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COVID-19 vaccine

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Martin Luther King, Jr. Drive Bridge rehabilitation project

The Martin Luther King, Jr. (MLK) Drive Bridge provides a connection between MLK Drive and Eakins Oval. This rehabilitation project will replace and widen the bridge deck to:

  • Ensure structural integrity.
  • Meet current standards.
  • Accommodate a side path for pedestrians and cyclists.

The Department of Streets and Pennsylvania Department of Transportation are funding this project.

Explore our project materials or visit the virtual open house website to learn more about the MLK Drive Bridge rehabilitation project.

Email MLK.bridge.rehab@phila.gov with comments or questions about the project.

Name Description Released Format
MLK, Jr. Drive Bridge rehabilitation project frequently asked questions PDF Five commons questions about the project, followed by their answers. February 09, 2021
MLK, Jr. Drive Bridge rehabilitation project fast facts PDF Project needs, improvements, what to expect during construction, partners, and a timeline for engineering, design, open house, and construction. July 14, 2020