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Bridge overlays, guardrails, culverts, F, K on Pierce County list

Four bridge overlays, eight guardrail replacements, three box culverts, an upgrade to CTH F and a return to CTH K are on the Pierce County Highway Department road project schedule this construction season.

"The county board approved a $7 million bond issue for highway work," Commissioner Chad Johnson said Thursday, reminding the public they can visit and click on "2013 Road Projects" to be updated on project progress, with road closures highlighted.

The four bridge overlays are on CTH EE, 2.6 miles west of CTH D in the Town of Hartland, on CTH N in the Town of El Paso, on CTH HH in the Town of Rock Elm and on CTH P near Elmwood, he said.

Read more in the print version of the Herald Jan. 30.

Bill Kirk

Bill Kirk was editor of the Pierce County Herald in Ellsworth, from 1988 to February, 2015 and is now on staff as a reporter. He holds a bachelors degree in journalism from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire. He previously worked in the media distribution department at the University of Minnesota's Minneapolis campus and is past editor of The Tri-County News in Osseo, Wisconsin.

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