Sheldon Street - footbridge deck replacement

What

Replacement of the timber deck and stringers.

Why

To replace the decking and stringers that are near end of life.

Where

At the Sheldon Street footbridge opposite 91A Clarendon Terrace.

When

Work will start on 4 May 2021 and is expected to be completed by 14 May 2021 (weather dependent). Work will be undertaken between Monday to Friday, 7am to 5:30pm.

Contact

The contractor is Higgins Contractors. Phone Charlie Sturges on 027 601 4183 between Monday to Friday, 8am to 5pm.

Details

The works involve:

  • The removal and replacement of the timber decking and timber stringers in 2.3m sections.
  • The installation of non-slip strips to each deck plank.

The footbridge will be closed while the works are completed. Pedestrians and cyclists will be detoured over the Radley Street bridge.