Water main break closes S. Himes Avenue

Posted at 2:03 PM, Feb 01, 2016
and last updated 2016-02-01 14:03:12-05

If you're planning on using S. Himes as part of your commute today, you may want to find an alternate route.

The roadway is closed between W. Kensington Avenue and El Prado Boulevard while the Tampa Water Department repairs a water main break.

Barricades and signs are in the area will help assist traffic flow, but drivers are encouraged to use caution.

The repair is expected to be done by 5 p.m. today. Normal traffic patterns will resume by 5 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 2, weather permitting.