Construction is now underway on two bridges in Ocean Pines, one is located on Clubhouse Drive, the other on Ocean Parkway. Both bridges were built 50 years ago and are in need of repairs, according to a recent bridge report. Murtech Inc., a Salisbury-based company, has completed under bridge repairs and started sidewalk/railing replacement for Clubhouse Drive Bridge. Under bridge repairs for Ocean Parkway Bridge have begun. Anticipated completion of repair project for both bridges is approximately Wednesday, February 1, 2017 depending on impact of weather on construction schedule. Traffic is restricted to a single lane along Clubhouse Drive, heading to the Golf Club. Construction workers with Murtech Inc. will work on one side of the bridge at a time. The Ocean Pines Board of Directors voted unanimously to grant a $377,417 contract to Murtech Inc. at its April 28 meeting.
Board Approval Date: April 28, 2016 Budget: $ 377,417