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James Street Bridge Replacement

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Project Overview ER-0009

James Street Bridge Replacement  Pre-constructionThis project will replace two failing wooden bridges with a single-span bridge, sufficient to accommodate the future re-routing of Squalicum Creek. The street will be widened to include bicycle lanes, sidewalk on the east side, a center turn lane and street lighting. The project also includes a one-way paved parking area for Sunset Pond Park.

Status - June 2014

Accomplishments:  Project awarded to Ram Construction. Contracts are being processed. Private utilities have been relocated in anticipation of the project, including natural gas, electric and communications lines.

Next Milestones: Construction to begin July 8, 2014, as well as the six month street closure.

Affected Neighborhoods

Mt. Baker
King Mountain

Project Manager

Craig Mueller. P.E.
Project Engineer
Phone: (360) 778-7900
Email Public Works

Project Details

Squalicum Corridor Open House May 6, 2014 presentation (PDF)
Squalicum Corridor projects Open House

Construction Photographs

Mobilization starts Removing the old bridge Bridge Removal

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