Bridge Replacement on SR-117 over West Fork of Little River

This Web page provides information about the Alabama Department of Transportation's project to replace the SR-117 Bridge over West Fork of the Little River in Dekalb County.

The proposed project provides a new two lane bridge with realigned approaches and will be constructed parallel to the existing bridge, allowing for the existing historic bridge to be preserved.


Helpful Information

For the Bridge Replacement on SR-117 over West Fork of Little River:

Project No. BR-204 (512)
Dekalb County
Thursday, March 3, 2016

Meeting Location:

Moon Lake Elementary School, gymnasium
5866 E River Rd
Mentone, Alabama 35984

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Mentone, Alabama 35984

A public involvement will be held from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. on March 03, 2016 at the Moon Lake Elementary School gymnasium regarding the Categorical Exclusion and 4(F) documents for the proposed project. During the open house, the public may review project information and maps, ask questions, and discuss the project with Alabama Department of Transportation (ALDOT) staff.

From 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., a public forum will be held. Persons wishing to provide comments to ALDOT representatives during the public forum should register at the sign-in table. There is a two (2) minute time limit for each person to speak. he comments will be recorded and reviewed by ALDOT and the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) and will become part of the public record. Written comments may also be submitted by completing the comment sheet during the meeting, submitting comment sheet/comments by mail, delivering comments to the ALDOT North Region address below, faxing comments to the ALDOT number below, and by e-mail to bellt@dot.state.al.us which will become part of the public record.

All comments must be received by 5:00 p.m., Monday, April 7, 2016.

The meeting is being held in a handicap-accessible facility. Anyone requiring special assistance may contact Mr. Troy Bell at (256) 571-7263 prior to the meeting. Requests for special assistance should be received at least five (5) business days prior to the meeting.

Anyone needing further information before, or after, the meeting may contact:

Johnny L. Harris, PE/PLS
Region Engineer, ALDOT
1525 Perimeter Pkwy NW Ste 400
Huntsville, AL 35806-3575

All comments must be received by 5:00 p.m., Monday, April 7, 2016.


Email Comments to bellt@dot.state.al.us