TxDOT Update on Bicentennial and 12

CSJ: 0039-17-180 IH 2/US 83 & Bicentennial Blvd

•  Contractor:                          Anderson Columbia Co., Inc.
•  Limits of work:                   IH-2, From FM 2220 (Ware Road) To McColl Rd
•  Limits of work:                   Bicentennial Blvd, From Jackson Ave to Uvalde Ave
•  Scope:                                   Interchange Improvements
•  Contract Days:                    610 Days (3 Years)
•  Estimated Completion Date:                   December 2019
•  % Complete:                   32%

 

Bicentennial Bridge Progress

• Continued work on permanent and temporary retaining walls for the Bicentennial Bridge Approaches.

• Work on embankment for the bridge approaches.

 

10th Street & 23rd Street Bridge Raising

• This work will take place at night and completed one at a time.

•Currently Scheduled to begin raising week of Sunday May 6, 2018 (night operations). * Weather permitting

•Starting with 10th street, once completed move to 23rd.

 

Upcoming Changes in Traffic:

•ACTIVE Lane closures: (Weather permitting)

• Alternating - As needed. Monday – Friday from 4/16/2018 -4/27/2018

• 10th Street

North & South Bound Outside Lanes from Lindeberg Ave to Savannah Ave

EB & WB Frontage RD Inside Lane- Approx 500 FT from intersection.

Frontage Road Turnarounds

•23rd Street

North & South Bound Outside Lanes from Neport Ave W to Colbath Ave

EB & WB Frontage RD Inside Lane- Approx 500 FT from intersection.

Frontage Road Turnarounds

 

UPCOMING Lane Closures: (Weather permitting)

• For bridge raising 10th street

•Day Closures 9:00am – 4:00pm

Saturday May 5th, 2018

10th street turnarounds will be closed while crews install and prepare jacks for bridge raising.

•Night Closures 9:00pm – 5:00am

Sunday May 6th, 2018

10th street intersection will be closures (turnarounds and through lanes) during bridge raising operations.

•During raising operations turnarounds will be closed. Full intersection closures will be in effect. Detours will be turnarounds at the next intersection

For bridge raising 23rd street

•Day Closures 9:00am – 4:00pm

Monday May 7th, 2018

23rd street turnarounds will be closed while crews install and prepare jacks for bridge raising.

Tuesday May 8th, 2018

23rd street turnarounds will be closed while crews install and prepare jacks for bridge raising.

•Night closures 9:00pm to 5:00am

Wednesday May 9th, 2018

23rd street intersection will be closed (turnarounds and through lanes) during bridge raising operations.

•During raising operations turnarounds will be closed. Full intersection closures will be in effect. Detours will be turnarounds at the next intersection

 

Bicentennial Blvd Demolition

• Early indications point to Early June to begin demolition. This process will consist of nightly main lane & frontage road closures during overhead work. At that time Bicentennial traffic will be closed to through traffic.

  • Bicentennial Update 1

Figure 1- Facing East toward Main St- Working on retaining walls for Bicentennial approach

  • Bicentennial Update 2

Figure 2- Bicentennial Bridge Approach. Temporary wall on Left, Permeant wall on Rt.

  • Bicentennial Update 3

Figure 3 - Approach West of Bicentennial Blvd. Working on Embankment Rt.

  • Facing West

Figure 4- Bicentennial Blvd- Facing West. Working on bridge overpass approach

  • Facing East

Figure 5 - Bicentennial Blvd- Facing East. Working on bridge overpass approach & Bridge foundation