Galesburg has acquired land adjacent to the current Soangetaha overpass. The move will allow the current bridge to remain open while its replacement is built.
The BNSF railroad owns the current bridge on East Main Street. It's between Galesburg and East Galesburg.
Mayor Sal Garza says it is at the end of its service. life.
He says, “That has gotten to a state where it's just limited in terms of the capacity of weight that is safe."