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Crews begin repairing eroded part of highway in Pasadena

Following last week's record-setting rains, a section of the right shoulder under southbound Ritchie Highway over a tributary to Lake Waterford prior to Route 10 in Pasadena has eroded and repairs are underway. State Highway Administration crews have closed the right lane and right shoulder to make repairs. The closure could last through mid-week so motorists should plan on extra travel time on Ritchie Highway in the Pasadena area. SHA engineers inspected the concrete structure at the tributary and determined that soil under the bridge abutments washed out. Crews will grout the concrete structure, backfill with stone and resurface under the right lane and shoulder. About 24,000...