Meade Street Bridge partially closed out of caution

Published 05/14 2014 04:01PM

Updated 05/14 2014 04:05PM

Appleton, Wis.(WfRV)- The Wisconsion Department of Transportation has closed the northbound lane on the Meade Street bridge becuase of the sidewalk.

The closure is where the bridge crosses Highway 41 in Outagamie County. Officials say the closure is a saftery precaution and have set a new 15-ton weight limit. The DOT is investigating how to fix the settlement which they say is on the sidwalk leading up to the bridge.

The DOT says the public should not be concerned, the bridge is safe to use.

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