Temporary Road Closures

Temporary Road Closures

Location:

Athens Street from Mill Street to Dodecanese Avenue

 

Time Period:

Monday, January 25, 2021 through approximately April 30, 2021

Work will occur at night to minimize disruptions

 

Reason:

Duke Energy’s contractor (Pike Electric) will be performing replacement and upgrades to the electrical infrastructure (poles, lines and transformers).

 

MOT:

Please exercise caution in this area when workers are present.  The road will not be completely closed – traffic will be maintained utilizing dedicated flaggers.

The City has been notified by Duke Energy that they are constructing a new electrical substation at the site of the Tarpon Springs Operations Center that is just to the west of Cycadia Cemetery.  Demolition of the old facility is currently underway.  There will be periodic lane closures and heavy equipment on Cemetery Road during the duration of demolition and construction.

Questions or concerns about this project should be directed to Duke Energy at 877-840-0101 or email FLTransmissionEnhancements@duke-energy.com.

Location:

Live Oak Street between Safford Avenue and Disston Avenue

Time Period:

January 20-May 2021

Reason:

Installation of a box culvert and associated infrastructure as part of the Grosse Avenue and Pent Street Stormwater Project

MOT:

Please exercise caution in this area when workers are present and observe traffic detours.  Detour via Walton Avenue – Tarpon Avenue – Ring /Pine/Safford (see below).

Live Oak Detour

Location:

Pinellas Trail in the area of Live Oak Street

Time Period:

Through April 30 2021

Reason:

This closure is due to the Grosse Avenue Stormwater Project and the adjacent closure of Live Oak Street

MOT:

Please exercise caution and follow all detours as marked.

Pinellas Trail Closure MOT

 

Location:  North Ring Avenue between Orange Street and Pine Street

Time Period:  NIGHT WORK ONLY! 8:00 pm TO 6:00 am beginning Thursday, March 11 through Friday, March 19, 2021

Reason:  Installation of a replacement sewer line and taps.

MOT:  Only local traffic will be permitted.  Use Grosse Avenue or Safford Avenue as alternate routes.