County Road 38/Kercher Bridge Project

Week of 11-06-17

Bridge work continues and progress has been made. Concrete work along with approach work to be done this week.

Contractor is stabilizing the road subgrade this week in the area of CR 19 & CR 38. Paving may take place after areas are stabilized, depending upon weather and temperatures.

Contractor to have work entire project completed by 06-01-18. Date is subject to additional days for weather.

Contractor and County signed an acceleration agreement. The County will pay an additional $457,000 if the contractor substantially completes the road and has it open* to traffic by 12-31-17.  If the contractor fails to have the road substantially complete and open to traffic by 12-31-17, then the contractor is subject to $4,570.00 per day liquidated damages.

*Open to traffic = road is paved up to intermediate layer of asphalt, signal at CR 21 & CR 38 is operational, and temporary striping is in place.