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Boulder Daily Camera
Boulder County to start work on Old St. Vrain Road bridge projecta flood-recovery project on Old St. Vrain Road southwest of Lyons, with the wor
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 49 minutes ago
a flood-recovery project on Old St. Vrain Road southwest of Lyons, with the work to include removing remaining pieces of an old bridge destroyed in the September 2013 flood, the building of a new bridge and repairing the adjacent roadway. The... Read more
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Bolton News
Why only half of bridge over rail line is being demolishedthe Preston line is undergoing strengthening work but may be replaced in future
Bolton News / Posted an hour ago
the Preston line is undergoing strengthening work but may be replaced in future. Eagle-eyed readers may notice that the old bridge was built in small, manageable sections assembled and riveted on site as workers would not have had access to... Read more
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The Aspen Times
New Grand Avenue bridge infrastructure damaged in collapselike the bridge," said Tom Newland, public information manager for the project.
The Aspen Times / Posted 11 hours ago
like the bridge," said Tom Newland, public information manager for the project. Officials said the remainder of the old bridge structure over Interstate 70 and the river will continue to be assessed, but it does not appear to be... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Part of new bridge damaged during collapsefarther to the north, he said. The collapse occurred as workers were trying to
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 14 hours ago
farther to the north, he said. The collapse occurred as workers were trying to pull two of the attached girders from the old bridge, which was closed to traffic just after midnight Sunday, away from a pier situated between the railroad tracks and... Read more
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The Aspen Times
VIDEO: Colorado Mountain College webcam captures Grand Ave. bridge collapseday. The camera, which is mounted on CMC’s office building on Grand Avenue, wa
The Aspen Times / Posted 14 hours ago
day. The camera, which is mounted on CMC’s office building on Grand Avenue, was rolling Tuesday night was a section of the old bridge came down unexpectedly during demolition. No one was injured, but it sure made for a bigger mess than they were... Read more
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Summit Daily News
Part of new Glenwood Springs bridge damaged during collapse, likely adding to project costfarther to the north, he said. The collapse occurred as workers were trying to
Summit Daily News / Posted 16 hours ago
farther to the north, he said. The collapse occurred as workers were trying to pull two of the attached girders from the old bridge, which was closed to traffic just after midnight Sunday, away from a pier situated between the railroad tracks and... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
Full impact of Grand Ave. Bridge collapse still to comeover,” but at this point “I can’t say if it’s bad or not bad.” Eller said the
Aspen Daily News / Posted 20 hours ago
over,” but at this point “I can’t say if it’s bad or not bad.” Eller said the contractor working on girder removal of the old bridge was following the approved demolition plan at the time of the accident, which resulted in no injuries. That... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Man dies after jumping into river from bridgeGWINNETT COUNTY, Ga. -- A man pulled from the waters of the Chattahoochee River
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted yesterday
GWINNETT COUNTY, Ga. -- A man pulled from the waters of the Chattahoochee River after jumping from an old bridge has died. According to Tommy Rutledge with the Gwinnett Fire Department, first responders found the 21-year-old victim during a rescue... Read more
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WALB Albany
Man dies after jumping off historic bridge and drowning in Chattahoochee RiverBridge Park Wednesday evening. The man was at the river with two other friends
WALB Albany / Posted yesterday
Bridge Park Wednesday evening. The man was at the river with two other friends and was jumping into the water from the old bridge structure. According to his friends, he appeared to be in distress upon resurfacing. One of his friends called... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Man dies after jumping off historic bridge and drowning in Chattahoochee RiverBridge Park Wednesday evening. The man was at the river with two other friends
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted yesterday
Bridge Park Wednesday evening. The man was at the river with two other friends and was jumping into the water from the old bridge structure. According to his friends, he appeared to be in distress upon resurfacing. One of his friends called... Read more
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ajc.com
Man dies after jumping from bridge into watername has not been released. The man was with two friends about 5:30 p.m. Wedne
ajc.com / Posted yesterday
name has not been released. The man was with two friends about 5:30 p.m. Wednesday and they were jumping from the old bridge structure into the river, Gwinnett fire spokesman Tommy Rutlegde said. A teenager is in critical condition after... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Gridlock rules detour’s second afternoonjam did take a little longer to develop than it did Monday, the first day of th
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted yesterday
jam did take a little longer to develop than it did Monday, the first day of the anticipated 95-day detour while the old bridge is being torn down and the final segment of the new bridge is constructed. "It didn't get nearly as jammed up... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
Breaking News: Bridge collapse could delay project, add costof the deconstruction part of the project, said Newland. Eller said the contra
