State picks Aberdeen site to build pontoons

  • Tue Oct 5th, 2010 1:00pm
  • News

Associated Press

ABERDEEN — The state Transportation Department is moving ahead with plans to buy a 55-acre site on the water in Aberdeen for about $4 million.

KXRO Radio reports it will be used to build the pontoons for the new Highway 520 floating bridge on Lake Washington in Seattle.

The department also considered a site in Hoquiam for the project.