pedestrian bridge

Pedestrian Bridge — Ribbon Cutting

[UPDATE: The ribbon-cutting has been moved to the west end of the bridge on Dyer Street.] Attention pedestrians: The long-awaited Providence River Pedestrian Bridge will officially open this Friday morning. My source on this is Tim Empkie, the unofficial citizen site monitor, who posted the update on ‘weekly progress report #172’! Months ago Tim befriended …

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Money Earmarked For New Pedestrian Bridge

The Providence River pedestrian bridge just got one step closer to becoming reality. On Monday the I-195 Redevelopment District Commission authorized spending up to $2 million on construction, but they are having to move some money around to accomplish this. Clarification of the resolution was requested by those at the meeting. According to Kate Bramson …

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Providence River Pedestrian Bridge In The Pipeline

Check out the plans, elevations, specs and renderings for the Providence River Pedestrian Bridge presented at Monday’s meeting of the city Department of Planning and Development. Note the changes made to the design since its original competition submission — an event space has been eliminated. The simplifications have yielded an improved design. Look for pedestrians …

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