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2016-04-21

And the rains came …

Photo by Sue Sides

But, once again, Bandera County dodged the “it’s-about-time-for-us-to have-another-bad-flood” bullet after precipitation fell in abundance in the early morning hours of and into Monday, April 18. However, as always, the low water crossing at English Crossing overflowed, necessitating traffic to take “the long way around.” Precinct 4 Commissioner Jordan “Jody” Rutherford has repeatedly vowed to “fix the mess,” but so far officials with the Texas Department of Transportation have been reluctant to fund the much-needed project. The result? Here we are again.