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County Gets Federal Help For Bridge Repair

They aren’t the most well-traveled roads in Nevada County, but three area bridges are getting much-needed overhauls. Work is now underway on two bridges near Garden Bar Road and one on McCourtney Road at Rock Creek, near Camp Far West. County Principal Civil Engineer Joshua Pack says less than a thousand cars a day go over the bridges, which are each about 80 years old…

Listen to Joshua Pack 1

The cost of the project is over two-and-a-half million dollars, but the federal government is paying for it through a Highway Bridge Program grant…

Listen to Joshua Pack 2

Work got underway yesterday, and the bridges are expected to remain open during most of the construction, with minor travel delays.

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