N. 62nd Street at Broadway Avenue Closing Monday Morning
Tampa, FL – Beginning at 8 a.m. Monday, May 22, N. 62nd Street is to close just south of Broadway Avenue in Tampa. This closure will allow crews to perform roadway widening, drainage and sidewalk installation work at this location.
This section of N. 62nd Street is expected to reopen by mid-July 2023, weather permitting. During this closure, motorists will have to detour around the work zone using Orient Road and 14th Avenue to access N. 62nd Street.
Electronic message boards and detour signs will assist motorists traveling through the area. Access to businesses, residents, and emergency vehicles to be maintained.
The Florida Department of Transportation's contractor, Watson Civil Construction, Inc., is repaving 62nd Street North from Columbus Drive to the CSX Intermodal Center in Tampa.
Other improvements include replacing the existing drainage ditch with a closed reinforced concrete pipe system, adding bike lanes, and installing sidewalks. Construction activities are expected to finish in summer of 2024.
For more information on this project or to sign-up to receive construction updates and traffic alerts, please visit FDOTtampabay.com.