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Workers are expected to drive 225 concrete pilings into the riverbed for the foundation of the new bridge.
At the Caloosa Cove Resort and Marina, concrete pilings meant to hold the dock in place had been knocked sideways, and three manatees lolled in the water, drinking from an outflow pump spitting water from the dockside.
Truckloads of toys from Ally Bank needed to be unloaded, so the young women were put to work piling bags of toys on rolling carts and bringing them in the bureau, where they were registered into a computer and tagged.
Sheepshead are also available around bridge pilings and rocky structure on live shrimp; www.ateamfishing.com.
Some of the pilings are lodged 30 feet deep and will need to be completely removed for safety reasons, according to the Island Free Press.
In addition to the 20 homes, 14 other lots containing homes previously destroyed by flooding or old docks and pilings for fishing and boating, also are being cleared.
Some homes were rebuilt on elevated foundations or pilings.
Six steel pilings, each 16 inches across, would support the floating dock.
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