Minnesota Slip Bridge Will Be Closed For Service Repairs
The Minnesota Slip Bridge, known to some as the Blue Bridge in Canal Park will be closed Monday, March 5, 2018 for maintenance and will get a new color scheme.
The bridge that many people cross by thousands of people each year will stay closed until May 3, 2018. The work being done will include:
- Encapsulating the bridge.
- Sandblasting the old blue paint before applying new teal colored paint.
The Minnesota Slip Bridge got manufactured parts and a new rack and pinion system to ensure reliable operations and public access last Spring. This painting project is the final step in renewing the beloved Slip Bridge.