I read with interest the problems facing the Milroy Bridge over the Puyallup River (TNT, 12-16). I have a suggestion. Instead of replacing the old bridge, build the new bridge connecting Frank Albert Road over the Puyallup River and connecting to River Road.
Several years ago, a new overpass was built over the railroad tracks in Fife so 54th Avenue could be closed because of a new school being built just north of the railroad tracks. That’s another story. Don’t we have schools near busy streets. Was closing 54th Avenue necessary?
With a new bridge over the Puyallup River …