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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 Spring 2023
Contractor American Empire Builders, Inc.
About

This project is replacing 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.

Once completed, the new bridge will have 3-11’ wide lanes with 8’ shoulders and 10’ wide sidewalks on each side of the bridge. The 42” sanitary sewer line, 24” and 8” water lines will also be replaced, as well as a new drainage system and a new street lighting system. Also, the pylons from the original bridge will be reinstalled on the new bridge.

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

Construction is expected to finish spring 2023.

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Contact Information
Project Information
Maddie Pfingsten
727-575-8334
roadwork@dot.state.fl.us
Media Contact
Kris Carson
813-975-6060
Kristen.Carson@dot.state.fl.us
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