Wendell Bridge is CLOSED. Please follow posted DETOUR ROUTES around work area.
- Crews are are working on the new bridge construction.
- Crews are also working on Front Street near Graehl Park. Please drive with caution and follow construction signs.
- Travelers on or along the river should be aware of new bridge structures being built and the equipment in the construction zone.
The Alaska Department of Transportation is working to replace the Wendell Avenue Bridge. Work will include building a temporary work trestle and relocating existing utilities during the 2020 construction season. We will do our best to keep you informed of any project updates and appreciate your patience and cooperation during construction. This project is expected to be complete in October 2021.