Media Alert November 21, 2019 Contact Information: Kym Graves, Project Information Officer Kym@SelmonExtension.com 813-613-2306
SELMON EXPRESSWAY RAMPS TO TEMPORARILY CLOSE FOR GANDY BOULEVARD DETOUR / WESTSHORE INTERSECTION DETOUR CONTINUES FOR CONSTRUCTION WORK
On Thursday, November 21, 2019, crews will temporarily close both directions of Gandy Boulevard between Dale Mabry Highway and Church Street for construction activity from 9 pm – 6 am.
Both off-ramps from Selmon Expressway to Gandy will also close starting at 7 pm and re-open at 6 am. Travelers will detour using Dale Mabry or Bay to Bay Boulevard.
Also, the detour on the west end of Gandy Boulevard continues tonight. Crews will temporarily close the intersection at Westshore and Gandy Boulevard to set bridge segments between 9 pm – 6 am.
Drivers going north or south on Westshore must take a right-turn onto Gandy Boulevard. Once on Gandy Boulevard, drivers can take the nearest U-Turn opportunity. The intersection will be open to east/west traffic, but not north/south traffic. Detour signs are posted.
Please remember the posted construction speed limit is 45 miles per hour. Speed enforcement will be in place in the signed construction zones.