabry Highway to N Himes Avenue in lieu of W Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard. 

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See all road closures at www.tampa.gov/RoadClosures


For additional information, please contact:

Debbie Herrington, P.E., Transportation ROW Engineer

City of Tampa Mobility Department

Phone: (813) 274-3104 Email: debbie.herrington@tampagov.net