Money Found: New Vertical Height Clearance Coming for Skagit Bridge

Remember that bridge that fell down in Skagit County, Wash.? Of course you do. New money was recently found to retrofit the entire bridge, giving it a uniform clearance height once the permanent patch is put into place this September. Take a look at all the details in my Engineering News-Record article here.

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Temporary Fix Coming First for Felled Skagit Bridge

As crews continue to dig the mangled steel that once was the Interstate 5 bridge spanning the Skagit River in northern Washington State, engineers are planning both a temporary and permanent fix for the four-lane highway. Read more at my Engineering News-Record blog here, with a full story coming this week in ENR.