SR 77 Aravaipa Creek Bridge replacement project: Construction scheduled through spring 2015

Facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedinmailby feather

The Arizona Department of Transportation is set to begin a construction project this month to replace the Aravaipa Creek Bridge on State Route 77, which is located about 15 miles north of Mammoth (milepost 123-124). 

  The project includes removal of the existing structure and replacing it with a new concrete bridge. In addition, the project includes installing new guardrails and widening SR 77 to align with the new bridge.

  The bridge will be replaced in two separate construction phases over the next year. Initially in phase I, the northbound lane on the bridge will be closed to traffic while the southbound bridge structure is constructed. Then in phase II, work will take place on the northbound bridge with traffic using the new bridge. Each phase will last about six months with the project anticipated to be completed in spring 2015.

  During construction there will be one lane in use and temporary traffic signals will be at each end of the bridge to alternate northbound and southbound traffic across the bridge.

  For more information call ADOT’s project information line at 1.855.712.8530 or email at Projects@azdot.gov.

Staff (3864 Posts)

There are news or informational items frequently written by staff or submitted to the Copper Basin News, San Manuel Miner, Superior Sun, Pinal Nugget or Oracle Towne Crier for inclusion in our print or digital products. These items are not credited with an author.


Facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedinmailby feather
Facebooktwitterby feather

Comments are closed.

  • Additional Stories

    Annual CVRMC Health Fair & Get Fit Run set for Saturday, April 1 – No foolin’

    7 hours ago
    by

    On April 1, 2017  Cobre Valley Regional Medical Center (CVRMC) will be hosting its annual Health Fair on the campus […]


    The 29th Annual Apache Leap Mining Festival in Superior is ‘celebrating copper’ March 17-19

    March 16th, 2017
    by

      The 29th Annual Apache Leap Mining Festival kicks off Friday night at 5 p.m. with live music, carnival, vendors with […]


    Reward offered in mule deer poaching case in San Manuel

    March 16th, 2017
    by

      SAN MANUEL, Ariz. – The Arizona Game and Fish Department’s Operation Game Thief is offering a reward of up […]


    U.S. Forest Service seeks public input on criteria for Resolution Copper mining debris tailings site

    March 16th, 2017
    by

    Concerns on how site would affect local life and the environment sought at two workshops   Officials with the U.S. Forest […]


  • Additional Stories

    Reward offered in Mammoth double homicide

    March 16th, 2017
    by

      A reward of up to $2,000 for any information leading to an arrest or an indictment in the murders […]


    Tommy Chavez: A hole in one for the ages

    March 8th, 2017
    by

      In the game of golf, a hole in one is a rarity. A hole in one is usually made […]


    Arizona Water Company relocates to new office in Oracle

    March 8th, 2017
    by

      On Monday, Feb. 27, 2017, the Arizona Water Company’s new Operations Center opened in Oracle. The San Manuel office […]


    Ryan Donovan named Top 50 Arizona Scholar Football Athlete

    March 8th, 2017
    by

      Ryan Donovan is a senior at Hayden High School where he is being recognized as Arizona’s top 50 high […]


  • Copperarea

  • [Advertisement.]
  • [Advertisement.]
  • [Advertisement.]
  • Southeast Valley Ledger