Brookpark Rd. Bridge Repairs Over the
Rocky River Continue
*UPDATE* (December 22, 2017) - The Brookpark Rd. Bridge over the Rocky River reopened on Friday, December 22.
*UPDATE* (December 19, 2017) - Ice is thawing on the Brookpark Rd. bridge and city maintenance crews are preparing to salt the surface. The bridge will be reopened by mid-day on Friday, December 22.
*UPDATE* (December 15, 2017) - The Brookpark Rd. bridge is nearing completion and will be open to traffic as soon as the road surface has been treated with deicer. On Monday, December 18 the construction team will address the concrete's curing status to make sure crews can salt or brine the bridge without harming the integrity of the brand new surface.
*UPDATE* (November 28, 2017) - The final Brookpark Rd. bridge deck pour is scheduled for Wednesday, November 29. After the deck cures, installation of pavement grooves, pavement markings, guardrail and railings will take place. The bridge is expected to be open in mid-December, however all work is weather dependent. Wet and cold weather affects curing times and other planned operations.
*UPDATE* (October 31, 2017) - The Brookpark Road Bridge over the Rocky River will remain closed through late-November due to unforseen delays encountered during the repairs. Motorists will continue to be detoured via Clague Rd., I-480 and Grayton Rd. Weekdays through Wednesday, November 8, Valley Parkway under the Brookpark Road bridge will close between the hours of 7 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Valley Parkway motorists will be detoured via Brookway Blvd., W. 220th Street, Brookpark Road, Mastick Road and Shepard Lane.
GARFIELD HEIGHTS - (May 26, 2017) - Single lane closures of
Brookpark Rd. (SR 17) in Cleveland and Fairview Park over the Rocky River will
begin Tuesday, May 30 for bridge repairs. Later this summer, the bridge will
close for 90 days to complete the repairs. During that time, Valley Parkway
will close temporarily on two occasions for a total of three weeks.
Construction will also involve a closure of the Cleveland Metroparks Bridle
Trail. Detours will be posted.
Project: Contractor: DOT Construction Corporation
Bid Amount: $4,990,955.20
Estimated Completion Date: November 2017
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Transportation maintains the state's largest man-made asset--the transportation
system. ODOT's mission is to provide the safe and easy movement of people and
goods from place to place. As a $2.8 billion per year enterprise, ODOT invests
the bulk of its resources in system preservation through maintenance,
construction and snow and ice operations.
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are being, or have been, carried out by ODOT pursuant to 23 U.S.C. 327 and a
Memorandum of Understanding dated December 11, 2015, and executed by FHWA and