Major Bridge Work Begins This Month in Traverse City

Major construction projects start this month along some heavily traveled bridges in Traverse City.Cass Street Bridge 1

Reconstruction will start on the South Cass Street Bridge (at Washington Street), at a cost of about $745,000.

The city says Tax Increment Financing dollars are making up a large portion of the funding.Cass Street Bridge 2

The other bridge that will also see some major work is the Park Street Bridge, just off of the Grandview Parkway.

The cost for that project is estimated at $617,000.

In all, four bridges are set for reconstruction over the next two years.

Park Street Bridge 2The other sites include the West Front Street Bridge (with work set to start in December) and a bridge along 8th Street, slated to begin in May of 2021.