INFORMATION

Project Limits:

200 feet of approach roadway on both sides of the bridge.

Project Need:

The bridge consists of two corrugated metal pipes. There is significant corrosion at the waterline with 100% section loss at several locations throughout the pipes. This bridge is ranked 19th on the 2015 DelDOT Bridge Deficiency List.

Project Overview:

This work involves the replacement of the two (2) existing corrugated metal pipes with a precast concrete box culvert. Additional work includes the placement of riprap in the stream for scour protection, installation of guardrail as needed, and reconstruction of the approach roadway as necessary. Work will be performed under a full road closure with detour for vehicular traffic while pedestrian traffic will be maintained.

Project Timeline:

Design Phase:

Design work to be completed no later than Spring 2018

Construction Phase:

Construction work to be completed December 2018

(Reviewed and Updated on 2/22/2017)