Union Pacific Repairs Bridge A Month Early

Shermer Road probably won't be repaired until spring 2014.

Photo courtesy Village of Northbrook
Photo courtesy Village of Northbrook
The Union Pacific bridge near Shermer and Willow roads that collapsed a year ago has been repaired a month early, according to the Chicago Tribune. 

Repairs to Shermer Road that would reopen traffic in the area will take longer, the Chicago Tribune reports, in part because asphalt needed for the project won't be available until spring. 

Click here to read more of Patch's coverage of the bridge collapse that killed two Glenview residents in 2012
chris January 02, 2014 at 01:09 PM
Now you know why Illinois is on the brink of bankruptcy. Three Amish barn builders could have built the new bridge faster, better and cheaper.


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