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By Lou Marzeles

Council moves toward repairing bridge


The Mill Street bridge, damaged when a truck crashed into it in March, will be repaired following action Monday night by the Goldendale city council.

On March 24 a loaded semi truck rammed into the edge of the bridge and went partially over the side, causing extensive damage to the bridge. The company owning the truck, Loan Star Ranch of Aurora, Ore., held insurance on it from Berkshire Hathaway; the city anticipates the insurance will cover repair costs. Those costs are estimated at $7,406, and a motion was passed to approve a capital outlay in that amount to Sargent Engineers of Olympia for the work.

The council also moved to assume agreements from the estate of Eleanor Dooley that will...

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