NSBA 2014 Prize Bridge Award: North Halsted Street Tied Arch Bridge, Chicago

"… The tied arch bridge is a valid design option for enhancing an urban setting with an aesthetically pleasing structure. The successfully completed project demonstrates that a short-span tied arch can be done economically with attention to the steel details that accommodate both accessibility and constructability. Plus, its size speaks to its adaptability and usefulness in tight quarters, and it validates that site issues can be overcome by thoughtful design.…"

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