A section of West St. Joseph Street between N Himes Avenue and N Glen Avenue remains closed while department crews begin emergency repairs to an 8” sewer gravity mainline. Detours are in place with signage and barricades on-site to assist with traffic flow and rerouting.
The completion of the work, including restoration of the work area, is expected by 5 p.m., Friday, August 20, weather permitting. An update will be provided should the repair schedule change. The City of Tampa recommends that motorists use alternative routes to avoid traffic congestion. See all road closures at www.tampa.gov/RoadClosures
For additional information, please contact:
Eric Weiss, P.E., Director
City of Tampa – Wastewater Department
(813) 274-8039; firstname.lastname@example.org