Destin East Pass Bridge Dedication Set For Today April 9, 1971
Destin East Pass Bridge Dedication Set For Today twice in Dedication ceremonies for the new, Destin East Pass Bridge are set for 10 a.m. today, according to Mrs. Cynthia Melson, Destin chamber of commerce "Â·cutlve secretary. aster of ceremonies for the event Â· 11 be T.B. Webb Jr., director of administration,Florida Department of Transportation (DOT). The new bridge provides f o u r land travel over the pass. Construction began on June 18, 1969. It was completed March 25.L and A Contracting Co.,Hat- tiesburg, Miss., was the bridge contractor. Cost of Ihe bridge was $1,1)32,22-1. Other dedication ceremonies participants will be Ross Marler, president of the Destin Chamber of Commerce; the Rev. Leroy Sherrill, pastor, Destin Baptist Church, E.W. ( B i l l ) Lee, district engineer, E.A. Mueller, DOT secretary, and the Rev. Forrest Mobley. St. Andrews By-the-Sea Episcopal Church.