Construction Schedule

Construction Stage 1 March 2015 – June 2017

Phase 1
Papal Visit
Phases 2 & 3
Phase 4
Phase 5
Phases 6-10

Stage 1-Phase 1: March 2015 to September 2015

  • Begin replacement of the Family Court pedestrian bridge over I-676 between 18th Street and 19th Street

Stage 1-Phase 1 Traffic Impacts7-8-15 676-1

On I-676

  • Periodic off-peak lane restrictions on I-676
  • Overnight closures of I-676 during demolition and setting new bridge beams.

On Surface Streets

  • None

Stage 1-Phase 1 Pedestrian Closures

  • Sidewalk on the south side of Vine Street between 18th Street and 19th Street – Closed
  • Family Court pedestrian bridge and adjacent public space over I-676 – Closed
  • Public space south of I-676 to Logan Circle between 18th Street and 19th Street – Closed

Detour

  • Use pedestrian bridge at Shakespeare Park/Free Library
  • Use Sidewalks on 19th Street Bridge
  • Use Sidewalk on north side of Vine Street

 


Construction Suspended in September 2015 (between Phase 1 and Phase 2) for the World Meeting of Families Papal Visit

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Stage 1-Phases 2 & 3: October 2015 to March 201610.8.15_676-2

  • Continue replacement of the pedestrian bridge between 18th and 19th streets
  • Continue replacement of the 19th Street Bridge over I-676
  • Begin replacement of Free Library pedestrian bridge between 19th Street and 20th Street
  • Reconstruct east section of the 20th Street Bridge over I-676
  • Reconstruct the sidewalks on the northern arc of Logan Square
  • Begin construction of enhancements to Shakespeare Park public space and pedestrian areas on the south side of I-676 between 19th Street and 20th Street
  • Continue landscaping and hardscaping the public space at the Family Court pedestrian bridge between 18th Street and 19th Street

Stage 1-Phase 2 & 3 Traffic Impacts

On I-676

  • Periodic off-peak lane restrictions on I-676
  • Overnight closures of I-676 during demolition and setting new bridge beams.

On Surface Streets

  • 19th Street Bridge over I-676 – Closed
  • 20th Street Bridge over I-676 – Two lanes each direction
  • Benjamin Franklin Parkway – Narrowed to 2 lanes each way and shifted to the west side of the 20th Street Bridge
  • Outside southbound lanes of the Parkway between 20th Street and 21st Street – Closed

Stage 1-Phase 2 & 3 Pedestrian Closures12-14_Int-3

  • Sidewalks on the 19th Street Bridge over I-676 – Closed
  • Sidewalk on east side of 20th Street over I-676 – Closed
  • Free Library pedestrian bridge and public space at Shakespeare Park over I-676 -Closed
  •  Public space and sidewalks on south side of I-676 between 19th Street and 20th Street – Closed
  •  Public space and Family Court pedestrian bridge between 18th Street and 19th Street – Closed
  •  Public space and sidewalks on west side of 20th Street Bridge over I-676 – Closed
  •  Public space and sidewalks along Winter Street and the Parkway between 20th Street and 21st Street – Closed

Detour

  • Use Sidewalks on 18th Street Bridge
  • Use Sidewalks on north side of Parkway

 Stage 1-Phase 4: March 2016 to August 2016

  • Continue replacement of the 19th Street bridge over I-676
  • Continue replacement of the Free Library pedestrian bridge between 19th Street and 20th Street
  • Continue replacement of the pedestrian bridge between 18th and 19th streets
  • Begin hardscaping in the Shakespeare Park public area adjacent to the Free Library pedestrian bridge between 19th Street and 20th Street
  • Continue landscaping and hardscaping the public space at the Family Court pedestrian bridge between 18th Street and 19th Street

Stage 1-Phase 4 Traffic Impacts

11-14_21stOn I-676

  • Periodic off-peak lane restrictions on I-676
  • Overnight closure of I-676 during demolition and setting new bridge beams.

On Surface Streets

  • 20th Street Bridge over I-676 one lane northbound
  • 19th Street Bridge closed
  • Benjamin Franklin Parkway narrowed to two lanes each way and shifted to the west side of the 20th Street bridge

Stage 1-Phase 4 Pedestrian Closures

  • Sidewalk on east side of 20th Street over I-676 – Closed
  • Public space and sidewalks on south side of I-676 between 19th Street and 20th Street – Closed
  • Public space and  pedestrian bridge between 18th Street and 19th Street – Closed
  • Public space and Free Library pedestrian bridge between 19th Street and 20th Street – Closed
  • Public space and sidewalks on west side of 20th Street Bridge over I-676 – Closed
  • Public space and sidewalks along north side of Winter Street and the Parkway between 20th Street and 21st Street – Closed

