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SR-A1A/17th Street over Mercedes River Bridges Rehabilitation Project

Financial Number: 444009-1-52-01

Project Limits: Bridge No. 860035 along 17th Street over Mercedes River in the City of Ft Lauderdale

Virtual Public Workshop: A Public Workshop is not required. Please see Public Information Flyer below.

Projected Letting: January 2022

Start Date: Spring 2022

Completion Date: Fall 2023

Estimated Construction Cost: $1,663,000

Scope of Work:

  • Corrosion issues on the substructure and foundation will be addressed by providing Cathodic Protection and utilizing pile jackets to extend the service life of the substructure and foundation.

Construction Impacts:

  • Traffic control activities will require outside lane closures during daytime off-peak hours, only in one direction at a time, and between the hours of 6:00 AM and 2:00 PM.
  • The pedestrians and bicyclists will be detoured to the opposite side of the bridge along the sidewalk.
  • Work will be performed from barges within the waterway.
  • Channel will remain open to marine traffic for the duration of construction.

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