Daily digest: A third of U.S. bridges are structurally deficient, a restaurant barge is coming to New York, and more

Greetings and welcome back to another Friday edition of AN’s daily digest roundup. It’s almost the weekend, so here’s what you need to know going into Saturday and Sunday:

One-third of American bridges are in dire need of repair

The American Road and Transportation Builders Association’s latest evaluation of American infrastructure seems pretty dire. A full 220,000 bridges across the U.S., or 36 percent of the total stock, need repairs, while 79,500 bridges need to be replaced entirely. While a massive bipartisan infrastructure spending bill continues to slowly work its way through the Senate (though seemingly has taken two steps back for every step forward), it’s estimated that it would

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