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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
City
County
Construction Cost $6,094,801.88
Estimated Completion Summer 2022
Contractor American Empire Builders, Inc.
About

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
727-575-8300
Davidm.Olund@dot.state.fl.us
Media Contact
Kris Carson
813-975-6060
Kristen.Carson@dot.state.fl.us
Lane Closures
  • 9th Street S. (Martin Luther King Jr. Street) from 5th Avenue South to 8th Avenue South
    Lane closures: 24 hours per day through the end of 2021

Project Images
9th Street South (Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Street) Bridge Replacement (August 2021)
9th Street South (Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Street) Bridge Replacement (August 2021)
9th Street South (Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Street) Bridge Replacement (August 2021)
9th Street South (Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Street) Bridge Replacement (August 2021)
9th Street South (Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Street) Bridge Replacement (May 2021)
9th Street South (Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Street) Bridge Replacement (May 2021)
9th Street South (Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Street) Bridge Replacement (May 2021)
9th Street South (Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Street) Bridge Replacement (May 2021)
9th Street South (Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Street) Bridge Replacement (May 2021)
9th Street South (Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Street) Bridge Replacement (May 2021)
9th Street South (Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Street) Bridge Replacement (May 2021)
9th Street South (Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Street) Bridge Replacement (May 2021)