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Kelsy Oldham Memorial Scholarship

Riverfront Park - Minto-Brown Footbridge Information Page

Our club thanks John Gallagher of Gallagher Fitness Resources for his continuing efforts in this matter. As more information develops we will add the links to this page. Be sure and make your opinions known !!

Links ::

Friends of Two Bridges
City of Salem Riverfront Bridge site

News Items ::

 thumbsup.gif (139 bytes) March 2005 - Gallagher Fitness Resources Information Page  (ActiveSalem.com)

 thumbsup.gif (139 bytes) April 3, 2005 - Council to consider idea for bridge between parks    (Statesman-Journal)

 thumbsup.gif (139 bytes) April 5, 2005 - Councilors vote to back footbridge    (Statesman-Journal)

 thumbsup.gif (139 bytes) April 11, 2005 - Linking 3 parks would create path to success    (Statesman-Journal)

thumbsdown.gif (140 bytes) April 11, 2005 - New bridge would harm environment    (Statesman-Journal)

 thumbsdown.gif (140 bytes) April 14, 2005 - Bridge plan may increase homeless living at park    (Statesman-Journal)

thumbsdown.gif (140 bytes) April 24, 2005 - Minto-Brown not suitable as busy tourist attraction    (Statesman-Journal)

     March 7, 2007 - Questions linger at Minto-Brown site   (Statesman-Journal)

     December 23, 2007 - Pollution likely won't stop State Park   (Statesman-Journal)

     December 24, 2007 - River Footbridge steps on toes   (Statesman-Journal)

     December 28, 2007 - Downtown Boise site to become a mixed use center   (Statesman-Journal)

     January 3, 2008 - Developements energize health of downtown   (Statesman-Journal)

    January 29, 2008 - Boise site has residential and retail potential   (Statesman-Journal)

    March 17, 2008 - Salem puts Minto-Brown plans into play   (Statesman-Journal)

    March 18, 2008 - Salem council OKs dealing with state about park   (Statesman-Journal)

    July 31, 2008 - City plans to connect 3 dwontown parks with footbridges   (Willamette Weekly)

    August 24, 2008 - Big municipal park in Salem would be boon for families    (Statesman-Journal)

    March 24, 2009 - Bridge Plan Advances    (Statesman-Journal)

    October 12, 2010 - Bridge will connect 2 Salem parks    (Statesman-Journal)

    October 26, 2010 - Salem Council seeks more answers about proposed bridge    (Statesman-Journal)

   January 10, 2012 - Footbridge to Minto-Brown Island Park a step closer   (Statesman-Journal)

   February 3 2012 - GFR donates $2,000 to Friends of Two Bridges

last modified - 20-Feb-2012

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