Minneapolis, for all the right reasons, is becoming the “city of bridges.” The latest addition, the Lowry Avenue Bridge, was gorgeously and patriotically lit on Tuesday night.
It will be similarly lit on Monday in honor Veteran’s Day.
The marvelous lighting and design of the bridge should take nothing away from the marvel of how it was built, though, and today this short video was posted
Lowry Avenue Bridge Construction Time Lapse – Girders on the River from Graphic Wagon on Vimeo.
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Bob Collins has been with Minnesota Public Radio since 1992, emigrating to Minnesota from Massachusetts. He was senior editor of news in the ’90s, ran MPR’s political unit, created the MPR News regional website, invented the popular Select A Candidate, started several blogs, and every day laments that his Minnesota Fantasy Legislature project never caught on.
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