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Category 3B: Major Highway Structures Under $10 Million

2002 Excellence in Highway Design Awards

Category 3B: Major Highway Structures Under $10 Million

Award of Excellence


Category 3B: Major Highway Structures Under $10 Million Award of Excellence, image of project Grays Bay Bridge, Wayzata/Minnetonka, Minnesota

Grays Bay Bridge,
Wayzata/Minnetonka, Minnesota

Designer:
Hennepin County Public Works, Transportation Department, Medina, MN

Contractor:
Glenwood Bridge, Inc., Glenwood, MN

The bridge, using context-sensitive design, spans between Grays Bay and Wayzata Bay on Lake Minnetonka. In the interest of public safety, the new bridge was built to replace the aging bridge, handle vehicle traffic properly, accommodate pedestrian and bicycle traffic, and improve the aesthetic impact on the community.

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