Ghent Road Bridge Replacement Project
October 5, 2017: This project began on Monday, October 2 and will take approximately three months to complete. The road will be closed at the bridge, but it will have access to the residents that live on Ghent Avenue.
September 25, 2017: Please be advised that the City is planning to remove and replace the existing bridge on Ghent Ave between Galewood Street and Purdue Drive. The contractor is planning to start either later this week, or the first part of next week. This work will require this section of roadway to be closed. The work is anticipated to take approximately 2 months to complete. A letter was sent out to residents.
September 15, 2017: The Ghent Bridge Replacement project is anticipated to start work October 1, 2017.
July 28, 2017: The Ghent Bridge Replacement project is anticipated to start work September 1, 2017.
July 14, 2017: The Ghent Bridge Replacement project is anticipated to start work September 1. The anticipated completion date for this project is December 1, 2017.
June 26, 2017: The preconstruction meeting was held today. Work will begin in July.
Ghent Road located between Galewood Street and Purdue Drive.
This project will involve the replacement of an existing bridge structure that carries Ghent Avenue over the South Branch of the Little Beaver Creek. The existing structure will be replaced with a single-span pre-cast three sided culvert. The project will also include the removal and replacement of the existing concrete curb, walk and the asphalt road 50′ before and after the bridge. Montgomery County will be replacing the existing water main under the bridge. Adjustment of the existing utilities for the placement of the new structure will also be included.
Sturm Construction Inc.
2596 Wapakoneta Ave
Sidney, OH 45365
City of Kettering Contact
Project Engineer: Chad Ingle, P.E., P.S.