Boulevard of the Allies Bridge Project (SR885)
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Project History > Timeline
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Old vs. New Alignment
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Phase Time Period Work to be Performed Closures / Detours
1A Spring – Fall 2007

Construction of islands on McDevitt Street

Drainage work on Forbes Avenue, Boulevard, and Fifth Avenue

Installation of new North Ramp connecting Fifth Ave to Blvd

New sidewalk along Fifth Avenue and Forbes Avenue

No structural work on Boulevard

Lane closures on Northbound Boulevard West of Bridge

Lane closures on Forbes Avenue from Moultrie Street to McDevitt Place

Lane closures on Fifth Avenue from Craft to the Bath House

1B Summer 2007

Drainage work on Forbes Avenue

Lane restrictions on Forbes Avenue result in 1 through lane of traffic

2 Winter – Fall 2008

Demolition of existing North Ramp, Boulevard Bridge and South Ramp

Construction of new South Ramp

Construction of new retaining walls

Construction of new Boulevard Bridge and roadway

Full detours in effect for Boulevard traffic (See Map Insert)

New North Ramp open for use connecting Fifth Avenue and Boulevard to Downtown

Left lane closures on Forbes from Moultrie Street to Craft Avenue

Forbes Avenue counterflow lane removed and Forbes Avenue open to one-way traffic only

3 Spring 2009

Landscaping and Irrigation installation.

Asphalt paving and pavement marking operations

Daily traffic restrictions during nonpeak hours.




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