Project Limits:

The project extends from the area near Frawley Stadium across the Christina River to its east bank in the vicinity of the Market Street / Walnut Street split of Business US 13.

Project Need:

The project is needed in order to alleviate traffic congestion near Riverfront attractions

Project Overview

This project proposes a new multi-modal crossing of the Christina River in order to add another access point to Wilmington Riverfront attractions and to improve access to US 13, I-495 and I-95. The project includes the bridge approaches and connections to the existing street grid. The project is divided into two contracts. The bridge will be built first followed by the approaches and connections to nearby streets.

Project Schedule – Bridge Project

Design and Right-of-Way Acquisition are complete.
Anticipated Start of Construction – Spring 2017
Anticipated End of Construction – TBD

Project Schedule – Approaches Project

This project is currently in the Right-of-Way Acquisition Phase
Anticipated Start of Construction – TBD & will follow completion of the Bridge Project
Anticipated End of Construction – TBD

(Reviewed and Updated on 02/24/2017)