Officials Close Bridge in Tioga County Due to Deterioration
Decaying conditions are shutting down a bridge over the Owego creek until further notice. According to Tioga County officials, the Park Settlement bridge over the Owego creek has been closed.
Inspection of the bridge revealed steel pile deterioration. Due to the level of this deterioration, the bridge will be closed to vehicular traffic until repairs can be made. Local traffic is directed to take Lord Road then south on Anderson Hill Road to New York State Route 96.