Park Bridge Building January-February 2013
Week of 1.14.13
Ramp on the south side completed
At Left: First sight after south ramp
completed, walking east on the
south side to Yellowleaf Creek
At Right: Posts and metal anchors. Bring
on the high water - that bridge
ain't going nowhere!
Below: On the deck looking at south end
Below: Walking west on the north side, back from Yellowleaf Creek.
Really nice views ... can't wait to see the finished bridge!
At Right: The little bridge that could - one day it might
grow up to be a big bridge!
(Located at the main park entrance off of
Sweet Gum Drive - built in Summer 2012).
Week of 1.21.13 thru 2.4.13
Work on north ramp underway.
Bridge being stained with a
beautiful cedar shade.
Pending work: railings
As of 2.9.13
Ramp on the north side completed
A Great Big Thank You to our talented builders for their time, sweat and devotion to this wonderful project:
• Bob Kelley (team leader)
• Paul Garmon
• Dave Garner
• Matt Mellen
Additional thanks to Charlie Pope (design consultation) and volunteers James Green, Pam Kimball, Brenda Mellen & Philip Patel.
As of 2.25.13
Six large railings installed - and what a difference it makes!
This is one classy, beautiful bridge!