MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Workers are inspecting the Lowry Avenue Bridge in Minneapolis using some new technology.
The steel-tied arch bridge is being inspected with equipment from a barge on the river, which is being used for the first time in Minnesota.READ MORE: Allina WestHealth's ER, Urgent Care Set To Close Temporarily As Nurses Go On Strike Over Fair Pay
Inspections will be taking place this week from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m.READ MORE: 2 Crashes On I-35W Leave 1 Dead
The new Lowry Bridge opened in 2012 after a $104 million replacement project.MORE NEWS: 2 Pedestrians Shot And Injured In South Minneapolis
The historic bridge — which links north and northeast Minneapolis — was removed by implosion.