The folowing statement is from Rep. Wendy McNamara (R- Mt. Vernon) on the closure of New Harmony Bridge.
STATEHOUSE— “Although the bridge commissioners have closed New Harmony Bridge due to safety precautions, we will continue to look closely at options for the community.
“For months, I have been working diligently with officials from the federal government, Indiana and Illinois to structure a plan that will provide remedy to the situation. New Harmony Bridge provides vital economic value to the community and I will continue to propose and seek solutions for the people of southwest Indiana.