CABLE-STAYED BRIDGE ENHANCES RIVERFRONT REJUVENATION

Burlington, Iowa, and Gulfport, Illinois, are linked by a new cable-stayed bridge. The five-lane Great River Bridge carries United States Interstate 34 across the Mississippi River and is the centerpiece of a riverfront rejuvenation project. This article describes design, construction, and cost of the Great River Bridge. Dimensions of the bridge are provided. The communities in each state enthusiastically supported the project.

Language

  • English

Media Info

  • Features: Photos;
  • Pagination: p. 16-18
  • Serial:
    • AASHTO Quarterly Magazine
    • Volume: 75
    • Issue Number: 1
    • Publisher: American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO)
    • ISSN: 0147-4820

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00726989
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Oct 27 1996 12:00AM