Lower Falls Pedestrian Bridge No. P40

Photo by: Newton Conservators

Solution

Lower Falls Pedestrian Bridge No. P40

Newton-Wellesley, MA

Market: Bridge

Client

Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation
Massachusetts Department of Transportation

Completion

2012
Lower Falls Pedestrian Bridge No. P40
Lower Falls Pedestrian Bridge No. P40
Lower Falls Pedestrian Bridge No. P40

The structure is a former railroad bridge spanning the Charles River near Newton Lower Falls.  The Department of Conservation and Recreation (DCR) proposed to convert the abandoned railroad bridge to pedestrian use.  SGH evaluated the existing bridge structure and developed a rehabilitation plan.