200 feet north and south of the bridge
The existing pipes at the bridge is structurally deficient and was selected by the Pontis Bridge Management System for work. There is corrosion at the waterline with 100% section loss at some locations. This bridge was ranked 61st on the 2013 DelDOT Bridge Deficiency List.
This project involves the replacement of two 5' diameter corrugated metal pipes with precast reinforced concrete pipes. The approach roadways will be reconstructed as needed and riprap will be placed in the streams for scour protection. The work will be performed under full road closure with a detour.
Design work was completed in Winter 2015.
Construction work was completed in July 2015.