Beginning at 9 am today, all eastbound lanes and the inside westbound lane of West Sligh Avenue between North Florida Avenue and North Highland Avenue will be closed while the Tampa Water Department returns to complete additional repairs following earlier work on the water distribution system. Barricades and signage will be located in the area to assist with rerouting and traffic flow. Please consider alternate routes and use caution when driving in the area. Modifications to lane closures may be necessary during the course of the work.
The completion of the work with a return to normal traffic patterns is expected by 8 pm today. Work schedules are contingent upon weather conditions. The Tampa Water Department may need to return at a later date to complete additional work. An update will be provided at that time. Work schedules are contingent upon weather conditions. The staff and crews of the Tampa Water Department appreciate everyone's patience during this time.
See all road closures at www.tampa.gov/RoadClosures
For additional information, contact:
Elias Franco, Water Distribution & Consumer Services Manager
Office: (813) 274-8335
Cell: (813) 352-3607
Fax: (813) 274-8358