Montrose bridge lighting gets chance to shine (Houston Chronicle)

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By Dug Begley

Montrose area officials have put the dark times behind them and likely solved a big funding gap to relight seven bridges atop U.S. 59.

The Montrose Management District, Texas Department of Transportation and Houston-Galveston Area Council are poised to split the nearly $2 million cost overrun to replace lighting along Woodhead, Mandell, Dunlavy, Hazard, Graustark and Montrose – the last actually two bridges. H-GAC’s technical advisory council on Wednesday approved spending nearly $665,000, sending the final approval on to the Transportation Policy Council, which has the final say later this month.

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