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TxDOT to Hold Public Meeting in Sweetwater Next Week
Contact: Mary Belle Turner
Phone: (325) 676-6817
Date: Feb. 21, 2017

TxDOT will present information about upcoming BI-20 bridge replacement

ABILENE  – The Texas Department of Transportation is hosting a public meeting Tuesday, Feb. 28, to share information about an upcoming project to reconstruct the BI-20 bridge over Union Pacific Railroad in Sweetwater.

The meeting is scheduled from 4 to 8 p.m. at the Texas State Technical College - Sweetwater campus in the Center Seminar Room, located at 300 Homer K. Taylor Drive. Meeting format is come-and-go, and no formal presentation will be made. Attendees can review project details and detour maps, and gather information from TxDOT engineers involved in this project.

TxDOT routinely evaluates bridges to maintain soundness and ensure modern bridge standards are met. Upon evaluation, TxDOT engineers determined that the BI-20 bridge over Union Pacific Railroad is due to be replaced.


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