Medora, IN, December 28, 2009 - $1.9 million in Stimulus funds will pay for the restoration of the Medora Covered Bridge, bids for the work to be let January 27.
The 434-foot Medora, or Dark Bridge was built in 1875 to cross Sand Creek in three spans using the Burr truss. The bridge was bypassed by a concrete bridge in 1972.
For the story, go to: http://www.fox28.com/Global/story.asp?S=11736177.
[Our thanks to Tom Keating for forwarding this story - Ed.]