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Denbigh Boulevard Bridge Replacement

Newport News

Project at a Glance

$28 Million (Construction)

Whitman, Requardt & Associates, LLP, Design Consultant

Newport News

Hampton Roads

Hampton Roads Public Affairs
(757) 925-1515

About the Project

This project will replace the structurally-deficient Denbigh Boulevard Bridge over Interstate 64 and CSX Railway between Warwick Boulevard and Jefferson Avenue in Newport News with a new bridge that meets current geometric and design standards. Funding for the project is included in the FY2017-2022 Six-Year Improvement Plan. 

Whitman, Requardt and Associates, LLP, was selected as the design consultant.

Estimated Schedule

Design began in 2015, followed by right-of-way acquisition in 2016. The project is estimated to be advertised for construction by fall 2018, with a notice to proceed estimated for early 2019. 

The estimated preliminary schedule for the project is as follows:

Advertisement Date: September 2018
Bid Opening Date: November 2018
Executed Contract: (Bid Date + 60 Days) January 2019
Notice to Proceed (NTP) – after Utility Relocations:  April 2019
Substantial Completion: June 2021
Contract Completion Date: July 2021

Project Update

A design public hearing was held on Tuesday, December 15, 2015, from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Denbigh High School, 259 Denbigh Boulevard, Newport News, VA 23608. The public comment period closed thirteen (13) days after this public hearing, on December 28, 2015.

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