Chicago, IL: Breaking Down the Wells Street Bridge

Posted by Infra on Thursday, March 7th, 2013

Time lapse: Breaking down the Wells Street bridge in Chicago from Craig Newman on Vimeo.

The Chicago Transit Authority is tearing down the Wells Street bridge, disrupting Brown and Purple Line service for at least a week. This is an unedited time lapse of the first 48 hours of construction as iron workers went about the 24-hour-a-day task of breaking down the 90-year-old bridge.

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