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Governor Harry W. Nice Bridge Replacement

Route 301 - Maryland Transportation Authority Project

Project at a Glance

Begin Date
Construction begins in 2020

Est Completion Date
New bridge opens to traffic in 2023

Preliminary Engineering

King George


Mr. William N. Pines, P.E., MDTA Director of Project Development

Governor Harry W. Nice Bridge Replacement

The Maryland Transportation Authority (MDTA) is preparing to replace the Governor Harry W. Nice Bridge, which carries Route 301 over the Potomac River between Charles County in Maryland and King George County in Virginia.

An online presentation has been developed by MDTA to summarize the project and the bridge design options. View the online video here:

MDTA New Nice Bridge Project Video

Comments are being accepted by MDTA through February 20, 2018.

Comments may be submitted through the project website, or may be emailed to

Comments may be mailed to the following contact:

Maryland Transportation Authority
New Nice Bridge Project
Attn: William N. Pines, PE
Director of Project Development
Office of Engineering and Construction
8019 Corporate Drive, Suite F
Nottingham, Maryland 21236

Please visit the MDTA's New Nice Bridge Project page for additional information.

Project Documents

Nice Bridge Update: Presentation to King George Board of Supervisors on Tuesday, Feb. 6, 2018.

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