Temporary closure of First Avenue bridge over Charley Western Trail on Tuesday

The First Avenue bridge over the Charley Western Trail is rated as structurally deficient but with a fair bridge condition

Charles City, Iowa – A Charles City bridge will be temporarily closed to traffic on Tuesday April 18th so crews can survey the extent of repairs needed for a future bridge deck repair project.

Charles City Engineer John Fallis said the First Avenue bridge will be closed on Tuesday between 9:30am and 1:00pm so crews can survey desk of the structure.

Motorists are encouraged to avoid this area if possible and to utilize Owen Street to access the high school and middle school campus.

If you have questions and/or concerns, feel free to contact the Charles City Engineering Department at (641) 257-6300.

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Chris was born in Webster City and raised in Charles City. As a young kid, he would always be caught singing along to songs on the radio. He says he's good at karaoke but we think otherwise. ;) In his free time, he enjoys beginning new projects at home and hardly ever finishing them. Chris lives in Charles City with his wife Vicki and a daughter Brynlee.