BLOG – Let’s Paint the Bridge!

More piers are getting a new coat of paint! Extension crews are painting multiple structures throughout project limits. All the piers from the west moving towards Manhattan should be completely painted by Christmas. Up top, crews have resumed painting the finbacks, the drainage covers, and the steel tubs on the east end.

Media Alert – Selmon Extension Construction Alerts Week of October 30 – November 6, 2020

Media Alert
October 30, 2020

Contact Information:
Kym Graves, Project Information Officer
Kym@SelmonExtension.com 
813-613-2306

SELMON EXTENSION CONSTRUCTION ALERTS WEEK OF OCTOBER 30 – NOVEMBER 6, 2020

  • Modified traffic pattern remains on the south side of Westshore/Gandy intersection. The right-turn and thru-lane share the same lane.
  • Crosswalk closure in effect (between Westshore Office Center and Circle K) along the west side of Westshore Boulevard.
  • A yield sign remains in place at the bottom off-ramp onto westbound Gandy Boulevard from the Expressway.
  • Sidewalk closure remains in place on eastbound Gandy Boulevard between the Dale Mabry Highway interchange and Lois Avenue.

We want to remind motorists that the posted construction speed limit is 45 miles per hour.

 SelmonExtension.com | @SelmonExtension | Facebook.com/SelmonExtension

 

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MEDIA ALERT- SELMON EXTENSION CONSTRUCTION ALERTS WEEK OF OCTOBER 24 – 31, 2020

Media Alert

October 23, 2020

 

Contact Information:

Kym Graves, Project Information Officer

Kym@SelmonExtension.com

813-613-2306

 

SELMON EXTENSION CONSTRUCTION ALERTS WEEK OF OCTOBER 24 – 31, 2020

  • Beginning on Tuesday, October 27, 2020, CubeSmart will temporarily implement overnight head-to-head traffic configuration along Gandy Boulevard between Trask Street and Westshore Boulevard for underground utility work until Saturday, October 31, 2020. Drivers should use caution while traveling in this area.
  • Modified traffic pattern remains on the south side of Westshore/Gandy intersection. The right-turn and thru-lane share the same lane.
  • Crosswalk closure in effect (between Westshore Office Center and Circle K) along the west side of Westshore Boulevard.
  • A yield sign remains in place at the bottom off-ramp onto westbound Gandy Boulevard from the Expressway.
  • Sidewalk closure remains in place on eastbound Gandy Boulevard between the Dale Mabry Highway interchange and Lois Avenue.

 

We want to remind motorists that the posted construction speed limit is 45 miles per hour.

 SelmonExtension.com | @SelmonExtension | Facebook.com/SelmonExtension

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BLOG – More Businesses Coming Soon on Gandy

       

South Tampa is not only getting a new bridge but more businesses are opening on Gandy Boulevard just in the time for the holidays. The Gandy Commons’ Publix is set to open later this year, a new CubeSmart is scheduled to open in November as well as a new Woody’s Wash Shack. For a complete list of all the Gandy businesses along the corridor, check out our Shop Gandy website https://shopgandy.com/business-directory/.

Media Alert – Selmon Extension Construction Alerts Week of October 17 – 23, 2020

Media Alert
October 16, 2020

Contact Information:
Kym Graves, Project Information Officer
Kym@SelmonExtension.com 
813-613-2306

SELMON EXTENSION CONSTRUCTION ALERTS WEEK OF OCTOBER 17 – 23, 2020

  • Beginning on Monday, October 19, 2020, CubeSmart will temporarily implement overnight head-to-head traffic configuration along Gandy Boulevard between Trask Street and Westshore Boulevard for underground utility work. Please use caution while traveling in this area.
  • Modified traffic pattern remains on the south side of Westshore/Gandy intersection. The right-turn and thru-lane share the same lane.
  • Crosswalk closure in effect (between Westshore Office Center and Circle K) along the west side of Westshore Boulevard.
  • A yield sign remains in place at the bottom off-ramp onto westbound Gandy Boulevard from the Expressway.
  • Sidewalk closure remains in place on eastbound Gandy Boulevard between the Dale Mabry Highway interchange and Lois Avenue.

We want to remind motorists that the posted construction speed limit is 45 miles per hour.

  SelmonExtension.com | @SelmonExtension | Facebook.com/SelmonExtension

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BLOG – Brick Paving Moves Towards Manhattan Intersection

     

Crews have been pounding the pavement in the median installing thousands of brick pavers as part of the Selmon Extension landscaping and hardscaping efforts. Crews have nearly completed work from the west end of the approach ramp to Hesperides Street. They’re on track to reach the Manhattan Avenue intersection before the end of the November, weather permitting. Brick pavers are currently working during the daytime and nighttime with inside lane closures.

Media Alert – Selmon Extension Construction Alerts Week of October 10 – 16, 2020

Media Alert
October 9, 2020
 
Contact Information:
Kym Graves, Project Information Officer
Kym@SelmonExtension.com 
813-613-2306

SELMON EXTENSION CONSTRUCTION ALERTS WEEK OF OCTOBER 10 – 16, 2020

  • Beginning on Sunday, October 11, 2020, CubeSmart will temporarily implement overnight head-to-head traffic configuration along Gandy Boulevard between Trask Street and Westshore Boulevard for underground utility work. Please use caution while traveling in this area.
  • Modified traffic pattern remains on the south side of Westshore/Gandy intersection. The right-turn and thru-lane share the same lane.
  • Crosswalk closure in effect (between Westshore Office Center and Circle K) along the west side of Westshore Boulevard.
  • A yield sign remains in place at the bottom off-ramp onto westbound Gandy Boulevard from the Expressway.
  • Sidewalk closure remains in place on eastbound Gandy Boulevard between the Dale Mabry Highway interchange and Lois Avenue.

We want to remind motorists that the posted construction speed limit is 45 miles per hour.

 SelmonExtension.com | @SelmonExtension | Facebook.com/SelmonExtension

BLOG – Dale Mabry Highway Dedicated Right-Turn Lane

Drivers will soon be able to utilize the dedicated right-turn-only lane at the intersection of Gandy Boulevard and Dale Mabry Highway. Selmon Extension crews will temporarily pave the dedicated turn-lane heading south towards MacDill Airforce Base as well as other areas around the intersection in November, weather permitting. Once the project is complete, drivers approaching the intersection will have two left-turn lanes, two thru lanes, and a dedicated right.