February 6, 2018: The Elgin City Council soundly rejected the offer of our little bridge to the City of Elgin to be placed in a city-owned park.
January 22, 2018: The Bastrop County Commissioners Court rendered a 4 to 1 vote in favor to "Consider donation of Lower Elgin road Bridge to the City of Elgin for restoration in a city park." Commissioner Hamner cast the only vote against this idea. Considering that there is now full funding available for repair and that the concerned citizens have complied with all reasonable requests, there should not be any reason not to repair the bridge, but someone wants to get rid of it altogether. Stay tuned for updates...
July 12, 2016: If you're reading this message, it means that the Lower Elgin Road Bridge site is up and running!