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Project Details
Work Type Bridge Replacement
Phase Construction
Limits From 6th Avenue S. to 7th Avenue S.
Project Start April 2021
Construction Cost $6,094,801.88
Estimated Completion Summer 2022
Contractor American Empire Builders, Inc.

This project will replace the existing bridge on 9th Street South (Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Street South) between 6th Avenue South and 7th Avenue South in St. Petersburg.

This project is part of the FDOT's Off System Bridge Replacement program.

Construction is expected to finish summer of 2022.

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Contact Information
Construction Manager
David Olund
Media Contact
Kris Carson
Lane Closures
  • 9th Street S. (Martin Luther King Jr. Street) from 5th Avenue South to 8th Avenue South
    Lane closures: 24 hours per day Monday, April 19 through Saturday, April 24