Creek County Bridge Reopens After Nearly A Year - - Tulsa, OK - News, Weather, Video and Sports - |

Creek County Bridge Reopens After Nearly A Year

Posted: Updated:
CREEK COUNTY, Oklahoma -

A Creek County bridge has been reopened nearly a year after it was closed due to safety concerns.

Community leaders cut the ribbon on the Pelican Point Bridge on Keystone Lake in Mannford Wednesday.

Related Story: Creek County Commissioner Closes Bridge As Safety Precaution

The old bridge had become so rusted and deteriorated, it was too dangerous for drivers, so commissioners closed it last September to build the new one.

Creek County dipped into an emergency fund to pay for $500,000 project.

The new bridge is several feet higher than the old one, which will help keep it from flooding.

Powered by Frankly
News On 6
303 N. Boston Ave.
Tulsa, OK 74103 is proud to provide Oklahomans with timely and relevant news and information, sharing the stories, pictures and loves of Oklahomans across our great state.
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2018 KOTV. Oklahoma Traveler™ is a registered trademark of Griffin Communications. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, and Terms of Service, and Ad Choices.