CHARLOTTE -The N.C. Department of Transportation will begin a $638,000 project to replace the bridges on Doster Road over Twelve Mile Creek and on Corinth Church Road over Beaver Dam Creek in Monroe at 9 a.m. Monday, August 5, weather permitting.
Contractor Bullseye Construction Inc. will remove each bridge, install new guardrail, and improve the approaches to the bridges on Doster Road and Corinth Church Road. During construction, motorists can follow these posted detours:
- Doster Road: Tom Laney Road to Crow Road to Potter Road to Old Waxhaw-Monroe Road back to Doster Road.
- Corinth Church Road: Fletcher Broome Road to Doster Road back to Corinth Church Road.
Construction of both bridges should be completed by November 27, with reforestation and vegetation work continuing through May 25, 2014.
NCDOT reminds motorists to watch signs for construction information, stay alert and obey the posted speed limit.
For real-time travel information at any time, call 511, visit www.ncdot.gov/travel or follow NCDOT on Twitter at www.ncdot.gov/travel/twitter. Another option is NCDOT Mobile, a phone-friendly version of the NCDOT website. To access it, type "m.ncdot.gov" into the browser of your smartphone. Then, bookmark it to save for future reference. NCDOT Mobile is compatible with the iPhone, Android and some newer Blackberry phones.
For more information, please contact the division bridge program manager at (704) 983-4400.