pedestrian bridge

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n pedestrian bridge a bridge designed for pedestrians
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Usage

In literature:

A procession of carriages, preceded by a band of music and banners, with 7,000 pedestrians, passed over the bridge at one o'clock.
"Norfolk Annals A Chronological Record of Remarkable Events in the Nineteeth Century, Vol. 1" by Charles Mackie
From early morning a steady stream of pedestrians poured each way, across the bridge.
"Peculiarities of American Cities" by Willard Glazier
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In news:

Pedestrian bridge plans moving forward.
The university officially opened its new pedestrian bridge connecting the parking lot on Sunbowl Drive to the Health Sciences and Nursing Building.
Matt Buxton/The Oregonian Construction begins on the Gibbs Street Pedestrian Bridge , which will link the Lair Hill neighborhood with South Waterfront District.
Construction has begun on a pedestrian and bicycle bridge over I-5.
Alcoa pedestrian bridge rising over busy US 129.
Berkeley broke ground Tuesday on its newest bicycle-pedestrian trail—a four-block path the city hopes will one day connect to the Ohlone Greenway and improve access to the I-80 Pedestrian and Bicycle Bridge.
Items on the list for improvements are the scenic overlook, Discovery Center, Pedestrian Bridge over the rapids, and new trolleys will be added to the current fleet.
Lower profile pedestrian bridges don't usually get the same care in design.
The closure of the bridge, both to vehicles and pedestrians, is scheduled to begin at 10 am on Monday.
AP Photo/Mark Lennihan It's not impossible to include bike lanes and pedestrian paths on a major bridge.
One of every three bulbs along the Adelbert Road and Cornell Road bridges offers no comforting glow for drivers or pedestrians.
A man walks by a banner hung by suspected hit men from the Zetas gang at a pedestrian bridge in Monterrey November 6, 2010.
Pedestrian bridge over the canal along Indian River Boulevard waste of money .
Missouri River pedestrian bridge will open April 8th .
The discovery was made about eight this morning by someone walking along a pedestrian bridge over the creek.
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