Temporary Bridge Opens On Arthur Brown Road In Walnut Hill

November 12, 2017

A temporary bridge opened Saturday over Boggy Creek on Arthur Brown Road, near the Walnut Hill Baptist Church.

Construction started on the temporary bridge in July in order to construct a new permanent bridge. However, main bridge was ordered closed in September after a state inspection found serious structural deficiencies. Work is already underway to construct the new permanent bridge over Boggy Creek, with 11-foot travel lanes, six-foot shoulders and a solid concrete barrier railing. Work is expected to be completed in the spring of 2018.

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4 Responses to “Temporary Bridge Opens On Arthur Brown Road In Walnut Hill”

  1. Born and Raised in Walnut Hill on November 13th, 2017 4:52 pm

    Paul – gotta agree with your comment. This does look like an accident waiting to happen OH YEAH and now you can wait on the new EMT station to respond!

  2. William on November 12th, 2017 1:32 pm

    >>has the bridge on why 168 been repaired?

    10/03/2017

    Highway 168 Bridge Reopens After Emergency Repairs

    http://www.northescambia.com/2017/10/highway-168-bridge-reopens-after-emergency-repairs

  3. sam on November 12th, 2017 1:25 pm

    has the bridge on why 168 been repaired?

  4. paul on November 12th, 2017 7:54 am

    That place looks like a wreck waiting to happen.
    I do like curves but it seems like a lot of people can’t traverse through them while they’re on their phones..





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