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Iowa leads nation in substandard rural bridges

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AUDIO: Mike Steenhoek, Soy Transportation Coalition

Rural bridges have always been below standards for safety.

They started out small and weak then were rebuilt as cheaply as possible and left for many years without repair.  Now, a major survey finds a lot of rural bridges to be inadequate for the traffic that crosses them.

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