The hearing is to secure participation with the grant.
TxDOT would not agree to replace the bridge but is willing to help with the renovation of it.
The bridge would not be open during the work.
Owen Burton, commissioner pct. 2, asked if they would need to continue insurance coverage on the bridge during the construction period.
“We may be able to look into lowering it,” Dubose said.
The deadline for the renovations to be completed by is December 31, 2015.