Sorrels Overpass Bridge Deck Rehabilitation - ACCELERATED PROJECT DUE TO DAMAGE
Below are details, resources and news about the rehabilitation of the Sorrels Overpass bridge over Interstate 70 in Boone County, west of Columbia. The existing 63 year-old bridge carries up to 500 vehicles per day. The repairs are necessary due to deteriorating conditions and a recent traffic crash that damaged the bridge.
The replacement of the bridge could begin as early as January, 2022.
The contracted cost is $1,038,857.
Work Taking Place:
BRIDGE REPLACEMENT. Due to a recent traffic crash, the bridge has been deemed unfit for traffic. An emergency contract will be awarded to replace the overpass.
Sorrels Overpass will remain closed until construction of a new bridge in complete. Temporary lane closures will be intermittently needed on I-70 during construction.
A traffic crash caused significant damage to the bridge. The overpass is currently closed, until new construction is complete.
The contract for the project was awarded to Emery Sapp and Sons, which submitted the low bid of $1,038,857.
COLUMBIA –The Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT) is advising Interstate 70 travelers to be prepared for slower travel west of Columbia next weekend as demolition of the Sorrels Overpass Drive bridge takes place.
The overpass, located at...
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