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11.27.2013 | | Posted at 10:00 AM
By Shepherd Express Staff
It's a Thanksgiving miracle: After four long months of construction, the Canadian Pacific Railroad bridge on South Kinnickinnic Avenue—one of the main arteries connecting Bay View to Downtown—has finally reopened. The bridge had been closed since July. Pedestrians are still out of luck, though. The bridge's sidewalks remain closed in wait of new light installations under the bridge. Those inst...
Wednesday, Aug. 12, 2009

Doing Business on Humboldt Avenue

Dining and entertainment is at the heart of every great neighborhood, but what happens when its main artery is blocked? The Humboldt Avenue Bridge has been under construction for a year and is a lifeline for many restaurants and bars bordering the Milwaukee River. Plagued by the recession, these restaurants are not fully blaming the bridge construction for slow sales, but agree that it is an obstacle...