University District Gateway Bridge celebrated in grand opening ceremony

University District Gateway Bridge celebrated in grand opening ceremony

The grand opening ceremony of the University District Gateway Bridge saw a large turnout on Tuesday.

Come join the University District Gateway Bridge Celebration! We’ll be at the South Landing until 2. pic.twitter.com/K7FkDpTQUy

— City of Spokane (@SpokaneCity) May 7, 2019

The bridge was designed to allow pedestrians and cyclists a passage over the train tracks from downtown Spokane’s University District to east Sprague, and has been operating for about five months.

The ceremony featured live music and food trucks, as well as booths from local universities.

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