Archive for September 8th, 2016

Originally published in the Maplevalley Messenger, September 8, 1921

Overhead crossing plans get official O.K. from board of county commissioners

Milwaukee_RR_logoPlans for the overhead bridge across the Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul and Pacific Railroad at Maplevalley, which were prepared by the county engineer’s office, were approved and declared an emergency by the county commissioners today.

An estimate on the work from the engineer’s office places the probable cost of bridge and fill at $7,000.

The Seattle office of the Milwaukee has also approved the plans and a telegram has been sent to Chicago requesting authority to go ahead with the work. (more…)

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