INFORMATION

Project Overview:

Provide a multi-use path including a new bridge span over the Christina River to tie into the Wilmington Riverwalk.

Project Limits:

I-495 on the south bank of the Christina River to the DuPont Environmental Education Center

Project Need:

Phase 3 forms the final link of the six-mile New Castle Industrial Track Trail, a critical segment of the 3,000-mile East Coast Greenway. When complete, the trail will join with the Wilmington Riverwalk to provide a walking and bicycling connection between Old New Castle and downtown Wilmington with only two at-grade road crossings.

Anticipated/Actual Start Date

October 2016

Projected Construction Completion:

Summer 2018/p>

Public Workshop Information:

Public Workshop Display - 06/02/2015

Contractor:

JJID, Inc.

Cost:

$18.45 million

Project Update:

The project was awarded to JJID, Inc. on September 15, 2016 and the Notice to Proceed was issued on January 4, 2017.

(Reviewed and Updated on 02/24/2017)