WMFD TV

Search Archive WMFD.com News

www.wmfd.com - Out with the old. In with the new. Crews are replacing the aging pedestrian bridge over Touby Run, which connects the bike trail to North Lake Park. }}" />

   
 
 
Crews replacing North Lake Park pedestrian bridge

Story By: Brad Francis

 

 

 
 
 
  Email Story to Friend
   
  Original Published: 3/27/2014

A popular bridge in Mansfield is being replaced. And that means a temporary inconvenience for walkers and cyclists.

This pedestrian bridge over Touby Run, in North Lake Park, is now closed for 30 days. It connects the end of the B&O bike trail to North Lake Park.

Crews began dismantling the aging structure Thursday morning. It's steel frame shows significant rusting. Once it's gone, they'll begin building a new bridge.

Meantime, pedestrians and cyclists won't be able to get from the bike trail to North Lake Park.

   
  MORE RECENT NEWS
 
Image1 A 36-year-old man possibly trying to cut guide wires on an electrical substation in Mansfield was severely shocked and died from his injuries Thursday afternoon. Full Story
Image1 The Secret Service issues a search warrant at a downtown Mansfield business. Full Story
 
Image1 The ninth annual Children's Grief Camp is underway at Home Care Matters Home Health and Hospice in Galion. Full Story
Image1 The Marshals Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task For Richland County, on Tuesday, arrested Antonio Taylor, 22, in a residence in Mansfield. Full Story
  MORE NEWS
 

Task Force arrests aggravated robbery suspect

Sundown Rundown A Success In Mansfield

SUV Driver In Fatal Motorcycle Crash Arraigned On Felonies

Ashland man sentenced to prison for labor trafficking

Richland Bank holding 5K Walk/Run

Mount Vernon Man Killed When Motorcycle Strikes Jeep Laredo

Pool Pass Ordinance Still Needs Work In Galion

Open Bible Church Requests Charges

Library Children's Room To Be Refurbished

Ford Hill Pool In Mansfield Sold

NAACP annual membership drive underway

MCS kindergarten camp Aug. 11-15

Ontario beautification winners announced

Matt Sauder Memorial Ride To Be Held August 2

More News