Project Background / Description Anoka County, in partnership with the City of Oak Grove, is developing plans for the replacement and/or rehabilitation of the bridge on CSAH 22 (Viking Boulevard) over the Rum River. The project is in the preliminary development phase to determine the widening options. This project will consist of rehabilitating and widening the bridge over the Rum River to provide eight foot shoulders. Construction of this project is anticipated in 2023.
Safely accommodate all users including motor vehicles, freight, rail, transit, pedestrians, and bicyclists
Rehabilitate the existing bridge
Improve storm water management and treatment
Reduce impacts and avoid where appropriate the natural resources and wetlands adjacent to the highway corridor
Provide efficient mobility and access for all modes of travel
Develop a financially responsible design that minimizes right-of-way and environmental resource impacts
Schedule Provided below is an overview of the project schedule identifying key milestones in the process.