Project 9: Bridge Improvement and Replacement

Project Description

The purpose of this project is to maintain, upgrade, and repair publicly owned bridges throughout Athens-Clarke County. Bridge deficiencies identified in the Georgia Department of Transportation (GDOT) Biennial Bridge Report will be given the highest priority. This ongoing program was initialized with SPLOST 2000.

Project Details

  • Project Sponsor: Transportation and Public Works
  • Type: Bridges
  • Project Manager: Derek Doster

Status: August 31, 2012

  • Construction was completed on the bridge improvements for Westchester Drive at Hunnicutt Creek, and on the East Broad Street Bridge Improvement Project in 2009.
  • Improvements for the Fowler Mill Road Bridge were completed in December 2011.
  • Design work for bridge/culvert improvements along Martin Luther King Parkway is in-progress to support a construction start date in July 2013.


Fiscal Period
FY 2006 (Tier 1)$242,500
FY 2007 (Tier 2)$727,500
FY 2009 (Tier 4)$259,596
FY 2010 (Tier 5)$303,722
FY 2011 (Tier 6)$249,149
Total for this project:

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