Peter Courtney Minto Island Bridge Groundbreaking
The community celebrated the Peter Courtney Minto Island Bridge Groundbreaking Ceremony on Thursday, May 21, 2015, at 3 PM in the Riverfront Park Amphitheater.
Keynote speakers included Salem Mayor Anna Peterson, Interim Salem City Manager Kacey Duncan, Councilor Chuck Bennett, Senator Peter Courtney, and Hazel Patton of Friends of Two Bridges. The Confederated Tribes of Grand Ronde provided a tribal blessing and a drum song. Informational tables at the event featured Friends of Two Bridges, Active Salem, Salem Area Trail Alliance, City of Salem Parks and Recreation, and Salem Bike Boulevard Advocates.
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