Funds for bridge, culvert work approved

Brown County Commissioners Court

Brown County Commissioners Court members authorized just over $96,000 in and bridge and culvert work Monday in lieu of paying a county match for state-funded repairs on two bridges.

The Texas Department of Transportation will perform work as part of its off-system program on bridges over Clear Creek on County Road 225, and on the bridge at Doudle Creek on County Road 258, commissioners were told.

In other business, commissioners:

• Approved posting a 35-mph speed limit on County Road 411 beginning at Highway 183 West for .6 mile.

• Approved posting a 20-mph speed limit on County Road 461 beginning .2 mile south of the intersection of County Road 561 to the end of the road.

• Approved a request to hire Dorothy Burwick to work part-time in the Brown County Elections Office to help with the Early school district’s tax ratification election in September.