Covered Bridge repair may be done in August

WEST CORNWALL – Repairs to West Cornwall’s historic Covered Bridge may be accomplished in August rather than November as previously announced.

Reporting to the selectmen at their March 7 meeting, First Selectman Gordon Ridgway said that he had received relief from officials at the state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection, who determined that the fish population in the river would not be unduly disturbed by the construction work.  That ruling made it possible to move the date up.

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