Schantz Avenue Bridge Replacement

Status Update:

April 1, 2020: Construction is resuming on the Schantz Avenue Bridge over South Dixie Highway, and is scheduled to be complete by May 22. The work will include intermittent lane restrictions throughout the next two months. The work involves preparation and sealing of the new concrete, as well as installing lighting and the public art component.

Schantz Ave Bridge Sealing Detour map 4-6-20

Schantz Bridge Photo Update 11-27-19

Project Schedule: The project is on schedule to open to traffic in November 2019. The artwork component will be installed by Spring 2020.
Project Description:
This project  is the replacement of the Schantz Avenue bridge over northbound South Dixie Drive.  Additionally, the retaining wall along South Dixie Drive will be repaired and sealed.
Public art, administered through the CitySites Public Art Program, will be integrated into the project. Information on the artwork can be viewed at:
Project Location:
The intersection of South Dixie Drive and Schantz Avenue.
Traffic Impacts:
Two-way traffic on South Dixie Drive will be maintained, though, reduced from two lanes to one lane in each direction. Northbound traffic will not able to turn left at Mayo Avenue, Carrollton Avenue, Prosser Avenue, nor Calvary Drive.
Schantz Avenue will be closed at the bridge. Access to South Dixie Highway will be detoured using South Patterson Boulevard, Crauder Avenue, and Sacramento Avenue.
Click  HERE to see a detour map.
Drivers are encourage to use alternative routes during peak traffic hours to avoid possible delays.
Contractor: Eagle Bridge has been awarded the contract.
Bid Results Bid Tab
Project Engineer: John Sliemers, P.E.
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