Project cost: $74.0 million
Completion: Winter 2023

Walt Whitman Bridge
I-76 Corridor Rehabilitation

I-76 Corridor Rehabilitation

The DRPA invested $74 million in a multi-year project to rehabilitate approximately two miles of Interstate 76 in South Philadelphia between the bridge's toll plaza and Passyunk Avenue.

Improvements included:

  • Pavement rehabilitation with select areas of full-depth pavement reconstruction with curb replacement
  • Improvement of drainage with the addition of new inlets
  • Removal and replacement of concrete roadway on the overpasses
  • Shoulder grading
  • Rehabilitation of pedestrian tunnels
  • Installation of new sign structures
  • Installation of new light poles, electrical and fiber optic lines


I-76 Corridor Rehabilitation Map

Award-Winning Project

The project is a recipient of the "2022 New Jersey's Leading Capital Construction Project Award" from the New Jersey Alliance for Action.

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