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Covered Bridge News from 2003

Here is an index to the news stories that came to us during 2003. The web link sources contained in some of the articles below will eventually be archived by the originator. In this case, the originator will usually make the article available for a fee to non-subscribers. The archived items are kept intact to preserve the news at that time. We apologize for any inconvience this might cause.

State/Country News Item Date Posted
Pennsylvania A Covered Bridge Burning to be Celebrated 01/18/03
Vermont Palladio Award Competition Deadline Extended 03/06/03
Vermont St. Michael's Student's Discover Covered Bridges 03/09/03
Pennsylvania Knapp's Bridge - First Winter 03/12/03
New Hamphire/Kentucky Whose Bridge Is It? 04/2003
Vermont Gorham Bridge Renovation Begun 05/01/03
Vermont Hectorville Covered Bridge Removed 05/26/03
Vermont The Bennington Bridge Trilogy #4 On Display 05/2003
Vermont 3rd Annual SummerFest July 25, 26 05/2003
Quebec, Canada Perreault Bridge Repairs Underway 06/02/03
Vermont Covered Bridge Week Proclaimed 06/05/03
Pennsylvania Keller/Rettews Mill Bridge to be Moved 06/07/03
Pennsylvania Jackson's Mill Bridge Being Rebuilt, Wilson's Mill Bridge Missing 06/12/03
Vermont Covered Bridge Museum Opened 06/14/03
New York Copeland Bridge Gets Grant 06/24/03
Vermont Covered bridge Preservation National Best Practices Conference 06/30/03
Vermont Work Begins on Pittsford's Cooley Bridge 07/2003
New York Buskirk Bridge Refurbishing Plans Near Completion 07/02/03
Oregon Wimer Bridge Down 07/06/03
Vermont Vermont Hosts First-Ever Conference On Best Ways Of Preserving Covered Bridges 07/13/03
Vermont Brighton Vermont Pedestrian Covered Bridge 07/16/03
Vermont Four Vermont Covered Bridges to Receive Grants: An Update 07/16/03
Vermont Arson Attempted on Bennington's Henry Bridge 07/31/03
Vermont Fire Investigator Says No Arson at Sanderson Covered Bridge 08/07/03
North Carolina Pisgah Bridge Lost to Flood 08/09/03
Quebec, Canada New Tourist Info Center Opens 08/12/03
Vermont Hammond Bridge Called Unsafe for Pedestrian Traffic 08/17/03
Vermont Cooley Bridge Rehab Underway 08/19/03
Vermont Gorham Bridge Renovation - August Update 08/19/03
Vermont Montgomery's Hectorville Bridge Project 08/22/03
Iowa Delta Covered Bridge Arsoned 09/05/03
Vermont Brighton Vermont Pedestrian Covered Bridge Nears Completion 09/05/03
Iowa Hogback Bridge Fired 09/07/03
Virginia Book Documenting Covered Bridges Spurs Preservation 09/07/03
Pennsylvania Fire Damages Wilson Mill Bridge Again 10/09/03
New York Work on Buskirk Bridge Begun 11/2003
Quebec, Canada The Beausejour Bridge Taken Down 11/10/03
Pennsylvania Wind-toppled Tree Smashes Roof of Forks Twin Span 11/18/03
Vermont Comstock Bridge Opens 11/19/03
Iowa Madison County Arson Investigation 11/20/03
New York Jay Bridge Rehab Contract Awarded 11/21/03
New York Start Date Set for Buskirk Bridge Rehab 11/23/03
Quebec, Canada Gould Covered Bridge to Be Restored 11/24/03
Quebec, Canada Milby Covered Bridge Closed 11/27/03
Illinois Covered Bridge May Be Built West of Princeton 12/06/03
Vermont Cooley Bridge Open to Traffic, But... 12/14/03
New Hampshire Haverhill-Bath Covered Bridge Project Update 12/17/03
Vermont Canyon Covered Bridge Slated for Rehab 12/19/03
Vermont Gorham Bridge Renovation on Hold 12/21/03
Vermont Hammond Bridge Barricaded Against All Traffic 12/21/03
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