Lanes on southbound and northbound Himes are closed near Cypress street.

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Tampa, Florida -- Effective immediately, the northbound turn lane onto Cypress Street at the Himes Avenue intersection is closed while department crews investigate a cave in over a wastewater mainline.

Additionally, on Himes Avenue the northbound the middle lane is closed and all traffic is being merged into the easternmost northbound lane. On Himes Avenue southbound - the middle lane is closed and all traffic is being merged into the westernmost outside lane.

Barricades and signs are in place to direct traffic around the closed lanes and work area although driver are encouraged to use alternate routes during this closure to avoid any potential traffic congestion. The scheduled completion date for this repair is May 16th, barring unforeseen circumstances or inclement weather.

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