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Construction to Begin Nov. 1, 2021/in Alerts
Construction crews will begin work on the Southeast Seminole Heights Flooding Relief Project on Monday, Nov. 1, 2021. Work will take place in Southeast Seminole Heights, Old Seminole Heights and South Seminole Heights, with construction beginning simultaneously in three locations:
Crest Avenue will be closed to thru traffic from North River Boulevard to North Highland Avenue. Northbound Central Avenue will be closed from East Caracas Street to Hillsborough Avenue. Traffic on northbound Central Avenue will be detoured at East Osborne Avenue to Florida Avenue and Nebraska Avenue.
Also in November, construction crews will be digging up and verifying utilities on Crest Avenue, on Caracas Street between I-275 and Taliaferro Avenue, and other various locations. Additionally, crews from Tampa Electric, Charter/Spectrum and Frontier will begin relocating utilities at North Taliaferro Avenue and East Caracas Street in advance of pipeline installation.
Meeting Summaries Posted/in Alerts
Meeting summaries for the Crest Avenue open house (Sept. 13, 2021) and the pre-construction virtual community meeting (Sept. 15, 2021) have been posted to the project website. Go to the Documents page and look for the summaries under PDFs.
Video Explains Improvements in Seminole Heights Neighborhoods/in Alerts
Residents can learn more about the Southeast Seminole Heights Flooding Relief Project in our new automated PowerPoint video.