“Purple People Bridge” Ownership May Change
Posted: 2-Oct-2005 8:30PM CDT
A not-for-profit organization has raised and spent thousands of dollars to beautify the former L&N Bridge over the Ohio River at Newport; however, plans to transfer ownership of the bridge to Southbank Partners have been delayed. Part of the bridge—the former railroad tracks—is still owned by L&N’s successor corporation CSX Transportation. The road portion of the bridge has been converted to a pedestrian walkway and is owned by Kentucky Transportation Cabinet. Questions over who will pay for the upkeep of parts of the structure have lead to the delay in transferring the state owned portion of the bridge.
[View all Topics]
[View all News Items]|
Note: This website makes heavy use of the CSS standard. Your browser appears not to support CSS, or you may have CSS turned off for some odd reason. This page may render incorrectly since you are not using CSS. (more information on CSS)
<-- Created by Jeffrey Coleman Carlyle -->
|Copyright © 2001-2016 by Jeffrey Carlyle. All rights reserved. This website is not associated with any government agency.|