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How Bridge 9 holds it together

When I moved to the Minneapolis riverfront, I wanted to learn about the bridges. This stretch of the Mississippi River has so many of them. A week and a half after we unloaded the moving truck, the 35W bridge — … Continue reading

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My secret bridge

I love the funky pink pedestrian bridge across the Mississippi River, downstream from where I live in SE Minneapolis. It’s off the radar for almost everyone in the area — university students, local residents, tourists. Many times, on a sunny … Continue reading

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