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Detour

  • Use Temporary Sidewalk on east side of 20th Street
  • Use Sidewalks on north side of Parkway

 

Stage 1-Phase 5: August 2016 to November 2016

  • Begin construction of middle section of 20th Street Bridge over I-676
  • Continue replacement of the Free Library pedestrian bridge between 19th Street and 20th Street
  • Continue replacement of the pedestrian bridge between 18th and 19th streets
  • Begin landscaping and hardscaping the public space at the Family Court pedestrian bridge between 18th Street and 19th Street
  • Begin landscaping in the Shakespeare Park public area adjacent to the Free Library pedestrian bridge between 19th Street and 20th Street
  • Complete construction of 19th Street bridge

Stage 1-Phase 5 Traffic Impacts

On I-676

  • Periodic off-peak lane restrictions on I-676
  • Overnight closure of I-676 during demolition and setting new bridge beams.

On Surface Streets

  • 20th Street Bridge over I-676 one lane northbound
  • Benjamin Franklin Parkway narrowed to two lanes each way at the 20th Street Bridge

Stage 1-Phase 5 Pedestrian Closures

  • Sidewalk on west side of 20th Street over I-676 – Closed
  • Sidewalk and public space on Winter Street and the south side of the Parkway between 20th Street and 21st Street – Closed
  • Public space and pedestrian bridge between 18th Street and 19th Street – Closed
  • Public space and Free Library pedestrian bridge between 19th Street and 20th Street – Closed

Detour

  • Use Sidewalks on east side of 20th Street or on the 19th Street Bridge
  • Use Sidewalks on the north side of the Parkway

 

Stage 1-Phases 6: November 2016 to April 2017

  • Reconstruct west section of 20th Street Bridge over I-676
  • Continue landscaping in the Shakespeare Park public area adjacent to the Free Library pedestrian bridge between 19th Street and 20th Street
  • Continue landscaping and hardscaping the public space at the Family Court pedestrian bridge between 18th Street and 19th Street
  • Reconstruct west side of 21st Street bridge
  • Reconstruct west side of 22nd Street bridge

Stage 1-Phase 6 Traffic Impacts

DSCN9225On I-676

  • Periodic off-peak lane restrictions on I-676
  • Overnight closure of I-676 during demolition and setting new bridge beams.

On Surface Streets

  • 20th Street Bridge over I-676 narrowed but open
  • Benjamin Franklin Parkway narrowed to two lanes each way at the 20th Street Bridge

Stage 1-Phase 6 Pedestrian Closures

  • Sidewalk on west side of 20th Street over I-676 – Closed
  • Sidewalk and public space on Winter Street and the south side of the Parkway between 20th Street and 21st Street – Closed
  • Public space and pedestrian bridges between 18th Street and 19th Street, 19th Street and 20th Street– Closed
  • Sidewalks on 21st Street bridge – Closed

Detour

  • Use Sidewalks on east side of 20th Street or on the 19th Street Bridge
  • Use Sidewalks on the north side of the Parkway

 

Stage 1-Phase 7: April 2017 to May 2017

  • Continue to Reconstruct west section of 20th Street Bridge over I-676
  • Continue landscaping in the Shakespeare Park public area adjacent to the Free Library pedestrian bridge between 19th Street and 20th Street

Stage 1-Phase 7 Traffic Impacts

12-14_Int-11On I-676

  • None

On Surface Streets

  • Winter Street Closed between 21st Street and 20th Street
    20th Street Bridge over I-676 narrowed but open
  • Benjamin Franklin Parkway narrowed to two lanes each way at the 20th Street Bridge

Stage 1-Phase 7 Pedestrian Closures

  • Sidewalk on west side of 20th Street over I-676 – Closed
  • Sidewalk and public space on Winter Street and the south side of the Parkway between 20th Street and 21st Street – Closed
  • Public space and Free Library pedestrian bridge between 19th Street and 20th Street – Closed
  • Public space and pedestrian bridge between 18th Street and 19th Street – Closed

Detour

  • Use Sidewalks on east side of 20th Street or on the 19th Street Bridge
  • Use Sidewalks on the north side of the Parkway

 

Stage 1-Phase 8: May 2017 to June 2017

  • Improvements to Eastbound Benjamin Franklin Parkway
  • Continue improvements to the public space between Winter street and the Parkway between 20th Street and 21st Street

Stage 1-Phase 8 Traffic Impacts

11-14_19stOn I-676

  • None

On Surface Streets

  • Winter Street Re-opened between 21st Street and 20th Street – One way Eastbound
  • 20th Street over I-676 narrowed but open
  • Benjamin Franklin Parkway Center lanes narrowed to two lanes each way at the 20th Street Bridge
  • Benjamin Franklin Parkway Eastbound outer lanes must turn Right at 20th Street

