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ATTENTION: Atlantic Street Bridge Public Info Session, Thursday, June 20, 6pm

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ATTENTION:  Atlantic Street Bridge Public Info Session, Thursday, June 20, 6pm

Residents, commuters, business owners and other interested individuals are invited to attend the public information session for an update on the Atlantic Street Bridge Replacement project and the upcoming bridge roll in taking place June 28-July 8, 2019.  Intermittent road closures, detours and special service bulletins for Metro North will be in effect during the…

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Atlantic Street Bridge Replacement Project Update Session: Thursday, June 20, 2019 at 6pm

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Atlantic Street Bridge Replacement Project Update Session: Thursday, June 20, 2019 at 6pm

Residents, commuters, business owners and other interested individuals are invited to attend the public information session for an update on the project progress and to learn more about the construction activities and impacts that will be taking place starting with the replacement bridge roll in schedule on June 28-July 8, 2019 and the Atlantic Street…

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Atlantic Street Bridge Superstructure Construction Work Nears Completion with 28 Days to the Bridge Roll In

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Atlantic Street Bridge Superstructure Construction Work  Nears Completion with 28 Days to the Bridge Roll In

Stretching across Atlantic Street, between Dock Street and the Metro North/Atlantic Street Bridge, are two bridge spans that are under final construction before being rolled into place in 28 days starting June 28-July 8, 2019. Clearly visible from the train and also from the street level, these two concrete-reinforced steel spans, rest atop temporary trestles….

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The Countdown Begins! 36 Days Remain Until The New Metro North/Atlantic Street Bridge Is Rolled Into Place

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The Countdown Begins! 36 Days Remain Until  The New Metro North/Atlantic Street Bridge Is Rolled Into Place

In 36 days, the Metro North/Atlantic Street Bridge will begin its installation journey to replace the existing bridge that was built more than a century ago. The new bridge is expected to be rolled into place during a 9 day period starting June 28 through July 8, 2019 with intermittent local road closures, detours, pedestrian…

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SPECIAL NOTICE! The Route 1 Bridge Replacement over I-95 Scheduled for Two Weekends Starting May 31, 2019

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SPECIAL NOTICE! The Route 1 Bridge Replacement over I-95  Scheduled for Two Weekends Starting May 31, 2019

To those following the Metro North Railroad/Atlantic Street Bridge project, we have been notified that there will be activity in the area that is unrelated to our project. While this is NOT related to the Metro North Railroad/Atlantic Street Bridge project, we are sharing this information to help get the word out.   The Exit…

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Metro-North/Atlantic Street Bridge Replacement Project Advances Excavation for Center Pier

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Metro-North/Atlantic Street Bridge Replacement Project Advances Excavation for Center Pier

Construction of the new Metro-North/Atlantic Street bridge progresses under the railroad tracks with excavation and drilling piles for the new bridge center pier. Because the new bridge is wider and longer than the existing bridge, a center pier is required to support the new spans. With Atlantic Street remaining closed under the bridge, the construction…

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Atlantic Street Bridge Replacement Project Bridge Spans Under Construction at North Assembly Area

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Atlantic Street Bridge Replacement Project Bridge Spans Under Construction at North Assembly Area

One of the Accelerated Bridge Construction techniques used to expedite the construction timeline for the replacement of the Metro-North/Atlantic Street Bridge involves building the new bridge superstructure at the same time as the bridge’s foundation and substructure.   The new bridge will have six individual deck spans. It will take a set of two spans…

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Atlantic Street, Under Metro North Railroad Bridge, CLOSED February 19, 2019

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Atlantic Street, Under Metro North Railroad Bridge, CLOSED February 19, 2019

Residents, commuters and the traveling public are advised that on or about February 19, 2019, Atlantic Street, between South State Street and Dock Street under the Metro North Railroad Bridge, will be temporarily closed to allow for concurrent construction operations to continue on Atlantic Street. Rail service delays are not expected and pedestrian access will…

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Atlantic Street, Under Metro North Railroad Bridge, Closing Feb. 19, 2019

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Atlantic Street, Under Metro North Railroad Bridge, Closing Feb. 19, 2019

Residents, commuters and the traveling public are advised that on or about February 19, 2019, Atlantic Street, between the southern side of South State Street and Dock Street under the Metro North Railroad Bridge, will be temporarily closed to allow for concurrent construction operations to continue on Atlantic Street. Rail service delays are not expected…

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Atlantic Street Underpass Temporarily Closing on February 19, 2019

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Atlantic Street Underpass Temporarily Closing on February 19, 2019

Residents, commuters and the traveling public are advised that on or about February 19, 2019, Atlantic Street, between South State Street and Dock Street under the Metro North Railroad Bridge, will be temporarily closed to allow for concurrent construction operations to continue on Atlantic Street. Rail service delays are not expected and pedestrian access will…

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