Lexington, KY – Congressman Andy Barr released the following statement today:

I am encouraged by my call this morning with Kentucky Transportation Secretary Jim Gray, Fleming County Judge Executive Larry Foxworthy, Buffalo Trace Area Development District Director Amy Kennedy, and Fleming County Clerk Jarrod Fritz regarding the Grange City Covered Bridge. The deterioration of this bridge has been an ongoing concern for my constituents in Fleming County and I appreciate the update from Transportation Secretary Jim Gray. I offered my office’s assistance with any federal agencies if needed.