Widening of the Bayou Village Bridge for Sidewalks

Phase II of the widening of the Bayou Village Bridge began on November 13, 2017 and was completed in February 2018. The location of this project is Highway 59 next to the Original Oyster House. This project will require the temporary narrowing of Highway 59 at the bridge during construction.  Motorist should exercise caution and expect significant traffic impacts.  

This project was totaled at $1.2 million and included:

  • The widening of the existing bridge deck 
  • 8' sidewalks 
  • Decorative handrails and lighting

Construction Dates: 
November 13, 2017 - February 1, 2018

Approved Budget: 
$1.2 million

Design By: 
Thompson Engineering

Pope Contracting