Released: November 9, 2023
The Delaware County Office of Public Works closed Bridge #234 on Station Road in Thornbury Township after a routine inspection found the bridge to be unsafe. The County issued an emergency closure as a result of the findings.
Effective immediately- all vehicular traffic is prohibited from utilizing the bridge due to safety concerns. The bridge will remain open to pedestrians and bicyclists.
The County had already initiated the design to reconstruct the historic bridge. Details on the reconstruction will be shared in the upcoming weeks. The County will also share the approved detour plan for the bridge closure when they are finalized and approved.