A 2012 file photo of the Bonner Bridge. The state Department of Transportation cleared a major obstacle Monday, Sept. 16, to its plans for replacing the deteriorating Oregon Inlet bridge when a federal judge rejected an environmental lawsuit that had stalled the $216 million project.
A 2012 file photo of the Bonner Bridge. The state Department of Transportation cleared a major obstacle Monday, Sept. 16, to its plans for replacing the deteriorating Oregon Inlet bridge when a federal judge rejected an environmental lawsuit that had stalled the $216 million project. cliddy@newsobserver.com
A 2012 file photo of the Bonner Bridge. The state Department of Transportation cleared a major obstacle Monday, Sept. 16, to its plans for replacing the deteriorating Oregon Inlet bridge when a federal judge rejected an environmental lawsuit that had stalled the $216 million project. cliddy@newsobserver.com

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