Mill Street Bridge Replacement


Mill Street Bridge Replacement - Updated May 15, 2019

Final preparations are being done on the bridge. After sign placement, the bridge will open Friday, May 17th, 2019, at 2:00 pm.

Please remember the bridge is one way. The direction of travel is from Summer Street uphill to State Street.

Contract Completion Date:  May 18, 2019.

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