State and Local Officials to Reopen Route 66 Bridge in Time for Columbia County Fair.
State and local officials are scheduled to cut the ribbon to commemorate the official reopening of the Route 66 Bridge over Kline Kill Creek in Ghent, today. Completion of the project was accomplished ahead of schedule to ensure the bridge was ready for the start of the Columbia County Fair, which attracts thousands of visitors each year and runs from August 28 through Labor Day.
Scheduled to attend the ceremony are Assemblymember Didi Barrett, Ghent Town Supervisor Michael Benvenuto, Chatham Deputy Mayor Peter Minahan, Columbia County Fair Manager Angelo Nero, Department of Transportation Commissioner Marie Therese Dominguez, and Department of Agriculture and Markets Deputy Commissioner David Valesky.
DATE/TIME: Friday, August 23, 2019 / 10:30am
Route 66 Bridge over Kline Kill Creek
Parking for Ribbon Cutting: 2361 Route 66, Ghent, NY