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County Commission to consider fate of Beckett Bridge



It's a historic bridge, one of the oldest in the country. And Tarpon Springs has a special affinity for old and historic things.

So when a Pinellas County engineer took to a lectern in Tarpon Springs last week to explain the benefits of replacing the 89-year-old Beckett Bridge, some residents would hear none of it.

"It boggles my mind; people come down here and they love what we have and after a few years they want changes," said Anita Protos, a former mayor.

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[Last modified: Sunday, October 6, 2013 3:20pm]


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