A portion of S Franklin Street between E Whiting Street and E Brorein Street will close nightly beginning on Monday, January 18, 2021 for building maintenance. A city contractor will be placing a crane on S Franklin Street between E Whiting Street and Ft. Brooke Parking Garage southern entrance to replace air conditioning system on roof of the City Parking Division offices. S Franklin Street between E Whiting Street and Ft. Brooke garage southern entrance will close at 10 pm beginning on January 18, 2021.
Access to the southern entrance of Ft. Brooke Parking Garage will be maintained on S Franklin Street from the south at all times during construction.
The sidewalk in the construction area will be closed. Pedestrians will be detoured to other sidewalks in the area via signage.
All lanes on S Franklin Street between E Whiting Street and E Brorein Street will reopen by 8 am on Thursday, January 21, 2021, weather permitting.
The City of Tampa recommends that motorists use alternate routes to avoid congestion.
A high-resolution map with the City of Tampa’s suggested detour routes can be found embedded below:
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