The Forest Service is completing a routine safety bridge inspection using an Under Bridge Inspection Truck on both the Pine Creek and Drake Creek bridges.
Pine Creek Bridge on Forest Service (FS) Road 17 will be closed on Wednesday, September 12 from approximately 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. for a bridge inspection.
Drake Creek Bridge on FS Road 16 will have one lane open from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. on the same day for a bridge inspection.
There will be a detour in place during the Pine Creek Bridge closure located on the Shotgun Road. Traffic signs and traffic control will be present during both of the bridge inspections.
For more information, contact the Ochoco National Forest Service Office at 541-416-6500 or Alan Buehrig, Project Engineer for the Forest Service at 541-383-5610