First phase of bridge repair complete

By , Daily Memphian Updated: May 25, 2021 2:49 PM CT | Published: May 25, 2021 1:41 PM CT

The first phase of repairs on the Hernando DeSoto Bridge is complete, state transportation officials announced Tuesday, May 25.


Hernando DeSoto Bridge TDOT
Blake Fontenay

Blake Fontenay

Blake Fontenay’s 27-year journalism career has taken him to many newspapers in four states. However, he had never returned to work in any of the other cities where he had been before until the opportunity to report for the Daily Memphian presented itself. He covers business for the Daily Memphian.