Great Rd. Bridge Repair - Closure starts Dec. 2

Great Rd. Bridge Repair – Closure starts Dec. 2

Posted on November 26, 2019

SOMERSET COUNTY ENGINEERING ANNOUNCEMENT:

County Bridge No. D0105 located on Great Road (CR 601) in Montgomery Township is anticipated to begin rehabilitation and repair work beginning on or about Monday, December 2nd, 2019.  The work will require a full road closure at the bridge.  Advanced warning signs and variable message boards will be installed in advance.

County Bridge D0105 Great Road is located south of Georgetown Franklin Turnpike (CR 518) and north of Cherry Valley Road.  A detour will be established using Rt. 518, US Route 206, and Cherry Valley Road, with a separate detour route for trucks and vehicles over 4 tons.  Local access along Great Road (CR 601) will be maintained. LINK TO DETOUR MAP

The purpose of this project is to restore the structural capacity of the bridge.  Various repairs to the steel superstructure and concrete substructure will be addressed as part of this project.  The bridge is not scheduled for full replacement at this time.  Construction is scheduled to begin on or about Monday, December 2, 2019.  Full road closure and detour is expected to remain until the end of January 2020, weather permitting.

For project updates, refer to the Somerset County website  at:

https://www.co.somerset.nj.us/government/public-works/engineering/road-projects-construction-announcements/great-road-cr-601-bridge-d0105

 

Source: Somerset County Department of Public Works, Division of Engineering, Bridge Section