July 2009 progress
night, employees found this small
alligator in the work zone, attempting
to cross the road. They carefully
assisted the gator in crossing the road,
where it then made itself at home in a
Work has begun on the
columns for the new Aviation Avenue
overpass. As pictured below, steel
rebar frames are being put together to
keep that work moving.
Work has begun on the shoring wall
for the new exit ramp from I-26
eastbound onto Aviation Avenue.
This is needed to allow the new exit
ramp to be moved out in order to make
room for the widened I-26.
Work on the future
exit ramp onto Remount Road from I-26
westbound is making considerable
Machinery is being
readied to begin work on the roadway
deck of the new Remount Road overpass.
As shown below, once the demolition of
the old Remount Road overpass begins,
work can continue on building new lanes
on I-26 westbound.
These aerial shots by
Zeppelin Photography show the
being made on the new Remount Road