120 Colorado Bridges Need Repair After Flooding
DENVER (AP) – The Colorado Department of Transportation says 120 state bridges need repair after flooding last month.
The department said Wednesday it has completed inspections of 411 bridges on the state highway system that were potentially impacted by flooding in northeast and eastern Colorado. The department said no bridges were completely destroyed.
The remaining 291 are currently open with no need for repairs.
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Colorado Floods: How To Help
The recent floods are impacting families and communities throughout Colorado, so CBS4 has compiled a list of ways you can support the local communities impacted by the floods.
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