Duke Street over I-395Bridge rehabilitation in the City of Alexandria
About the Project
This project will rehabilitate the Duke Street (Route 236) bridge over I-395 in order to improve safety for drivers, bicyclists and pedestrians and extend the overall life of the bridge. The bridge was built in 1965.
The planned improvements include:
- New concrete bridge deck and steel beams
- Replacing the westbound sidewalk with a shared-use path
- Widening the eastbound sidewalk
At the interchange, Duke Street averages up to 56,000 vehicles a day and I-395 averages up to 192,000.
Public Information Meeting - September 2018
Begin Construction - Spring 2020
Preliminary Engineering - $1.3 million
Construction - $14.4 million
Total - $15.7 million
The project is being financed with federal and state State of Good Repair funds used for maintenance of structures and bridges.
Programmatic Categorical Exclusion - August 2017
State: 0236-100-862, P101, C501, B621
Federal: STP-5A01 (792)