Aspen Daily News / Posted yesterday
of the deconstruction part of the project, said Newland. Eller said the contractor working on girder removal of the old bridge was following the approved demolition plan at the time of the accident, which resulted in no injuries. That... Read more
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Vail Daily
Section of Grand Avenue bridge collapses during Glenwood Springs demolition workbuilt. The $126 million effort is largest infrastructure project on Colorado's
Vail Daily / Posted yesterday
built. The $126 million effort is largest infrastructure project on Colorado's Western Slope in a generation. The old bridge was considered structurally sound but functionally deficient. Tracy Trulove, Colorado Department of... Read more
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Summit Daily News
Portion of Glenwood Springs bridge collapses during constructionbuilt. The $126 million effort is largest infrastructure project on Colorado's
Summit Daily News / Posted yesterday
built. The $126 million effort is largest infrastructure project on Colorado's Western Slope in a generation. The old bridge, which was considered structurally sound but functionally deficient, was open to traffic until midnight... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Section of old Grand Avenue bridge collapses during night workis partially built. The $126 million effort is largest infrastructure project o
The Aspen Times / Posted 2 days ago
is partially built. The $126 million effort is largest infrastructure project on Colorado's Western Slope in a generation. The old bridge, which was considered structurally sound but functionally deficient, was open to traffic until midnight Su... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Charlottesville Board of Architectural Review Discusses Belmont Bridge, Main Street Arenafor the public's input on the bridge replacement because it has so many differe
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 2 days ago
for the public's input on the bridge replacement because it has so many different parts. The main goal is to replace the old bridge so it works better for pedestrians, cyclists, and drivers. At a meeting on August 15, the board discussed using... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Afternoon gridlock hits Glenwood Springs as Grand Avenue bridge detour beginssection of Midland. Officials have been warning motorists in the weeks leading
The Aspen Times / Posted 2 days ago
section of Midland. Officials have been warning motorists in the weeks leading up to the 95-day detour to demolish the old bridge and complete its replacement to not try to skirt the designated through route. But Wilson said he counted 236... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Gauteng Roads and Transport On Repaired Kliptown BridgeIndustrial and the nearby Slovo Park informal settlement. It was wholly repaire
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Industrial and the nearby Slovo Park informal settlement. It was wholly repaired at a cost of R10 million. The 60-year-old bridge was structurally damaged when a truck carrying a load exceeding the permissible height restrictions hit its top... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Photos and video: Grand Avenue Bridge detour Day 1the Glenwood Springs Community Center. Photo by PI Staff Photographer Chelsea S
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 2 days ago
the Glenwood Springs Community Center. Photo by PI Staff Photographer Chelsea Self / Post Independent Crews on top of the old bridge use heavy equipment to cut the bridge into slabs to be hauled out of town. Photo by Ryan Summerlin / Post... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Afternoon gridlock mars Day 1section of Midland. Officials have been warning motorists in the weeks leading
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 2 days ago
section of Midland. Officials have been warning motorists in the weeks leading up to the 95-day detour to demolish the old bridge and complete its replacement to not try to skirt the designated through route. But Wilson said he counted 236... Read more
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The New Yorker
Wolves and Swords for the Kosciuszko Bridgearrays of cables and colored L.E.D. lighting, adjacent to the original. Rumor h
The New Yorker / Posted 2 days ago
arrays of cables and colored L.E.D. lighting, adjacent to the original. Rumor had it that the state planned to blow up the old bridge. Scores of motorists took to the Internet to rejoice. “After commuting over that cursed structure for 10 years I... Read more
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Herald Sun
Swan St Bridge construction bungleMinister Luke Donnellan admitted the project will be delayed by up to four mont
Herald Sun / Posted 3 days ago
Minister Luke Donnellan admitted the project will be delayed by up to four months after plans for the 70-year-old bridge proved to be inaccurate. Speaking to 3AW, Mr Donnellan said the bungle was embarrassing but maintained the bridge... Read more
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News.com.au
Swan St Bridge construction bungleMinister Luke Donnellan admitted the project will be delayed by up to four mont
News.com.au / Posted 3 days ago
Minister Luke Donnellan admitted the project will be delayed by up to four months after plans for the 70-year-old bridge proved to be inaccurate. Speaking to 3AW, Mr Donnellan said the bungle was embarrassing but maintained the bridge... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Officials: Too many people driving alone on Day 1 of Grand Ave. bridge detourFor You Starting right after midnight Sunday, a deconstruction crew of about 2
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 3 days ago
For You Starting right after midnight Sunday, a deconstruction crew of about 25 started pulling up material from the old bridge, and by about 8 a.m. a couple of trucks full of debris had already been moved out of Glenwood, said... Read more
