Company Doing Veterans Drive Improvement Project Will Give Update Today
CHARLOTTE AMALIE — Governor Kenneth Mapp and Lt. Governor Osbert Potter said that they will attend a briefing tour on the progress of the Veterans Drive Improvement Project, by representatives of American Bridge Company.
The briefing tour will take place at 4:00 p.m. today. All participants are asked to meet at the Virgin Islands Legislature building.
American Bridge Company is an off-island civil engineering firm that focuses on design, the management of structures, transportation systems, and infrastructure. American Bridge Company has built some of the world’s most notable bridges including the Tappan Zee, Verrazano Narrows, Mackinac Straits, Bayonne, and structures in San Francisco-Oakland Bay East.
The Veterans Drive Improvement Project is the single largest road construction project in the history of the U.S. Virgin Islands spanning three miles in length and taking just over three years to complete.
The project broke ground in May of this year and will be completed in summer of 2021 according to the Federal Highway Administration.