Mill Street Bridge Replacement

Mill Street Bridge Replacement - Updated July 5, 2018
The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) awarded the contract to replace this bridge to E.T. & L. Corp, of Stow, MA.  E.T. & L. will begin mobilizing onto the site, and has begun work.

During construction access to the Julius Lester Trail from Mill Street will be restricted.

MassDOT Design Process

The MassDOT 25% plans
                       Elevation of Bridge
                       Cross Section of Bridge
                       Cross Section of Road & Wall
Comments on this project can be sent to MassDOT (See here for more information)


Town of Amherst Design Process

Conceptual Design - 
Mill Street at Puffers Pond Bridge Replacement Options

                                        Existing Conditions
                                        33 Ft Wide Two Lane
                                        24 Ft Wide One Traffic Lane With Bike and Pedestrian Sidewalk
                                        Bridge Plan Alternative 3 
                                        Bridge Plan Alternative 5
Amherst to determine future of 'unsafe' Mill River bridge near Puffer’s Pond dam-Article 10/21/13 

Town Comments Folder