Mitchelltown Road bridge repair plans are discussed

Florien Palmer (left) of Palmer Construction and Selectman Meg Szalewicz, members of the public and Mitchelltown Road property owners James Metz and his wife, Kathy, met to discuss repairs to the Mitchelltown bridge. Photo by Asher Pavel

By Asher Pavel

SHARON — The Board of Selectmen held a special meeting Dec. 1 to discuss the Mitchelltown Road bridge, which has been closed for about two years.

The purpose of the meeting was to get input from contractors, property owners James and Kathy Metz (who own the property that abuts the bridge), the selectmen and members of the public about repair plans.

About 20 people attended the outdoor meeting, including contractor Florien Palmer of Palmer Construction.

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