Community

SWING BRIDGE STILL CLOSED

The West Roundbunch Road swing bridge over Cow Bayou near Chemical Row has not been available to vehicular traffic since Thursday, October 21.  County Engineer Corey Oldbury said that a motorized wedge that opens and closes the bridge went out that day and a replacement part is needed. 

Oldbury indicated the contractors who are restoring the bridge ordered a replacement part for the wedge and believed it would only take one day to get the part.  Over a week later the part has not been delivered.  Oldbury added that the swing bridge was left in the open position to allow water traffic to pass through on Cow Bayou.

Written by KOGT Radio

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s