Under Construction: I-95 over Powells Creek Bridge Rehabilitation in Prince William County
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Construction began in February 2023.
This project is rehabilitating the northbound and southbound I-95 general purpose lanes bridges over Powells Creek. The bridges, located around mile marker 155 between the Dale City Truck-Only Safety Rest Areas and Cardinal Drive, were originally built in 1963, repaired in 1976 and widened in 1981 and 1996.
The improvements include:
- Repairing steel beams and concrete abutments and piers
- Replacing bearings
- Closing deck joints
- Repainting the bridges
- Resurfacing the northbound bridge deck
The bridges average a combined 148,000 vehicles a day.
Preliminary Engineering - $600,000
Construction - $7.9 million
Total - $8.5 million
The project is financed with state funding.
The project will improve safety and extend the overall life of the bridges.
Begin Preliminary Engineering - January 2021
Advertise for Construction - October 2022
Award Construction Contract - December 2022
Begin Construction - February 2023
Final Completion - Mid-2024
Mehrdad Naderi, P.E.
Other relevant links:
Construction Underway News Release - Feb.2023
Major funding source: State
Phase: Under Construction
State ID: 0095-076-322, P101, P102, B686, B687
Federal ID: NHPP-BR09 (306), NHPP-BR09 (316)
Lat/Long: 38.60643, -77.30826
Locality: Prince William