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Project Details
Work Type Repaving
Phase Completed
Limits from west of Brevard Avenue to Meridian Avenue
Length 1.2 miles


The Florida Department of Transportation’s contractor, Preferred Materials, Inc., is repaving approximately 1.2 miles of SR 60 (Kennedy Boulevard/Jackson Street) and US Business 41 (Nebraska Avenue) from Brevard Avenue to Meridian Avenue in Downtown Tampa.

Other improvements include:

  • Upgrading sidewalks and curb ramps
  • Constructing curb extensions
  • Changing the number of travel lanes and on-street parking spaces at select locations
  • Adding a new two-way protected bike lane (cycle track) along Jackson Street
  • Adding a new traffic signal with pedestrian crossing at Jackson St. and Governor St.

Work continues along Jackson Street as crews perform drainage and sidewalk construction.

Construction activities and lane closures are occurring during daytime and nighttime hours. Access to driveways and side streets are being maintained. 

This project is being constructed in segments:  

  • Kennedy Boulevard from Brevard Street to Ashley Drive
  • Ashley Drive from Kennedy Boulevard to Jackson Street
  • Jackson Street from Ashley Drive to Meridian Avenue
  • Nebraska Avenue from Jackson Street to Kennedy Boulevard
  • Kennedy Boulevard from Nebraska Avenue to Meridian Avenue 
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Contact Information
Media Contact
Kris Carson
Lane Closures
  • There are no lane closures at this time.
Project Files
Project Images
Jackson Street Protected Bike Lane August 2018
Jackson Street Crosswalk August 2018
Jackson Street Protected Bike Lanes August 2018
Jackson Street Crosswalk June 2018
Newly Paved Lanes on Jackson Street June 2018
Curb Bulb Out on Jackson Street June 2018
Pedestrian Crossing at Jackson Street and Frankin Street
Sidewalk and curb ramp work on Jackson Street and Franklin Street May 2018
Future Two-way Protected Bike Lane ( Cycle Track) along Jackson Street May 2018
Paving of Jackson Street May 2018
Milling of Jackson Street May 2018
Drainage Installation Jan 2018
Pipe Excavation jan 2018
Sidewalk Improvements Jan 2018