Workers with Prahm Construction of Slayton pound a bridge piling on the north side of the Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railroad Jan. 9 on County Road 52 southwest of Beaver Creek. The bridge was destroyed by fire in July 2017, and after delays in funding, contractors and railway supervision, work is back on track for an expected March completion, weather permitting.

County Road 52 railroad bridge construction resumes

After another construction delay, work has resumed on the County 52 bridge near Beaver Creek.

The project was recently delayed eight weeks while contractors waited for Burlington Northern Santa Fe officials to provide a flagman for the project.


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