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FUTURE PROJECTS

Year 2014

Projects in Design

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

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.

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.

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 to be posted to Projectpath in July 2014.

Redfoot Road Bridge - (County Bridge 1416) - This project is being designed in-house. The project is in final design, and waterway permit approval is pending.  The structure design is 99% complete.  Project is anticipated for construction in 2015.

Walnut Street Bridge - (County Bridge 1704) - This project is being designed in-house. The project is in final design.  Waterway permit application is anticipated for July, 2014.

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

Parker Road Bridge - (County Bridge 2116) - LR Kimball is the design consultant.  The project is in preliminary design, and wetlands mapping is anticipated summer of 2014.

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.

Last updated 07/01/2014

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