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INDOT Holds Ribbon Cutting For Medroa Covered Bridge
Updated May 5, 2013 1:04 AM | Filed under: WBIW News
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(MEDORA, IN) - The Indiana Department of Transportation is touting the restoration of the nation's largest covered bridge.

The agency held a ribbon cutting ceremony Tuesday afternoon for the Medora covered bridge in Jackson County.

Improvements were completed about 4 months ahead of schedule.

The bridge over the east fork of the white river was first built in 1875.

It is 434 feet long with a 12-foot overhand at each end. INDOT used federal dollars to complete the project.

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