Charley Western Trail Bridge becoming more unstable

Danger signs posted on the banks of the Cedar River upsteam from unstable bridge

Charles City, Iowa – The Charley Western Bridge in Charles City has shifted even more recently and has become a more dangerous situation, according to City Administrator Steve Diers.

Diers is reminding people to stay away from the bridge both on the trail and below on the river and additional fencing has gone up to keep people clear of the area.

Additional steps have been taken by the city in the event of a total collapse of the bridge.

On another city matter, Diers reminded residents of Charles City about citywide clean-up, which begins on April 24th.

An entire list of guidelines for city-wide pick-up in Charles City can be obtained by clicking here.

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Chris was born and raised in Webster City, IA. As a young kid, he would always be caught singing along to songs on the radio. He says he's good at karaoke but we think otherwise. ;) In his free time, he enjoys beginning new projects at home and hardly ever finishing them. Chris lives in Charles City with his wife Vicki and a daughter Brynlee.