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Time has come for Rexford bridge to go

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After decades of talk about replacing the Rexford bridge, it looks like it could actually happen. The bridge’s condition rating is 3.55 — on a scale in which a bridge needs a 5.0 rating to be considered in good shape. The weight-bearing steel trusses are rusting, the deck is deteriorating and the concrete is wearing on the piers. It’s all age-related, which makes sense, since the bridge will turn 50 next year. Painting in 2010 ...

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