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Champlain Bridge update meeting on Friday

Crown Point, New York - November 18, 2010

The public will get an update Friday about the new Champlain Bridge.

The 80-year-old structure was demolished last December after inspectors determined it was not safe. Construction on a new bridge is now underway and is scheduled to be finished by October of next year. Meanwhile a free ferry is running between Addison, Vt., and Crown Point, N.Y.

Friday representatives from New York's Transportation Department and bridge contractor Flatiron Construction will update the public on the progress of the project.

That meeting is Friday at 2 p.m. at the Crown Point State Historic Site parking lot in New York. There will be no fee to enter the site for the meeting.

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