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  1. Cost of de-icing roads expected to riseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 12 | The Republic

    The cost of making roads safer after ice and snow storms in Bartholomew County is expected to go up substantially starting next year. The Bartholomew County commissioners this week rejected the sole bid received for sand required in de-icing of county roads.

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  2. County targets Lowell Bridge: Federal funding sought to replace 60-year-old structureRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 28 | The Republic

    Using federal funding for part of the project, the Bartholomew County commissioners have agreed to pick up 20 percent of the cost of replacing the nearly 60-year-old Lowell Bridge, northwest of Columbus. Construction on the estimated $2.5 million project near Lowell Road and County Road 325W will not begin until 2024, said Danny Hollander, Bartholomew County Highway engineer.

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  3. County prepares to replace Lowell Road bridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 27 | The Republic

    Using federal funding for part of the project, the Bartholomew County commissioners have agreed to pick up 20 percent of the cost of replacing the nearly 60-year-old Lowell Bridge, northwest of Columbus. Construction on the estimated $2.5 million project near Lowell Road and County Road 325W will not begin until 2024, said Danny Hollander, Bartholomew County Highway engineer.

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  4. Hope area has biggest need for bridge repairsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2018 | The Republic

    For the second year in a road, the majority of local bridges determined to most need replacement are located in the vicinity of Hope within Hawcreek Township. That's according to an inventory and inspection report of all 203 county-owned bridges by Indianapolis-based United Consulting, submitted Monday to the Bartholomew County Commissioners.

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  5. Mill Race Park covered bridge getting new roof: Repairs will temporarily restrict trafficRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2018 | The Republic

    The Bartholomew County commissioners will pay Southern Roofing Inc. $62,900 to replace the wood shake shingle roof on the bridge. Roof replacement can be done in cold weather, but Southern Roofing has to coordinate with the Columbus Parks and Recreation Department to find a time when the bridge can be closed that does not interfere with park activities, Bartholomew County Highway engineer Danny Hollander said.

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  6. Park's historic covered bridge to receive new roofRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2018 | The Republic

    The Bartholomew County commissioners will pay Southern Roofing Inc. $62,900 to replace the wood shake shingle roof on the bridge. Roof replacement can be done in cold weather, but Southern Roofing has to coordinate with the Columbus Parks and Recreation Department to find a time when the bridge can be closed that does not interfere with park activities, Bartholomew County Highway engineer Danny Hollander said.

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  7. City, county receive Community Crossing grantsRead the original story

    Nov 11, 2018 | The Republic

    Columbus and Bartholomew County are receiving nearly $1.6 million in state funding designated for local road projects in 2019. The city received $1 million, while Bartholomew County received nearly $589,471 through the Next Level Roads: Community Crossings Initiative, which provides state matching funds to local governments for construction projects.

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  8. Paving list adds 7 roads: County finds $350,000 for fall workRead the original story

    Oct 19, 2018 | The Republic

    It's unusual for the county to announce it is adding overlay projects this late in the construction season. At this time last year, highway officials were outlining which projects would have to be delayed due to the early arrival of cold weather.

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  9. County, state partnering to improve Taylorsville rail crossing: INDOT ...Read the original story

    Sep 11, 2018 | The Republic

    A railroad crossing at County Road 800 North just north of Taylorsville will get flashing lights and gates next year under a funding partnership. The Bartholomew County Commissioners on Monday approved a contract with the Indiana Department of Transportation for proposed safety improvements at the crossing, which is located about a half-mile from U.S. 31. It currently only has stop signs to warn motorists as they cross.

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  10. Four county bridge projects moving forwardRead the original story

    Jul 18, 2018 | The Republic

    Contracts to start the design work on three of the four planned bridge replacements were signed Monday by the Bartholomew County commissioners. DLZ Indiana Inc., an engineering and architectural firm, will be paid a maximum of $93,210 to handle all planning phases for the replacement of Bridge 301, located on County Road 300E over the Sydney Branch of the Flatrock River, north of St. Louis Crossing.

