Panther Island / Central City News

Signature V-Pier Panther Island Bridges Update May 2021

With the official ribbon cutting ceremony taking place on the White Settlement Rd Bridge last weekend you might be asking yourself, what’s next?

White Settlement Rd. Bridge:
  • Bridge opened to vehicle traffic on April 2nd
  • Ribbon Cutting Ceremony took place on May 22nd
  • The contractor continues to work on the underside of the bridge rubbing out concrete blemishes. The bottom of the bridge will be painted this summer
  • Site grading is currently underway
North Main St. Bridge: Estimated Bridge Opening Summer
  • The pedestrian traffic barrier has been completed
  • The contractor has also completed the sidewalk and landscaping around the bridge
  • The pedestrian sidewalk handrail is underway
Henderson St. Bridge: Estimated Bridge Opening Late Summer
  • The final bridge deck was poured on May 5th
  • Two abutment slabs were poured on May 12th and May 13th
  • Currently the contractor is working on transverse tendon installation, stressing and grouting
  • Simultaneously the falsework removal is underway