Mosquito Bridge Schedule
Mosquito Bridge Schedule
I’m Ed Smith, a Placerville personal injury attorney. The Mosquito Bridge has been scheduled for mandatory annual maintenance starting Monday, July 11, 2016. The maintenance schedule was prepared by the Transportation Division of the El Dorado County Community Development Agency.
Mosquito Bridge Historical Background
Built in 1867, the Mosquito Bridge is located north of Placerville. The Mosquito Bridge offers a scenic view that is built at approximately 9 feet wide and spans 140 feet over the South Fork of the American River. Any adventure lovers that adore the beautiful sceneries nature has to offer, take a drive through Placerville and the Mosquito Bridge for an enjoyable summer experience.
24 hour closings starting at 7:00 am on Monday, July 11, 2016 to 4:00 pm on Friday, July 15, 2016.
Daily closings on the weekdays starting Monday, July 18, 2016 through Friday, July 29, 2016 starting at 7:00 am and ending at 4:00 pm.
Mosquito Bridge Repair Information
The damaged timber railings will be replaced by the county bridge crew. Motorists embarking on the bridge during the closure are required to enter Highway 193 to get to Rock Creek Road to get through the detour. Drivers are highly recommended to approach the bridge at reduced speeds and additional caution in order to assure the safety of the public. The timing of the project will be kept updated through portable information signs stationed within the bridge’s proximity.
Transportation Division Public Announcement
The Transportation Division of the El Dorado County Community Development Agency is encouraging the public to input any issues and concerns. For this reason, the Transportation Division can address the community’s needs and concerns through the updating of the bridge for safe and reliable transportation. Please contact the Transportation Division’s Maintenance Unit with any ideas or concerns at (530) 642-4909.
Placerville Personal Injury Lawyer
I’m Ed Smith, a Placerville Personal Injury Lawyer. If you or a close one have been injured in a vehicular accident, please call me at (916) 921-6400 for free, friendly advice. If you are outside of the Sacramento area, please do not hesitate and call me toll free at (800) 404-5400.
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