Fore River Bridge Replacement

Link: http://bit.ly/1lsUYJi

Description:

 

-Replacement of bridge connecting Route 3A from Quincy to Weymouth
-Bridge will consist of two 12 foot eastbound and westbound lanes.
-5 foot bicycle lane in both directions along with sidewalk
-Will carry 32,000 vehicles a day for at least 75 years
-Will improve horizontal clearance from current 175 feet to 250 feet, allowing better acces to Designated Port Area
-Will improve closed bridge’s clearance height to 60 feet, allowing most sailboats to pass under without requiring an opening which will relieve traffic.

Location: Quincy/Weymouth, MA

Project Value: $244,000,000.00