Carters Corner Road Bridge
Replacement (DEL-CR33-6.30 - Kingston Township)
November 23, 2009 - Bridge Now Open:
Carter's Corner Road reopened today after completing the bridge over
Little Walnut Creek. The new 2-lane concrete slab bridge is nearly
double the width of the old bridge that was built nearly 50 years ago.
The roadway approaches were realigned to the new bridge to smooth out
the sharp curve. Shelly and Sands, Inc. was delayed several times
by weather but was still able to complete the project ahead of schedule.
Replacement of a structurally deficient steel beam bridge on Carter's
Corner Road with a new 36-foot span concrete slab bridge. Approximately
800 feet of the roadway approaches will be realigned to correct a sharp
curve at the bridge.
Project Location and
Carter's Corner Road about 1/2 mile south of Twigg-Hupp Road.
Project limits about 400 feet north and south of the bridge.
Road Closure Information:
Carter's Corner Road will be closed with a posted detour using Wilson
Road to S.R. 61 to S.R. 521, and the reverse.
Design engineering: 2007-08
Right-of-way acquisition: 2008
Utility relocation: Winter 2008-09
Construction: August to November 2009
Construction documents prepared by the Delaware County Engineer's Design
Contract awarded to Shelly & Sands, Inc. of Zanesville, Ohio for
Estimated Project Cost:
$618,000 including engineering, right of way acquisition and
construction funded by Delaware County road and bridge dollars. An application for funding from the Ohio Public
Works Commission, submitted in fall 2008, was denied due to lack of
Existing bridge built