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Important information regarding the rehabilitation of a Station Avenue Bridge will be presented at the Council meeting on May 20, 2014:
S.R. 2026 SECTION 01B
OVER TRIBUTARY TO SAUCON CREEK
COOPERSBURG BOROUGH, LEHIGH COUNTY
The purpose of this presentation on May 20th is to describe the proposed rehabilitation work to be performed at the referenced bridge in order to receive public input on the project. Plans of the proposed work and detour will be on display at this presentation and for one week following the presentation.
Project Description: The project consists of the rehabilitation of the existing stone masonry arch which carries SR 2026 (East Station Avenue) over Tributary to Saucon Creek in the Borough of Coopersburg. The rehabilitation will include the construction of a metal arch liner through the arch barrel, concrete walls to support the arch liner, as well as repointing of the spandrel walls where necessary. The existing bridge pavement, concrete slab, sidewalks and bridge railing will be replaced. Associated approach roadway work will also be performed including guide rail upgrades, paving and other miscellaneous construction. The bridge will be closed for construction and a traffic detour will be established. Construction is anticipated to begin in the spring of 2016 and will last approximately 4 months.
To promote community vitality, economic prosperity and cultural harmony, the Borough of Coopersburg will provide services which are responsive to the health, safety and general welfare needs of the community.
The Borough government is dedicated to providing these services through the efficient and effective use of the community’s available resources in an honest, open and caring manner.
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