ROSENBERG (Covering Fort Bend News) - The Fairgrounds Road Bridge Reconstruction Project has been completed by the Texas Department of Transportation and is now reopen for access. The original wooden bridge was replaced with a new concrete bridge structure. The bridge is open for area access including the Fort Bend County Fair which begins on Sept. 27.
This project was completed by TxDOT with participation from the City of Rosenberg. The TxDOT Off-System Bridge Replacement Program provides 80 percent Federal, 10 percent TxDOT and 10 percent city funding for the project. For this project, the city received credit for drainage structure improvements made on Louise Street at Dry Creek in lieu of the 10 percent cash match.