Cottage Grove

Dorena bridge getting facelift

The Dorena covered bridge is getting repairs. DANA MERRYDAY/THE CHRONICLE

DORENA – I was out Row River Road last month and had to do a double-take as I braked when I approached the congested collision where Row River Road hits Shoreview Drive.

The distinctive view of the Dorena Covered Bridge with its unique velour windows was altered through the purposefully placed scaffolding and tarps.  

Always an eye out for a story, I filed this one away under “check up on what’s up with the Dorena Bridge . . .