North Florida Avenue through Tampa

Temporary Lane Closures W Gandy Boulevard and Bayshore Boulevard to begin February 15, 2021 for Utility Construction

Posted Date

A portion of W Gandy Boulevard between Bayshore Boulevard and S MacDill Avenue and a portion of Bayshore Boulevard between Interbay Boulevard and W Gandy Boulevard will close daily beginning on Monday, February 15, 2021.  A utility contractor will be installing aerial and underground communication cables on the north side of W Gandy Boulevard between Bayshore Boulevard and S MacDill Avenue and on the east side of Bayshore Boulevard between W Marlin Avenue and W Gandy Boulevard. 

One (1) westbound lane of W Gandy Boulevard between Bayshore Boulevard and S MacDill Avenue will close daily from 9 am to 4 pm beginning on February 15, 2021.  One (1) westbound lane on W Gandy Boulevard between Bayshore Boulevard and S MacDill Avenue will be maintained at all times during construction, with delays.

The northbound lane on Bayshore Boulevard between W Marlin Avenue and W Gandy Boulevard will close daily from 9 am to 3 pm beginning on February 15, 2021. Northbound and southbound traffic on Bayshore Boulevard between W Marlin Avenue and W Gandy Boulevard will be intermittently maintained in the southbound lane at all times during construction, with delays.

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

It is anticipated that all lanes on W Gandy Boulevard between Bayshore Boulevard and S MacDill Avenue and on Bayshore Boulevard between W Marlin Avenue and W Gandy Boulevard will be open to traffic by 4 pm on Monday, March 15, 2021, weather permitting. 

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

Westbound motorists can use W Euclid Avenue or Interbay Boulevard between Bayshore Boulevard and S MacDill Avenue in lieu of W Gandy Boulevard.

Northbound and southbound motorists can use S MacDill Avenue between Interbay Boulevard and W Gandy Boulevard in lieu of Bayshore Boulevard.

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


For additional information, please contact:

Debbie Herrington, P.E., Right of Way Management

City of Tampa Planning & Development Department

Phone: (813) 274-3100, Option 5

Email: debbie.herrington@tampagov.net