Contact: Sarah McKenzie, 612-673-2786
Oct. 26, 2017
Celebration to mark completion of St. Anthony Parkway Bridge
What: City leaders and partners involved in the St. Anthony Parkway Bridge reconstruction project will celebrate the completion of the bridge with a ribbon cutting ceremony.
When: Noon Friday, Oct. 27
Where: East side of the St. Anthony Parkway Bridge in northeast Minneapolis
MORE: The new three-span St. Anthony Parkway Bridge over the BNSF Northtown rail yard replaces a five-span bridge built in 1925. The construction of the new bridge, which is part of the Grand Rounds National Scenic Byway, was a major engineering feat and result of cooperation among many jurisdictions.
Mayor Betsy Hodges; City Council President Barb Johnson; Council Member Kevin Reich, chair of the City Council’s Transportation and Public Works Committee; City Engineer Lisa Cerney; a Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board representative; state Sen. Kari Dziedzic and state Rep. Diane Loeffler are scheduled to give remarks.
Published Oct 26, 2017