BHC Newsflyer: 29 January 2022

Source: bridgehunter.com

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To listen to the podcast, click here: https://anchor.fm/jason-smith-bhc19/episodes/BHC-Newsflyer-29-January-2022-e1dkjdc

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We have a summary of the 2021 Bridgehunter Awards and Author’s Choice Winners here in this podcast. You can also see the details in a pair of articles here:

2021 Bridgehunter Awards Winners

2021 Author’s Choice Awards Winners

Congratulations to our winners in the ten categories of the Bridgehunter Awards as well as the Author’s Choice Awards.

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Other Stories in this Podcast:

Hirschgrundbrücke at Castle Complex in Glauchau- Target of recent vandalisms

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Police Looking for Vandals who Spraypainted Glauchau’s Historic Bridges

Article (D): https://www.freiepresse.de/zwickau/glauchau/schon-wieder-schmierereien-in-glauchau-aufgetaucht-artikel11939698

Glauchau’s Bridges: The Bridges of Glauchau (Saxony), Germany

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Elstertal Viaduct NE of Plauen. Photo taken in 2010

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Elstertal Viaduct near Plauen being Rehabilitated

Article: https://www.freiepresse.de/vogtland/plauen/bau-der-elstertalbruecke-startet-welche-einschraenkungen-jetzt-auf-bahnreisende-und-wanderer-zukommen-artikel11947422

Bridge Info: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Elster_Viaduct

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Dresden Suspension Bridge in Ohio. Photo taken by Nathan Holth at historicbridges.org

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Dresden Suspension Bridge in Ohio Likely Doomed- Ohio DOT to rid its responsibilities for historic bridge despite Opposition- Petition to Stop Proposal In Artcles

Article: https://ycitynews.com/23897/news/dresden-suspension-bridge-likely-to-be-demolished-as-cost-to-save-skyrockets/

Bridge Info: https://historicbridges.org/bridges/browser/?bridgebrowser=ohio/dresden/

Endangered TRUSS Article: Endangered T.R.U.S.S.: The Dresden Suspension Bridge in Ohio

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Kohlfurther Bridge in Cronnenburg (near Wuppertal), Germany in its restored and lit state. Photo taken by Christian Olsen for Wiki Commons

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Kohlfurther Bridge Repaired and Relit after Flood Damage in July 2021

Article: https://www.cronenberger-woche.de/nachricht/2022/01/25/nach-dem-hochwasser-kohlfurther-bruecke-ist-leuchtend-sauber/

Bridge Info: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kohlfurther_Bridge

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This podcast does NOT include the news story of the Bridge Collapse in Pittsburgh, which happened on January 28th. Yet a summary of the disaster can be found here:

Link: Pittsburgh bridge collapses hours before Biden visit about infrastructure — WGN-TV

More on the accident together with some comments from the author of the Chronicles will come next week.

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