Editorial
Sunday, April 13, 2014
Why did FDOT waste money on bridges that it planned to close?

The Florida Department of Transportation's recent decision to close off all access to four bridges along U.S. 1 is, well, baffling. The reason behind the closures is said to be the deterioration of the understructures due to corrosion and neglect. No bikes, no walking, and certainly no fishing.

The idea that the bridges, each a part of the 100-year-old railway built by Henry...

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