Water under the bridge
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11 August 2016
Photo: Ben Cremin
Bridges play an active role in the way in which we interact with cities and they also influence how our urban environments evolve. This week we discover how something that is meant to unite us can be divisive, from a pedestrian crossing in Adelaide to Calgary’s Peace Bridge. Plus: we ask why it has taken London so long to build a new bridge over the Thames.
11 August 2016
Photo: The Lead SA
Adelaide in Southern Australia is undergoing a makeover. The beating heart of the city is on the southern side of the River Torrens but the building of a massive sports arena on the northern side meant a connecting footbridge was needed.
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