The town of Didsbury announced just after 4pm on Friday, October 13th that Alberta Transportation had closed the bridge at Highway 582 over the Rosebud River.
According to a press release from the town of Didsbury, Alberta Transportation has reviewed the status of the bridge located on Highway 582 at the Rosebud River.
At this time, they have made the decision that the bridge will be closed until such time that a solution can be developed.
There is currently no timetable on the reopening of this bridge.
For now a temporary detour has been established that will see traffic routed as follows: Township Road 312A (15th Avenue) > 10th Street > 20th Avenue > East to Highway 582.
The town of Didsbury will provide further details as they become available from Alberta Transportation.
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