Stage 1-Phase 8 Pedestrian Closures

  • Sidewalk on east side of 20th Street over I-676 – Closed

Detour

  • Use Sidewalks on west side of 20th Street or on the 19th Street Bridge

 

Stage 1-Phase 9: June 2017

  • Improvements to center median of Benjamin Franklin Parkway
  • Continue improvements to the public space between Winter street and the Parkway between 20th Street and 21st Street

Stage 1-Phase 9 Traffic Impacts

home-callout-image-3On I-676

  • None

On Surface Streets

  • 20th Street over I-676 narrowed but open
  • Benjamin Franklin Parkway narrowed to two lanes each way at the 20th Street Bridge

Phase 9 Pedestrian Impacts

  • Crossing Benjamin Franklin Parkway  at 20th Street may be closed on east or west side during construction – Use open crossing to travel north and south

 

Stage 1-Phase 10: June 2017

  • Continue Improvements to center median of Benjamin Franklin Parkway

Stage 1-Phase 10 Traffic Impacts

On I-676

  • None

On Surface Streets

  • 20th Street over I-676 narrowed but open
  • Benjamin Franklin Parkway narrowed to two lanes each way at the 20th Street Bridge

Stage 1-Phase 10 Pedestrian Closures

  • Sidewalk on west side of 20th Street over I-676 – Closed

Detour

  • Use Sidewalks on east side of 20th Street or on the 19th Street Bridge


Stage 2-Phase 1: May 2017

  • Begin replacement of the 18th Street bridge over I-676
  • Continue construction of west side of 21st Bridge over I-676
  • Continue construction of west side of 21st Bridge over I-676

On I-676

  • Periodic off-peak lane restrictions on I-676
  • Overnight closures of I-676 during demolition and setting new bridge beams.

On Surface Streets

  • 18th Street – Closed

Stage 2-Phase 1 Pedestrian Closures

  • Sidewalk on 21st Street Bridge- Closed
  • Sidewalk on 22nd Street Bridge- One sidewalk open
  • Sidewalk on 18th Street Bridge – Closed

Detour

  • Pedestrians use 22nd Street,  20th Street or 19th Street

Stage 2-Phase 2: June 2017 to August 2017

  • Continue construction of the new 18th Street bridge over I-676
  • Complete construction of western half of the 21st Street bridge over I-676
  • Begin construction of eastern half of the 21st Street bridge over I-676
  • Continue construction of western half of the 22nd Street bridge over I-676
  • Widen 22nd Street on-ramp to I-676 west
  • Construct new curb, sidewalk on north side of Winter Street between 20th and 21st streets

On I-676

  • Periodic off-peak lane restrictions on I-676
  • Overnight closures of I-676 during demolition and setting new bridge beams
  • 22nd Street on-ramp to I-676 north – Closed

On Surface Streets

  • 18th Street – Closed

Stage 2-Phase 1 Pedestrian Closures

  • Sidewalk on 21st Street Bridge- Closed
  • Sidewalk on 22nd Street Bridge- One sidewalk open
  • Sidewalk on 18th Street Bridge – Closed

Detour

  • Pedestrians use 22nd Street,  20th Street or 19th Street

Stage 2-Phase 3-4: August 2017 to June 2018

  • Complete construction of the new 18th Street bridge over I-676
  • Complete construction of eastern half of the 21st Street bridge over I-676
  • Complete construction of eastern half of the 22nd Street bridge over I-676
  • Begin Winter Street improvements between 20th and 21st streets
  • Widen off-ramp from I-676 east to 23rd Street

On I-676

  • Periodic off-peak lane restrictions on I-676
  • Overnight closures of I-676 during demolition and setting new bridge beams.

On Surface Streets

  • 18th Street – Closed

Stage 2-Phase 1 Pedestrian Closures

  • Sidewalk on 21st Street Bridge- Closed
  • Sidewalk on 22nd Street Bridge- One sidewalk open
  • Sidewalk on 18th Street Bridge – Closed

Detour

  • Pedestrians use 22nd Street,  20th Street or 19th Street

Stage 2-Phase 5: June 2018 to November 2018

  • Complete construction of the sidewalks, approach paving of the 21st Street bridge over I-676
  • Complete construction of the sidewalks, approach paving of the 22nd Street bridge over I-676
  • Complete Winter Street improvements between 20th and 21st streets
  • Repave I-676

On I-676

  • Periodic off-peak lane restrictions on I-676

On Surface Streets

  • None

Stage 2-Phase 1 Pedestrian Closures

  • Periodic sidewalk restrictions on 21st Street, 22nd Street, Winter Street

Detour

  • None