Delaware County has put a weight embargo on one of their bridges.

The bridge, located west of Delaware, is on 220th Avenue on the Class B portion of the road.

County Engineer Anthony Bardgett says the steel beams are too small for Special Haul Vehicles (5, 6 and 7 axle trucks) and the bridge needs to be rated for those. Bardgett says those types of trucks carry a lot of weight on a short wheel base and it has an impact on these kinds of short bridges.

The County is hoping to replace this bridge sometime in the next couple years.

Source Google News – Read the original article

Delaware County Enforcing Weight Embargo on Bridge Near Delaware – Mix 94.7 KMCH –
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