Local “Save Our Bridge” committee launches letter campaign to save Bridgeport

This week, a community committee called “Save Our Bridge” is launching a letter writing and phone call campaign to State Legislators in an effort to save the iconic Bridgeport wooden covered bridge. State Parks closed the bridge in 2011 after engineers found severe and unsafe structural problems. Engineers estimate it will cost over $1 million […]

Help restore historic covered bridge at South Yuba River State Park

Did you know? The 150-year-old covered bridge at the South Yuba River State Park is the longest single-span wooden covered bridge in the world! Why is the bridge closed? The bridge is closed due to safety concerns. An engineering survey discovered structural problems so severe that the entire covered bridge could collapse and isn’t safe […]