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  11. $6 million highway garage approved: Project won't result in tax increaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2018 | The Republic

    But the approval was given only after county officials emphasized that no new taxes will be enacted to build the facility off East 25th Street, next to the Clay Township Fire Department. Construction on the 11.25-acre farm property could begin in the summer of 2019 and be completed in the spring of 2020, commissioners chairman Larry Kleinhenz said.

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  12. Chip and seal: Process planned for 96 miles of county roadsRead the original story

    Jul 2, 2018 | The Republic

    The chip-and-seal method of road repair, a blend of asphalt and gravel, is being planned for 96 miles of Bartholomew County rural roads this year. That is substantially more than the 50 to 60 miles done annually over the past two years, as well as two-and-a-half times more miles than will receive a new blacktop this year, Bartholomew County Highway superintendent Dwight Smith said.

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  13. County replacing bridge northeast of HopeRead the original story

    Jun 18, 2018 | The Republic

    The Bartholomew County Commissioners on Monday approved an agreement for $72,720 with USI Consultants, Indianapolis, to replace County Bridge 66, which is located northeast of Hope near the Shelby County line. Issues with the bridge on County Road 900E were discovered earlier this year after a wing wall on the structure fell off, said Danny Hollander, Bartholomew County highway engineer.

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  14. County delays work on 15 construction projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2018 | The Republic

    Roughly one out of four sections of county roads scheduled to get a new blacktop this year will remain untouched until after this winter. Milestone Contractors, Inc. of Columbus will receive $1,798,027 to put new asphalt down on 36 sections of county roads, while the eight projects awarded to Dave O'Mara Contractors amount to $91,455.

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  15. County reopens 800S after bridge repairRead the original story

    May 23, 2018 | The Republic

    Bartholomew County officials have reopened County Road 800S west of Azalia after repairs to a 26-foot-long bridge damaged by flooding. The county road, one of two main crossings between U.S. 31 and State Road 11, had been closed for seven weeks, but reopened Monday afternoon, said county highway engineer Danny Hollander.

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  16. County opts to replace, not repair, Haw Creek bridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2018 | The Republic

    Emergency repairs were initially authorized April 23 after a wing wall collapsed near the edge of Bridge 66, wiping out about five feet of County Road 900E near the Shelby County line. But a few weeks later, work was stopped after crews discovered they were attempting to drive sheets of steel into solid rock hidden under the soil.

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  17. Haw Creek bridge north of Hope will be replacedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2018 | The Republic

    Emergency repairs were initially authorized April 23 after a wing wall collapsed near the edge of Bridge 66, wiping out about five feet of County Road 900E near the Shelby County line. But a few weeks later, work was stopped after crews discovered they were attempting to drive sheets of steel into solid rock hidden under the soil.

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  18. County reopens 800S to traffic after bridge repairRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2018 | The Republic

    Bartholomew County officials have reopened County Road 800S west of Azalia after repairs were completed on a 26-foot-long bridge damaged by floodwaters last month. The county road, one of two main crossings between U.S. 31 and State Road 11, had been closed for seven weeks, but reopened Monday afternoon, said county highway engineer Danny Hollander.

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  19. $3 million in road work planned this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2018 | The Republic

    Current estimates for putting a new blacktop down on the 2.5 miles of roads and bridges on the western portion of the crossing is $228,600. Often used by manufacturing employees who work in the Woodside industrial parks, Southern Crossing provides a vital link between U.S. 31 near Elizabethtown with State Road 11 near Walesboro.

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  20. Bridge repair halted: Traffic narrowed to one laneRead the original story

    May 11, 2018 | The Republic

    Just two weeks after a green light was given to an emergency bridge repair in Hawcreek Township, the project was brought to a dead stop by an unexpected discovery. One of the two bridges that crosses Haw Creek along County Road 900E, northeast of Hope, will have to function as a one-lane bridge until further notice, the Bartholomew County Commissioners announced this week.

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