Tag Archives: Church Street Bridge

Bridge won’t be closed for final repairs

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By Dan King When the Church Street Bridge was closed last year, Granville businesses and commuters suffered. This year that won’t be the case. As final repairs are made to the bridge during the construction season, the work will not require the bridge to be fully closed to traffic. “We did a lot of the […]

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Bridge opening sooner than anticipated

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By Jamie Norton Because of a stretch of consistently good weather this fall, the refurbished Church Street bridge may reopen sooner than originally planned. If the weather continues to cooperate, the bridge could be done as early as Wednesday, Nov. 18, almost two weeks ahead of its Dec. 1 deadline, said Steve Haskins, superintendent at […]

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Despite setbacks, bridge repairs moving forward

By Christina Scanlon Concrete poured two weeks ago at the Church Street Bridge has been tested and approved, putting the project ahead of schedule. This should come as good news for area residents and business owners who’ve been inconvenienced by the closure of the structure, now nearing five months. Officials had previously stated the bridge […]

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Bridge work impacts business

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By Christina Scanlon The sign in front of American Hardware, 57 Church St., reads “Bridge is closed. We are open,” but there’s about 100 fewer customers per week to see the sign, according to David Linendoll, who owns the store with Kyle Hunter. That number translates to some 20 percent of traffic, though sales from […]

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Bridges closed for Irene

Bridges closed     With rising flood waters caused by Tropical Storm Irene Sunday night, local officials ordered closed a number of bridges across the village of Granville some of which remained closed into Monday morning. Sunday night, as flood waters surged towards the top of the Church Street Bridge near the Mettowee River Park […]

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Rail Trail is on track

Bridge work begins, span expected this month Soon a way will exist to cross the Mettowee River without taking the Church Street Bridge. As the June opening date approaches, village officials said, all indications show the Rail Trail Bridge will go into place later this month as planned. “I think the excitement will be there […]

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Town proposes solar moratorium

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By Dan King Whitehall town officials want to figure out some rules and regulations before allowing new solar projects to […]

Area communities plan Memorial Day services

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By Dan King and Krystle S. Morey Memorial Day will be the focus throughout the area this weekend. Various towns […]

Local towns take different approaches to animal control

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By Dan King and Krystle S. Morey Dogs, and cows, and horses – oh my. Loose animals are a concern […]

Stanley, Van Gelder top Class of 2016

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Valedictorian to study at Georgetown  Three years ago, Granville business teacher Terry Wheeler approached Brooke Stanley and asked her to […]

‘The Quarry’ opening soon

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By Krystle S. Morey Interior walls and the well-known wooden storefront of O’Callahan’s Irish Pub are coming down as owners […]

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