South River Road Bridge and Village Parkway Extension

Location of project:
South River Road across the Barge Canal, east of the Stone Lock structure; approaches to the Bridge extend from 15th Street on the north to a connection with Village Parkway on the south.

Estimated Start Date:
Dependent on funding.

Estimated Completion Date:
24 months after start

Village Parkway Initial Study and Mitigated Negative Declaration:
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Brief description of project:
We are currently in construction phase. This project includes a new four-lane bridge over the Barge Canal, approximately 525 feet in length; extension of the four lane Village Parkway from the present northerly terminus to the proposed bridge; and widening South River Road to three lanes north of the Barge Canal to the US50/Business 80 off-ramp. Additionally, the project will include turn lanes, median islands, bike lanes, traffic signals, curb, gutter, sidewalk, storm drainage, water main and landscaping. This project will also accommodate the installation of a future streetcar. 

Benefits:
To improve traffic safety and to alleviate traffic congestion on Jefferson Boulevard.

Contact:
Jay Davidson, project manager
(916) 617-4658