MDT To Construct Sidewalks In Twin Bridges
MDT to Construct Sidewalks in Twin Bridges
Twin Bridges, Montana
(May 18, 2020) - The Montana Department of Transportation (MDT) would
like to notify the public of the upcoming construction of new
sidewalks, curb, gutter, and crosswalks in Twin Bridges. The project
is located along 5th Avenue from Main Street to Bridge Street; Bridge
Street from 5th Avenue to 6th Avenue; on the south side of 6th Ave
from Main Street to west of the school gymnasium building; the north
side of 6th Avenue from the alley west of Main Street to Bridge
Street; along the school bus loading/unloading zone along Wray
Street, and along the south side of 8th Avenue from Wray Street to
the approach to the school.
MDT has awarded the construction
contract to White Resources Group from Butte. Construction is
anticipated to begin in early summer 2020 and is anticipated to last
approximately 7 weeks.
There will be minor shoulder and lane
closures and construction related traffic along the project area on
5th, 6th, and 8th Avenues, as well as Bridge Street and Wray Street.
The work includes approximately 2,200 feet of Americans with
Disabilities Act (ADA) compliant sidewalk and curb ramps,
approximately 1,000 feet of curb and gutter, crosswalks, signing, and
revegetation. The purpose of the project is to construct ADA
compliant sidewalks to safely route pedestrians to and from the Twin
The project is funded with Federal Highway
Administration Transportation Alternatives funds and Town of Twin
Bridges matching funds.
For more information, please contact Butte
District Administrator William Fogarty at (406) 494-9635 or
Engineering Project Manager Shane Watson at (406) 494 9643.
Alternative accessible formats of this document will be provided on
request. Persons who need an alternative format should contact the
Office of Civil Rights, Department of Transportation, 2701 Prospect
Avenue, PO Box 201001, Helena, MT 59620. Telephone 406-444-5416 or
Montana Relay Service at 711.
name: Sidewalks-Twin Bridges
Project ID: TA 29(56)