TRAFFIC: Bridge on Portage Avenue to close for replacement
SOUTH BEND —
A traffic alert-- the Portage Avenue bridge near Elwood Avenue will close September 13 for an estimated two and a half months.
The county is replacing the aging bridge near the Martins super market.
The bridge scored a 50 sufficiency rating in its last inspection on a scale from 1 to 100.
It's in good condition structurally but its deck and some of its components are in fair to poor condition.