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Vail Daily
Grand Avenue bridge project starts today with demo of old bridgeto be recycled as rebar and railroad tracks, she said. Extreme care will be ta
Vail Daily / Posted 3 days ago
to be recycled as rebar and railroad tracks, she said. Extreme care will be taken when removing the center section of the old bridge to avoid any of the debris falling into the Colorado River, she added. "We will have a radio communication... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Glenwood says goodbye to bridge that has spanned six decadeshim either. The street party, featuring kids games, bands, food and spirits, w
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 3 days ago
him either. The street party, featuring kids games, bands, food and spirits, was in part intended to be a farewell to the old bridge. Recommended Stories For You For Kathy Trauger, a current Glenwood Springs City Council member who grew up in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
East Road Bridge Re-Opens for BusinessMEC for Roads and Transport, Ismail Vadi re-opened the bridge on Monday. Accor
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
MEC for Roads and Transport, Ismail Vadi re-opened the bridge on Monday. According to the department, the 60-year-old bridge was structurally damaged when a truck carrying a load exceeding the permissible height restrictions hit its top... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
Buckle up: Bridge closure is finally herepeople were listening. There will be “critical path work,” including deconstru
Aspen Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
people were listening. There will be “critical path work,” including deconstruction and rebar processing of the 64-year-old bridge, building of girders that impact Colorado River usage and night detours right out of the chute, according to... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Family helps fund Lincoln Memorial Garden bridgewho passed away in 2010, and his family, so they decided the best way they coul
Northwest Herald / Posted 4 days ago
who passed away in 2010, and his family, so they decided the best way they could honor him was to help in replacing the old bridge. SPRINGFIELD – About a year ago, the family of the late Walter Hanson was walking through Lincoln Memorial Garden... Read more
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BBC News
Nafta talks: The view from the free trade front linesOntario, and Detroit, Michigan, under the steel arches of the Ambassador Bridge
BBC News / Posted 4 days ago
Ontario, and Detroit, Michigan, under the steel arches of the Ambassador Bridge and over the Detroit River. The 88-year-old bridge - the busiest border crossing by trade volume in North America - is a vital link between the two countries. It... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Four years of construction looming on Route 18traffic will be maintained in each direction on Route 18, and vehicles will tra
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 4 days ago
traffic will be maintained in each direction on Route 18, and vehicles will travel over a temporary span while the 82-year-old bridge over the MBTA commuter rail tracks is replaced. Laniewski, the Factory Paint manager, said the business is... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Goodwill: Project PBJ a success at Sunset Beachredirected its energies to do something about it. Carolyn Hirst-Loucks sent in
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 4 days ago
redirected its energies to do something about it. Carolyn Hirst-Loucks sent in this report. "Last year, in honor of the Old Bridge Preservation Society’s fifth anniversary, the organization decided to honor the community’s support for OBPS by... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Get ready for steady din of bridge removalto be recycled as rebar and railroad tracks, she said. Extreme care will be ta
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 4 days ago
to be recycled as rebar and railroad tracks, she said. Extreme care will be taken when removing the center section of the old bridge to avoid any of the debris falling into the Colorado River, she added. "We will have a radio communication... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
BACK THEN, 1967: New railroad bridge in the workswould begin in late 1968 on a rail bridge with a wider clearance. According to
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 5 days ago
would begin in late 1968 on a rail bridge with a wider clearance. According to the website Bridgehunter.com, the old bridge had been built in 1914 and the current bridge opened in 1971. Aug. 16, 1967: Mr. and Mrs. J.I. Lockfaw, of 1918... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Taos overpass open to trafficaccording to a Missouri Department of Transportation news release. The overpas
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
according to a Missouri Department of Transportation news release. The overpass had been closed since June 2 so the old bridge could be demolished and replaced. For the most part, drivers were able to access routes J and M during the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Work beginning on $7.2 million project to more than double size of Schertz FM 1103 bridgeto TxDOT, the expansion was motivated by the incredible growth in Schertz and C
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 days ago
to TxDOT, the expansion was motivated by the incredible growth in Schertz and Cibilo which has proven too much for the old bridge. The new bridge should position the intersection to meet the demands of the growing suburban communities. Local... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Work beginning on $7.2 million project to more than double size of Schertz FM 1103 bridgeto TxDOT, the expansion was motivated by the incredible growth in Schertz and C
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 days ago
