Nine Mile Bridge Construction and Design Enhancements

Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Linkedin Email this link
Preliminary design of Nine Mile Bridge, which is still in development and subject to change

The city is leading the design and construction work on a pedestrian bridge over Parker Road near Interstate 225 to connect the RTD Nine Mile Station with homes and businesses on the north side of Parker Road. Federal funding awarded in 2019 has enabled this long-desired project to move forward. The bridge will provide improved regional multi-modal connectivity, enable people to cross safely over Parker Road and improve traffic flow along this major metro-area corridor.

Seattle based designer/infrastructure specialist Vicki Scuri was selected, through the city’s community-based selection process managed by the Art in Public Places Program, to create integrated design enhancements for the new bridge. Through a community outreach process in 2021, Vicki learned more about the values and interests of Aurora’s residents, and in particular, those who live and work in the areas surrounding this bridge project. Through this process, community members provided input into the enhancements will help illustrate how Aurora defines itself and is seen by others. Thank you to all who contributed to that process. You may continue to find updates here.

Thanks to everyone who attended our Oct. 26 Virtual Public Meeting. If you were unable to attend, please refer to this link to view the presentation slides.

Reunión pública | 26 de octubre de 2021 - Presentación de la reunión

የሕዝብ ስብሰባ | ኦክቶበር 26/2021 - የስብሰባው አቅራረብ

공개 회의 | 2021년 10월 26일 - 회의 프레젠테이션

Please note: The bridge is still in the design phase and renderings are subject to change until the design is finalized.


The city is leading the design and construction work on a pedestrian bridge over Parker Road near Interstate 225 to connect the RTD Nine Mile Station with homes and businesses on the north side of Parker Road. Federal funding awarded in 2019 has enabled this long-desired project to move forward. The bridge will provide improved regional multi-modal connectivity, enable people to cross safely over Parker Road and improve traffic flow along this major metro-area corridor.

Seattle based designer/infrastructure specialist Vicki Scuri was selected, through the city’s community-based selection process managed by the Art in Public Places Program, to create integrated design enhancements for the new bridge. Through a community outreach process in 2021, Vicki learned more about the values and interests of Aurora’s residents, and in particular, those who live and work in the areas surrounding this bridge project. Through this process, community members provided input into the enhancements will help illustrate how Aurora defines itself and is seen by others. Thank you to all who contributed to that process. You may continue to find updates here.

Thanks to everyone who attended our Oct. 26 Virtual Public Meeting. If you were unable to attend, please refer to this link to view the presentation slides.

Reunión pública | 26 de octubre de 2021 - Presentación de la reunión

የሕዝብ ስብሰባ | ኦክቶበር 26/2021 - የስብሰባው አቅራረብ

공개 회의 | 2021년 10월 26일 - 회의 프레젠테이션

Please note: The bridge is still in the design phase and renderings are subject to change until the design is finalized.


Page last updated: 02 Nov 2021, 03:54 PM