bryant street bridge

Bryant Street Bridge to close for upgrades

Jonathan Maus (Publisher/Editor) by on May 18th, 2011 at 11:22 am

Bryant St. Bike/ped bridge

Bryant Bridge over I-5.
(Photo © J. Maus)

The Bryant Street Bridge over I-5 in North Portland will close for two days next week. The closure is good news; it means a project that we first reported on in August 2006 is finally moving forward.

The Piedmont Neighborhood has been working on this project since 2007. With a $50,000 grant from ODOT, neighborhood artists and volunteers will clean up and renovate the bridge in hopes of making a vital connection between communities more pleasant and popular.[Read more…]