Historic Bridge Gets Boost
The Orangevale Avenue Bridge, a 90-year old bridge just off of American River Canyon Drive, may have dodged the wrecking ball. The bridge has been made eligible for a state historic registry, since it was part of the original Lincoln Highway. Because of this, the city is considering alternative designs that do not require the demolition of the existing bridge, though it will likely need to be widened to be brought up to modern standards. Full story.
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