TxDOT makes specific types of historic bridges available for public use once it is determined that they are no longer sufficient to carry vehicular traffic. These bridges are typically county-owned metal truss bridges, which are increasingly rare in Texas. Considerations for participating in the bridge marketing program include:
Historic Bridges Available
TxDOT encourages inquiries from those who are interested in adopting one of these historic bridges. Discussing your goals, intended use of the historic bridge and length of new crossing will help us support your project. We will be happy to notify you when bridges become available that are likely to meet your needs.
Director of Cultural Resources