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Posted on: August 4, 2022

UPDATE: Bike/Pedestrian Bridge over Thompson Run Reopened

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Pedestrians and cyclists utilizing the designated trails through the Thompson Woods Preserve are advised that the bicycle/pedestrian bridge over Thompson Run (near Your Building Center & Blaise Alexander Dealership), which provides access to East College Avenue has reopened effective Thursday, August 4th. The bridge had been closed since June, following findings during a structural inspection performed by the Township's Public Works and Engineering staff

College Township's Public Works team performed extensive safety repairs to the bridge, including improvements to the substructure, along with replacement of several beams and deteriorated components on the deck, railing and stairs. Staff from Centre Region Parks and Recreation will be staining the bridge structure at a later date. 

Thompson Run BridgeThompson Run Bridge 2 

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