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Tempe Town Lake Pedestrian Bridge

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Tempe Town Lake Pedestrian Bridge

Looking West

Photo taken by Royce and Bobette Haley in August 2014

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BH Photo #296666

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Street View 

Description 

Part of the Tempe Town Lake Complex along with the Mill Street bridges, the light rail bridge, the N. Scottsdale Bridge and the UP-Salt River Bridge.

Facts 

Overview
Basket-Handle through arch bridge over Salt River on Pedestrian
Location
Tempe, Maricopa County, Arizona
Status
Open to pedestrians only
Builders
- Killer Shade of Phoenix, Arizona (Canvas Awning Producer)
- Otak of Portland, Oregon (Design)
- PCL Construction Enterprises of Edmonton, Alberta, Canada (Contractor)
- Stinger Welding of Coolidge, Arizona (Contractor)
- T.Y. Lin International of San Francisco, California (Design)
Design
Basket-Handle through arch
Dimensions
Total length: 916.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+33.43377, -111.94857   (decimal degrees)
33°26'02" N, 111°56'55" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
12/411823/3699778 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 63281 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 1, 2014: Updated by Luke: Added builder/designer info.
  • October 1, 2014: New Street View added by Royce and Bobette Haley

Sources 

  • Royce and Bobette Haley - roycehaley111 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Luke