La PORTE — More temporary repairs are in store for the Franklin Street Bridge – and they won’t be cheap – as county officials begin planning to replace the nearly 100-year-old structure.

During a special meeting Wednesday, the La Porte County Council unanimously approved spending $489,294 for urgent repairs to the bridge from the CEDIT (County Economic Development Income Tax) fund.

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