Manchester Village Voters Approve Bridge Replacement

Aug 6, 2014

Main Street Bridge, over the River Raisin, to be replaced 

Manchester-Main Street
Manchester-Main Street
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The 10-year, 635-thousand dollar bond proposal won overwhelming support from Manchester Village voters.

The money to replace the aging Main Street Bridge will compliment a three-million dollar State Grant awarded the Village from the state Department of Transportation in November of 2013.   

Shortly after the grant announcement, Manchester Village Council  approved over 178-thousand dollars for design work on a replacement. 

Work on the new bridge is expected to begin in 2015.