May 3, 2021 - Town meeting with Important Bridge Votes
Articles 31 and 32 on the Town Meeting warrant involve the right-of-way to the bridge. These are fairly minor, but must pass for the brifdge work to continue. Click here for the details.
A local newspaper article also describes the situation fairly well. Click here to see that article.
The above graphic is a representation of the profile of the design. The graphic below is a layout of the construction area, showing the two paths to the bridge, the two parking locations, and the small park location.
massDOT, the builder of the bridge, plans to provide comprehensive historical commemoration of the old, historic Schell Bridge, Below is one representation of what part of this historic attention could be.
The next step of the detailed design is expected to be completed the 75% design, to be available in the spring of 2021. The 100% design stage is expected in the fall of 2021, with construction to start in the spring of 2022. Stay tuned!
Friends of Schell Bridge a non-profit 501(c)3 corporation ¦ P.O. Box 27, Northfield, MA 01360 ¦ info@SchellBridge.org