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Elk Meadows Bridge controversy comes to a close

     After a six-year battle to 10-11-12---elk-meadows-bridrepair their crumbling bridge, residents of the Elk Meadows Subdivision are finally enjoying a safe and sturdy access to their property this week, courtesy of the Idaho Transportation Department (ITD).

     Resident Douglas Dompier expressed joy and relief after years spent wrangling with the Idaho County Commission over the cost and schedule of bridge repair. That struggle included a lawsuit and a subsequent conflict over the interpretation of the findings.

ITD crews were busy last week repairing the Elk Meadows Bridge, much to the delight of the subdivision residents. Contributed photo

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