A bridge over troubled water
Local donates time and materials for new walking bridge
February 25, 2022
Local Carl Knapp had already planned to donate time and materials to build a covered walking bridge between the employee parking lot on the south side of the new Carter County Healthcare Facility and the back entrance to the building before this winter. Then winter came, and brought with it multiple reports of Dahl Memorial employees slipping and falling on their walk to and from work, exemplifying the need for such a structure.
Knapp said that he milled the lumber a while back and built the majority of the timber framed structure in his shop. Over the weekend it was brought to its new loca...