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#1 Jazz ONLINE  

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Posted January 10, 2016 - 05:21 PM

Okay,,I just got this pic,,,Nipigon River bridge is in Northwestern Ontario,,.It just opened as a new bridge in November.. Its sort of a critical link

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Posted January 10, 2016 - 05:27 PM

The power of Nature.


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Posted January 10, 2016 - 05:33 PM

Looks like a major engineering screw up. 
That will be costly to fix.


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Posted January 10, 2016 - 05:49 PM

Holy speed bump Batman! It looks like it came apart at an expansion joint. Maybe it will be a reasonably quick and inexpensive fix?

 

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Posted January 10, 2016 - 06:12 PM

Holy speed bump Batman! It looks like it came apart at an expansion joint. Maybe it will be a reasonably quick and inexpensive fix?

 

Jim

Speed bump was what I was thinking too! Guess they closed it off!


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Posted January 10, 2016 - 06:17 PM

What was the famous bridge diaster that there is video of that shows the bridge waving around in the wind?

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Posted January 10, 2016 - 06:19 PM

What was the famous bridge diaster that there is video of that shows the bridge waving around in the wind?

 

Tacoma Narrows Bridge


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Posted January 10, 2016 - 07:09 PM

Don't believe I'd be standing on the bridge like that guy was. 

 

NOOOOOOO need to get that up-close and personal!!


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Posted January 10, 2016 - 07:10 PM

The highway closure effectively closes travel by road across Canada. The option now is for vehicles headed west or east to detour through the United States. Westbound traffic from Thunder Bay would have to travel south to the Pigeon River Border crossing and then from Duluth to Sault Ste Marie.

 

Bolts through the pot bearing plate busted. Someone has a mistake to figure out, and they better hurry.

 

Highway 61 in Minnesota and Highway 2 through Wisconsin is about to get a whole lot busier.......

 

Which highway in the U.P. do you take to get to Sault Ste Marie?


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Posted January 10, 2016 - 07:13 PM

The highway closure effectively closes travel by road across Canada. The option now is for vehicles headed west or east to detour through the United States. Westbound traffic from Thunder Bay would have to travel south to the Pigeon River Border crossing and then from Duluth to Sault Ste Marie.

 

Bolts through the pot bearing plate busted. Someone has a mistake to figure out, and they better hurry.

 

Highway 61 in Minnesota and Highway 2 through Wisconsin is about to get a whole lot busier.......

 

Which highway in the U.P. do you take to get to Sault Ste Marie?

 

Interstate 75 from the south

Michigan 28 then turns into Interstate 75 coming from the west. 


Edited by wilberj, January 10, 2016 - 07:15 PM.


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Posted January 10, 2016 - 07:14 PM

There's only one East - West road in Canada?

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Posted January 10, 2016 - 07:15 PM

Interstate 75

 

I meant west to get to the strip clubs in Hurley....



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Posted January 10, 2016 - 07:17 PM

I meant west to get to the strip clubs in Hurley....

 

I edit it.... 


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Posted January 10, 2016 - 07:18 PM

There's only one East - West road in Canada?

 

Trans Canada hwy, some spots there is only 1 road.


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Posted January 10, 2016 - 07:24 PM

Well then, on behalf of my fellow Americans,
Mi carretera, Su carretera...

Hope they get it fixed quick for you guys.
Turn a 10 minute commute into forced retirement if you live-work in the wrong spots
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