The following is from the MassHighway web site.
TOWNSEND- BRIDGE REPLACEMENT, T-07-008, WHEELER ROAD OVER WILLARD BROOK
This project consists of replacing the current bridge with a new steel bridge to be built on the same alignment as the existing bridge. The proposed bridge will have a curb to curb dimension of 29.5 feet. A 5 foot sidewalk will be located on the north side of the bridge. During construction, the bridge will be closed and vehicular traffic will be detoured. A temporary sidewalk will be constructed to allow pedestrians to cross Willard Brook.
Town of Townsend
Right of Way Responsibility:Municipality
Construction Begins:Summer 2010
Project Manager:Adam G Hoey
Estimated Construction Cost:$1,759,340.89
MassHighway District:District 3
Current Status:Comments on the 75% design phase project plans have been returned to the Design Engineer (as of 01/10/2008)