December 15, 2017
Mellisa McColley, Project Information Officer
Tampa, FL – Preparation work continues for the Selmon Extension
Beginning Monday, December 18, 2017 through Wednesday, December 20, 2017 from 9 am to 5 pm the Southbound SR 618 (Selmon Expressway) Dale Mabry Highway exit ramp right shoulder will be closed for geotechnical work. In addition, there may be short intermittent temporary lane closures along Eastbound and Westbound Gandy Boulevard from Monday, December 18 through Friday, December 22 from 7 am to 6 pm to allow TECO to accurately locate utilities, again in preparation for the Selmon Extension.
Also beginning Monday, December 18, 2017 and continuing through Friday, December 22, 2017 from 9 pm to 6 am, both Eastbound and Westbound Gandy Boulevard left thru lanes between Westshore Boulevard and Bridge Street will be closed. There will also be an Eastbound Gandy Boulevard left thru lane closure during this same time frame just east of S Church Avenue and west of Dale Mabry Highway. There may be intermittent stop and go traffic queue restrictions both Eastbound and Westbound Gandy Boulevard at the Bridge Street turn lanes at night. Workers will be performing geotechnical work, installing barrier wall and installing temporary striping and signing.
Customers are reminded that the Gandy Park South on the Southside of Gandy Boulevard and the Al Palonis Park on the north side of Gandy Boulevard is closed for the duration of the Selmon Extension construction. The Gandy Boat ramp will remain open. Thank you for your patience and understanding.
Please watch out for sudden stops, merging traffic and work zone operations.
For more information, call 813.613.2306 or email Mellisa@SelmonExtension.com.