Minneapolis Department of Public Works

Public Works

350 South 5th Street
RM 203 City Hall
Minneapolis, MN  55415-1390

ply bridge location map

Plymouth Ave Bridge
over Mississippi River

Project Type:
This project involves rehabilitation of the Plymouth Ave Bridge by removal and replacement of corrosion damaged concrete and post-tensioning tendons within the bottom slab of the reinforced, post-tensioned, twin concrete box-girder cross section.

Project Limits:
The bridge is located between W River Parkway N and Sibley Street N over the Mississippi River.

Construction Start Date:
The project shall be completed in two Phases: 

Phase I:
This work shall include all work required in span 3 (main span) for both Eastbound and Westbound bridges. Construction is anticipated to begin mid July 2012 and continue through October 15, 2012. The bridge is anticipated to open to traffic in the fall of 2012. This work will be accomplished under full closure.
 

Phase II:
This work shall include all work to be performed in spans 1, 2, 4 and 5 for both east and west bound bridges. It will be performed with lane restrictions; phase two is anticipated to begin mid April 2013 and continue through September 2013.

 

Traffic Impact:
For Phase I construction, the bridge will be closed to all motor vehicle, bicycle and pedestrian traffic.  The bridge will be open to all traffic for Phase II construction, but there will be some lane restrictions.

 

Images:
Work in progress

 

Contact:  Meseret Wolana  612-673-3527

 

Project Updates:
August 9, 2013:  The project is complete.

 

Note: Project information may change due to scheduling, weather, or other factors outside of our control. Listings will be updated as new information becomes available.) Citizens concerned with pedestrian access during construction should contact the project manager directly.

 

Last updated Aug. 15, 2013