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Eggners Ferry Bridge Opening Day Photos

May 25, 2012 - This morning transportation officials temporarily opened up the Eggners Ferry Bridge to pedestrian traffic from 9:00 a.m. to 12 noon to give people an up-close look of the new span.  The bridge opened up to vehicular traffic permanently today at 1:00 p.m. after a ceremony.  The bridge is closed to pedestrian traffic.  Below are photos from today's event including some rather unusual and unwelcome guests!


Honey bees were swarming different parts of the bridge.


Bluebird
Photo by Libby Mundy

This male eastern bluebird is looking for an insect to munch on. Easily spotted by binoculars, the males are bluer than the females which are mostly grey in color.