FOURTH Avenue Bridge Design

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DESCRIPTION

Replacement of existing wooden bridge with a new structure.

LOCATION

Located at the intersection of Ranche Road and Fourth Avenue North

UPDATES

  • Construction tender awarded April 2022

SCHEDULE

  • Construction to be completed October 2022

BACKGROUND

The existing bridge was constructed in 1953 (69 years old) using wood plies and wooden timbers for the superstructure and deck.  The service life of timber span bridges are typically about 45 years.  Recent bridge inspections have indicated that bridge should be replaced.

BUDGET

Total project budget: 700,000

HOW WILL THIS PROJECT BENEFIT THE COMMUNITY?

Focus on safety and improving infrastructure that is past its service life.

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