Colorado River Stabilization Progressing Well

Work continues on both ends of the ditch which drains water from downtown La Grange to the Colorado River. Stone “mattresses” have filled the large eroded area adjacent to the east Bus. 71 bridge buttress and others are being placed at the river end of the trench. Eventually the entire trench will be filled with stone. “We’re trying to get finished lining this ditch with stone before a hurricane hits the Texas coast and dumps a bunch of water down here,” the construction foreman said Friday.


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