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COVID-19 vaccine

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59th Street Bridge replacement project

The 59th Street Bridge connects the Wynnefield and Overbrook neighborhoods in West Philadelphia. It crosses over Amtrak and SEPTA tracks, connecting Upland Way to Lancaster Avenue.

The Department of Streets will replace the bridge to:

  • Ensure public safety.
  • Meets the needs of all transportation users (motorists, pedestrians, and cyclists).

Explore our project materials to learn more about the 59th Street Bridge replacement project. For more information on the project, email 59th.Bridge.Project@phila.gov.

Name Description Released Format
59th Street Bridge replacement project fast facts PDF A project summary, background, improvements, timeline, what to expect, site map, and contact information. December 16, 2020