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Projects in Design

The following projects are anticipated to be under construction once designs are completed in the next several years.

Year 2015

Race Street Bridge - (County Bridge 802) - The existing bridge was built in 1921. The firm of MS Consultants has been selected for design of the project. Final design is progressing. The bridge is projected for construction in 2015, with an anticipated letting in April and construction to begin in June.

Redfoot Road Bridge - (County Bridge 1416) - This project is being designed in-house. The project design is complete and right of way acquisition is ongoing.  Project is anticipated for construction in 2015 with an anticipated letting in March and construction to begin in May.

Walnut Street Bridge - (County Bridge 1704) - This project is being designed in-house. The project is in final design.  Right of way acquisition is ongoing. The project is anticipated to be let in the fall of 2015 for construction in 2016.

Year 2016 and beyond

Ohl Street Bridge - (County Bridge 803) - The existing bridge was built in 1909 and is currently closed. The firm of HDR has been selected for the design of this project. The preliminary design is progressing. Comments on the Rehabilitation Feasibility Study were received by 12/28/2012.  A supplement to the rehabilitation feasibility report considering a hybrid structure is under preparation for submission to the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.

Mill Road Bridge - (County Bridge 1015) - This project consists of replacement of an 1885 era structure that currently carries a 4 ton weight restriction. The firm of SAI has been selected for design of this project. The preliminary design is progressing. The Rehabilitation Feasibility Study was submitted to FHWA on May 19, 2014. Comments from the review are being addressed.

Kelly Road Bridge - (County Bridge 2304) - This structure is closed and the parallel bridge is posted for a 27-ton weight restriction, and is the only access to the Shenango Dam and recreation area. The firm of Gannett Fleming has been selected for design of the project. Preliminary design is progressing. The mitigation and draft MOA for the adverse effect to this historic structure is being coordinted with FHWA.

Oak Hill Road Bridge - (County Bridge 2809) - SAI is the design consultant.  The project advanced to final design stage in June, 2014. Right of way acivities are ongoing.

Parker Road Bridge - (County Bridge 2116) - LR Kimball is the design consultant.  The project is in preliminary design, and environmental documentation is progressing.

Other Projects

Bridge Closure and Removal Study Mercer County is undertaking a study to identify operationally redundant bridges that may be candidates for closure and removal.  This study will help identify how best to direct limited resources.  The study is scheduled to be complete by January, 2015. See the detail links on our home page.

Campground Road Bridge - (County Bridge 2810) - This structure is being designed in-house. Preliminary design work is underway to submit for a waterway permit for this superstructure replacement. Construction is anticipated in late 2015.

Elliott Road Bridge - (County Bridge 2706) - This structure is a bridge preservation project consisting of a deck and barrier replacement. Construction is anticipated in 2015.

Daugherty Road Bridge - (County Bridge 2716) - This is a bridge preservation project consisting of a deck and barrier replacement. Construction is anticipated in 2015.

Tower Road Bridge - (County Bridge 125) - This is a bridge replacement project. Design is underway with construction anticipated in 2017.

Last updated 10/31/2014

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