Coleto Creek Bridge to close Tuesday because of replacement

  • Coleto Creek bridge on Arnold Road to close Tuesday.

    For more information, please call Precinct 2 Commissioner.Kevin Janak at 361-575-4558.

The Coleto Creek Bridge on Arnold Road will be closed 8 a.m. Tuesday through March 1 because it is being replaced.

The detour could take Victoria-to-Goliad commuters 10 -15 miles out of their way, according to Victoria County Commissioner Kevin Janak, Precinct 2.

"One thing is for sure, we'll have a nice 28-foot-wide bridge," he said.

Janak said he appreciates people's patience in advance. He gave a rough estimate of 400 daily commuters.

People traveling to Victoria from Goliad will have to take Farm-to-Market Road 236 to Farm-to-Market Road 622. The same rule applies for travelers in the opposite direction.

There will be road closed signs at Farm-to-Market Road 237 and Ohrt, Ohrt and Arnold, Farm-to-Market Road 236 and Arnold.

For more information, please call the Precinct 2 Commissioner Janak at 361-575-4558.