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Ribault River Bridge replacement on Howell Drive
Overview

The Florida Department of Transportation is currently replacing the Ribault River Bridge on Howell Drive. The City of Jacksonville currently maintains the structure originally built in 1964. The Ribault River Bridge will be replaced by a new bridge with two 12-foot travel lanes and 5-foot wide shoulders striped for bicyclists. Barrier walls will be constructed to separate pedestrian and vehicular traffic, and sidewalk and handrails will be installed on both sides of the bridge.

A temporary bridge will be constructed over the Ribault River next to the existing structure for the contractor to safely complete work. Pile driving will be allowed Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Lane closures will not be allowed from 6:30 to 9:30 a.m. and 2 to 4 p.m. on school days.

Superior Construction Company Southeast, LLC was selected to complete the project.

Traffic Impacts
Howell Drive traffic impacts
June 20-26, 2020

Daytime lane closures at Ribault River bridge Monday through June 27 from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. for bridge construction.

Project Photos
Pedestrian Detour on Ribault River Bridge ReplacementRibault River Bridge ApproachRibault River Bridge ConstructionRibault River Replacement Next to Old BridgeAlbum PanoramaRibault River Bridge ReplacementRibault River Bridge Replacement
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Project Details
Project Start:September 10 2018
Expected Completion:Summer 2020
Cost:$12 million
Project #:415250-1
Roads
CountiesDuval
CitiesJacksonville
Contact
Photo of Bianca SpeightsBianca Speights
904-360-5471
Ribault River Bridge replacement on Howell Drive
Overview

The Florida Department of Transportation is currently replacing the Ribault River Bridge on Howell Drive. The City of Jacksonville currently maintains the structure originally built in 1964. The Ribault River Bridge will be replaced by a new bridge with two 12-foot travel lanes and 5-foot wide shoulders striped for bicyclists. Barrier walls will be constructed to separate pedestrian and vehicular traffic, and sidewalk and handrails will be installed on both sides of the bridge.

A temporary bridge will be constructed over the Ribault River next to the existing structure for the contractor to safely complete work. Pile driving will be allowed Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Lane closures will not be allowed from 6:30 to 9:30 a.m. and 2 to 4 p.m. on school days.

Superior Construction Company Southeast, LLC was selected to complete the project.

Project Details
Project Start:September 10 2018
Expected Completion:Summer 2020
Cost:$12 million
Project #:415250-1
Roads
CountiesDuval
CitiesJacksonville
Contact
Photo of Bianca SpeightsBianca Speights
904-360-5471
Traffic Impacts
Howell Drive traffic impacts
June 20-26, 2020

Daytime lane closures at Ribault River bridge Monday through June 27 from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. for bridge construction.

Project Photos
Pedestrian Detour on Ribault River Bridge ReplacementRibault River Bridge ApproachRibault River Bridge ConstructionRibault River Replacement Next to Old BridgeAlbum PanoramaRibault River Bridge ReplacementRibault River Bridge Replacement
 
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