Bringing cold weather to the Fore

Fore River and Fore River Bridge

Robert O'Connor snapped the Fore River Bridge this morning.


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    looking at the two bridges

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    looking at the two bridges together, it's a mix of terror and comedy thinking that the flimsy looking bridge in the foreground (that was supposed to be "temporary") has carried traffic since the 90s.

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    It's why I'm not shocked when

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    It's why I'm not shocked when a bridge randomly collapses. I am actually shocked more don't.

    We don't spend nearly enough money in this country on basic upkeep and replacement of critical infrastructure. Even less on expansion.

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    How can you conclude that we

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    How can you conclude that we underspend on infrastructure, just because a temporary bridge looks flimsy?

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    Toy

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    Literally looks like an Erector set.

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    Nice shot with unique perspective

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    Nice look at the 2 bridges and the USS Salem. Must be from on top of the power plant.

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    Bingo

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    Yep, that's where he took the shot from.

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    I get to ride over this every

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    I get to ride over this every morning on the bus! This temporary bridge has been up since the early 2000's. Long enough. The new bridge looks amazing

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