WESTMINSTER, Md. (AP) — Officials say 21 bridges in Carroll County that are too short to get federal funding will be inspected through a deal between the county and the state.
The county’s Board of Commissioners recently gave the Bureau of Engineering approval for a pact with State Highway Administration to inspect the 21 bridges.READ MORE: 7 Shot, Including 5 Teenagers, In West Baltimore Friday Night
Debbie Butler, chief of the bureau, tells The Carroll County Times bridges longer than 20 feet are covered by federal funding.READ MORE: ‘We Want To Prevent This From Happening Again’ Witnesses Describe Deadly Collision Between Fire Truck And Dirt Bike Rider In Baltimore As Advocates Call For Solutions
The cost to inspect the short bridges is more than $50,000.
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