|Plan to restore section of 7 Mile Bridge in Keys|
|News - St Augustine Area & St Johns County|
MARATHON — A portion of the historic Seven Mile Bridge, a Florida Keys icon, is to be saved for future generations after officials on Wednesday approved a $77 million restoration and maintenance program that is to continue for the next 30 years.
The Monroe County Commission approved the project to restore and maintain a 2.2-mile segment of the bridge between Marathon and tiny Pigeon Key. The agreement calls for the Florida Department of Transportation to pick up 75 percent of the bill with 18 percent coming from the county and 7 percent from the City of Marathon.
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