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Bridge Replacement

 

The Project

The City of Fort Collins is preparing to begin construction of the Prospect Road – New Mercer Ditch Bridge Replacement Project. The contract was awarded to Mountain Constructors and construction activities are planned to begin November 2013. This project is scheduled to be completed within 5 months. The project will be constructed in two phases.

Phase one

  • Removal of Existing Box Culvert Box on the north side of Prospect Road
  • Replacement of Culvert Box
  • Gas Line and Waterline Relocation

Phase Two

  • Removal of Existing Box Culvert Box on the south side of Prospect Road
  • Replacement of Culvert Box

Operations

  • Prospect Road will remain open to traffic at all times
  • Prospect Road will be restricted to one thru lane in the east and west bound directions
  • Bicycle traffic will need to merge with vehicular traffic in the work zone
  • Pedestrian access will be maitained at all times on Prospect Road across the New Mercer Ditch.
  • During Phase 1, Constitution Ave will be closed for waterline work at the intersection
  • During Phase 1, Brentwood Drive will be right turn only, meaning that you can turn onto Brentwood from westbound Prospect Road and you can turn onto westbound Prospect from Brentwood.
    Project Schedule

Project Schedule

  • Phase One is scheduled November 2013 to February 2014
  • Phase Two is scheduled February 2014 to April 2014

Contact

Mark Laken, Project Engineer
970-222-3546 or