INTO HISTORY: State-of-the-art structure replaces Paulding’s last wooden bridge
by Bill Baldowski
December 16, 2014 03:19 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Paulding County’s last wooden bridge has been taken out of service but will remain in place as a reminder of the area’s historic past. A new, state-of-the-art bridge officially replaced the Willow Springs Road bridge in west Paulding as a transportation structure over the Silver Comet Trail during special ceremonies last week. The old, single-lane bridge was erected in 1941 and was the last wooden bridge actively carrying traffic. Paulding County Department of Transportation Project...
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Elected officials and college degrees
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Do you think it is important for elected officials to have college degrees?