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Learn more about the consulting parties process for Merchant Street Bridge.

 

Consulting Parties List and Contact Information—Merchant Street Bridge Project

Area of Potential Effects (APE)/Project Review Form

The Project Review Form was submitted to the Pennsylvania State Historic Preservation Office (PA SHPO) on May 29, 2018.  The review period extended to June 29, 2018.  The PA SHPO commented on June 5, 2018.

Consulting Party Meeting #1—Merchant Street Bridge Project

The first consulting party meeting for the Merchant Street Bridge Project was held on Wednesday, November 20, 2019.  Documents related to the Merchant Street Bridge Project Consulting Party Meeting #1 include:

Identification of Historic Properties Report—Merchant Street Bridge Project

The Identification of Historic Properties Report was submitted to consulting parties on October 9, 2019.  The 30-day review period extended to December 11, 2019.  The PA SHPO commented on November 8, 2019.

Historic Bridge Rehabilitation Bridge (HBRA) Report—Merchant Street Bridge

The draft HBRA Report for the Merchant Street Bridge was submitted to consulting parties on November 13, 2019.  Comments on the draft HBRA were accepted until December 11, 2019.  The PA SHPO commented on the draft HBRA Report on December 4, 2019.  The final HBRA Report was submitted to consulting parties on January 28, 2020.  The review period extended to February 28, 2020.  The PA SHPO commented on the final HBRA Report on February 24, 2020.

Consulting Party Meeting #2—Merchant Street Bridge Project

The second consulting party meeting for the Merchant Street Bridge Project was held on Wednesday, April 22, 2020.  Documents related to the Merchant Street Bridge Project Consulting Party Meeting #2 include:

Determination of Effects Report—Merchant Street Bridge Project

The Determination of Effects Report for the Merchant Street Bridge Project was submitted to consulting parties on March 18, 2020.  The review period extended to April 30, 2020.  The PA SHPO commented on April 30, 2020. On September 16, 2020, the PA SHPO again commented on the Determination of Effects Report and on additional information submitted after Consulting Party Meeting #2.