Barre - Vernon Avenue Bridge

Bridge Replacement - Vernon Avenue over the Ware River

Construction of a new three span continuous steel stringer bridge over the Ware River as well as approximately 100 meters of full depth roadway reconstruction comprise this $3.2 million project for MassHighway. The bridge foundations will be cast-in-place concrete supported by drilled concrete shafts. Work also includes clearing, excavation, cold-planing and overlay of hot mix asphalt pavement, water main replacement across the bridge, granite curbing and edging, Mechanically Stabilized Earth retaining wall, drainage improvements, site restoration and other improvements in Vernon Avenue.