Notice to Contractors

Notice to Contractors

Preliminary Notice

Lemon Street/Cherokee Street/ Pedestrian Bridge, Roadway and Streetscape Improvement Project

The City of Acworth, Cobb County, Georgia will advertise for sealed bids on May 25, 2017 for the construction of a pedestrian bridge over CSX railroad right of way, roadway, utility and streetscape improvements. Estimated cost is $5-5.5 million dollars. Project includes constructing two forty-eight foot tall elevator/stair towers supporting a pedestrian bridge crossing over CSX tracks and a public roadway, relocating, widening and extending Lemon Street from the Southside Drive intersection north to Taylor Street, revising the current intersection at Cherokee, School and Lemon Streets to a roundabout configuration, constructing a parking lot at Northside Drive, improving the Main Street/Lemon Street intersection and adding extensive pedestrian and streetscape enhancements.

Plans will be available in pdf format from Amec Foster Wheeler on May 25, 2017. Contact Glenn Bowman at to obtain an electronic copy of the plans.

In order to bid, prospective contractors must attend a mandatory pre-bid meeting to be held on June 21, 2017 at 10:00 AM, Acworth City Hall, 4415 Senator Russell Avenue, Acworth, Georgia, 30101. For additional information contact Mark Hipp, Acworth Public Works Department at