Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

Hwy 63 Bridges over Mississippi River and Hwy 61

 

Photos

2017-18

Looking toward Wisconsin over the new Highway 63/Eisenhower Bridge location next to the existing bridge in October 2018.

Looking toward Wisconsin over the new Highway 63/Eisenhower Bridge location next to the existing bridge in October 2018.

View of the river bridge approach spans on the Wisconsin side looking toward Minnesota in October 2018.

View of the river bridge approach spans on the Wisconsin side looking toward Minnesota in October 2018.

View of construction crews placing approach span deck beams on the Wisconsin side in August 2018.

View of construction crews placing approach span deck beams on the Wisconsin side in August 2018.

View of river bridge Pier 2 construction in the Mississippi River in June 2018. Construction crews use boats and barges to access this pier for construction.

View of river bridge Pier 2 construction in the Mississippi River in June 2018. Construction crews use boats and barges to access this pier for construction.

2019

View of the new bridge piers looking toward Wisconsin in February 2019.

View of the new bridge piers looking toward Wisconsin in February 2019.

View of Pier 2 in the river looking toward the Minnesota shoreline in February 2019.

View of Pier 2 in the river looking toward the Minnesota shoreline in February 2019.

View of Pier 3 on the Wisconsin side in February 2019.

View of Pier 3 on the Wisconsin side in February 2019.

View of the steel tub girders placed between Pier 1 and the south bridge abutment in Minnesota in February 2019.

View of the steel tub girders placed between Pier 1 and the south bridge abutment in Minnesota in February 2019.