Counties Impacted
Project Status

Project Facts:

  • Replace bridge over Alder Creek southeast of El Dorado Springs
  • New bridge will be slightly wider, longer than existing
  • Add new guardrail to three of four ends of bridge

Bridge History:

  • Bridge built in 1957
  • Bridge deteriorating; last inspection bridge rated in very poor condition
  • Approximately 200 vehicles cross the bridge daily

Construction: Beginning week of March 26, 2018

Prime Contractor: Boone Construction Co., Columbia

Completion Date: Dec. 1, 2018 (Contractor expects to complete the project by mid-July)

Estimated Total Project Cost: $855,000

Traffic Impacts:

  • Route U CLOSED at the bridge
  • No signed detour, drivers should find alternate routes