to TxDOT, the expansion was motivated by the incredible growth in Schertz and Cibilo which has proven too much for the old bridge. The new bridge should position the intersection to meet the demands of the growing suburban communities. Local... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Sunshine Skyway Bridge serves as Tampa Bay iconthe bridge and knocked over 1,000 feet of it into the water. Thirty five people
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 7 days ago
the bridge and knocked over 1,000 feet of it into the water. Thirty five people lost their lives on that tragic day. The old bridge was demolished and a $244 million replacement was built. On February 7, 1987, the Skyway was born. Watch the... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Old Bridge Preservation Society collects school supplies2017 is the second year that the Old Bridge Preservation Society has sponsored
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 7 days ago
2017 is the second year that the Old Bridge Preservation Society has sponsored Supplies for Success. SUNSET BEACH -- Help fill a student’s backpack. Help provide a classroom teacher with supplies that are necessary to help his or her students to... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Bridge work to shut down Turnpike in late Septembermay shut down the northeastern extension of I-476 during the last weekend of Se
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 8 days ago
may shut down the northeastern extension of I-476 during the last weekend of September. The work will be done on a 60-year-old bridge that spans Crackersport Road in South Whitehall Township, Lehigh County from Friday, September 29 through Monday,... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Bridge in Marion County gets replaced with culvertA rotting bridge in Marion County that closed back in February has now been rep
WGEM Quincy / Posted 9 days ago
A rotting bridge in Marion County that closed back in February has now been replaced with a culvert. The old bridge on County Road 411 in Marion County's wood pilings were giving out and rotting away. The concern was that the bridge would not be... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Governor McAuliffe & Board of Education Announce Va Index of Performance AwardsGlenkirk Elementary, J.W. Alvey Elementary, Louise A. Benton Middle, Mary G. Po
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 9 days ago
Glenkirk Elementary, J.W. Alvey Elementary, Louise A. Benton Middle, Mary G. Porter Traditional, Mountain View Elementary, Old Bridge Elementary, Osbourn Park High, Rockledge Elementary, Samuel L. Gravely Jr. Elementary and T. Clay Wood... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
How the old Grand Avenue bridge will be taken apartThat begins the approximate three-week deconstruction schedule and removal proc
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 10 days ago
That begins the approximate three-week deconstruction schedule and removal process. Similar to the pedestrian bridge, the old bridge will be deconstructed in pieces. A specialty team will mobilize over the weekend leading up to the shutdown. About... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
Katy Trail Bridge on highway 63 set to open Mondaythe Missouri Department of Transportation's Central District, said it was time
KOMU Columbia / Posted 10 days ago
the Missouri Department of Transportation's Central District, said it was time to restructure the bridge. “We took off the old bridge deck and put on a brand new one," he said. "We kept the old girders and the sub structure underneath the driving... Read more
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Forest Lake Times
For Wulf, new bridge is been there, done thatShe now looks forward to her 101st birthday on Nov. 26. As for the lift bridge,
Forest Lake Times / Posted 10 days ago
She now looks forward to her 101st birthday on Nov. 26. As for the lift bridge, the opening of the new bridge meant the old bridge would be closed to vehicle traffic. For the next 18 months, the old bridge is slated for rehab and conversion to... Read more
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The Examiner
A TARNISHED JEWELManagement Agency came in and, thanks to the stormwater work, redefined the flo
The Examiner / Posted 13 days ago
Management Agency came in and, thanks to the stormwater work, redefined the flood basin. A simple restoration of the old bridge wouldn’t be enough. It would have to span a wider area. Cost? Easily $1 million, says Charter, Duke Radovich said... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Glenwood preps for looming traffic 'bomb'will be hard at work in what Riddile advises will be a loud, noisy, day-and-nig
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 13 days ago
will be hard at work in what Riddile advises will be a loud, noisy, day-and-night, heavily-lit operation to get the old bridge out of the way. That will allow completion of a new bridge, a curving structure that will connect more directly to... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Roaring Fork Schools’ detour plan includes ‘walking bus’bike or use the free RFTA and city buses to get around during that time. The c
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 13 days ago
bike or use the free RFTA and city buses to get around during that time. The closure and subsequent deconstruction of the old bridge is necessary in order for the new bridge to be completed. Recommended Stories For You Normally, the district has... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Seattle’s University Bridge getting regular baths to protect it from the heatsays a fact sheet from the U.S. Forest Service. A standard ratio is 2.5 parts v
The Seattle Times / Posted 13 days ago
says a fact sheet from the U.S. Forest Service. A standard ratio is 2.5 parts vitamin C to 1 part water. The 100-year-old bridge was built in 1917, the same year the ship canal and Ballard Locks opened to form a boat passage from Puget Sound... Read more
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