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: Marcus Foligno's Goal Sends Wild To 4-3 OT Win Against Blackhawks
Inspections will be taking place this week from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m.READ MORE: In Playoffs, Packers Fall To 49ers At Lambeau Field
The new Lowry Bridge opened in 2012 after a $104 million replacement project.MORE NEWS: More Than 400 Crashes & Spinouts On Minnesota Roads Amid Saturday's Snow
The historic bridge — which links north and northeast Minneapolis — was removed by implosion.