August 30, 2021
Project Update: The contractor has completed the retaining wall and footings on the Northeast side of the bridge. They are still working on forming and pouring concrete leveling pads for new shuttle bloc retaining walls on the Southeast side. This should be completed this week followed by shuttle bloc installation next week. The Northbound side of the bridge is still scheduled to be complete in November followed by a traffic switch and construction on the Southbound side. Final construction is set for December 2022.
August 10, 2021
Project Update: The contractor is currently installing the concrete footings and sections of retaining wall on the northbound side of the bridge. The retaining wall on the East side will be completed by the end of the week. Weather permitting the northbound side of the bridge will be complete in November 2021.
July 13, 2021
Project Update: Last week’s rain event put the Park Road 22 Bridge project on hold. The project area received upwards of 32 inches of rain over the last two weeks. Crews are currently pumping water from the leveling pad location and hope to continue placing the shuttle bloc walls later this week.
June 24, 2021
Project Update: This week the contractor for Park Road 22 Bridge Project set the wall arch on the Northeast side of the bridge. Currently, three bridge spans have been completed and the prefabricated concrete retaining walls are being installed. The project is scheduled to be completed in October 2022.
May 26, 2021
Project Update: Last week Island residents saw the first set of bridge spans go up as part of the Park Road 22 Bridge & Channel Project. This week, the contractor is working to prep the site underneath the first span for the installation of the new concrete sidewalk. Once complete they plan to begin the install of the next two sets of spans on the approaching and departing sides of the canal.