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Dotter Bridge in Rockland Township to close for several weeks

Photo by Jerry Sowden - Dotter Bridge in Rockland Township will be closed for several weeks, starting Monday, to allow work crews to replace the bridge decking. The steel truss bridge spans Mill Creek.

Post Construction Co. of New Castle will install a wood deck on the steel span. The cost for work on the bridge, owned by the county, is pegged at $11,970.

Work will begin Monday and will be finished on or before Nov. 19. The bridge will be closed to traffic during the construction period.