The Burlington County Office of Resource Management awarded a contract to design a five-mile stretch of Delaware River Heritage Trail in Burlington County, New Jersey to WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff. The trail will be 60-miles in its entirety and will link 24 communities, from Trenton to Palmyra on the New Jersey side and from Morrisville to Philadelphia’s Tacony neighborhood in Pennsylvania
The portion of the road designed by WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff will route route the trail away from U.S. Route 130 and link the existing three-mile portion to Burlington-Bordertown Road:
As the prime consultant, WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff is providing civil design, environmental permitting, structural design, geotechnical design, and agency coordination. The firm’s scope includes utility relocations, drainage and storm water management, structural inspection of bridge and culvert pipes, geotechnical exploration, a new traffic signal, maintenance of traffic plans, roadway lighting, landscape design, environmental permitting, and cultural resources surveys.