New Bridge Opened in Waynedale

Commissioners Nelson Peters and Linda Bloom along with Fourth District City Councilman
Mitch Harper 
announce the Belle Vista Bridge opening. (Allen County photo)

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WOWO): Allen County has dedicated a a new bridge in Waynedale.

The $760,000 project on Belle Vista Boulevard spans the Fairfield Ditch. They've been working on it since June.

According to the News-Sentinel the structure came in $36,000 under estimates.

The bridge was built three feet higher to reduce the risk of flooding.