Amelia Earhart Memorial Bridge

  • Date: Summer 2013
  • Location: U.S. Route 59, Atchison KS
  • Category: Transmission, distribution, excavation and substation
  • Project Owner: Kansas and Missouri Departments of Transportation

The new Amelia Earhart Memorial Bridge is a 2,500-foot-long, four lane, tiered arch structure. Capital Electric Line Builders' work on this project included supplying and installing LED aesthetic lighting, navigation lighting, traffic signals, street lighting, maintenance lighting and a utility conduit system. The new bridge replaced the former two-lane structure built in 1938.​

Photo by Kansas Department of Transportation.
AE bridge