The Winneshiek County Engineer’s office closed two bridges last week following bridge inspections.

Bridge No. 407 on Pine Creek Road in section 34 of Burr Oak Township was permanently closed due to a failing abutment.

Bridge No. 3 on Moneek Road was permanently closed due to a cracked beam. The bridge is located in section 3 of Bloomfield Township.

Shuck Britson Consulting Engineers of Des Moines conducts the county’s bridge inspections.