Riverside Drive Viaduct

 

 

 

Riverside Drive from in the Los Angeles

Ghostly late night view of the old Riverside Drive bridge circa 2007

 

Old Riverside Drive bridge, late night

Windy night view of the old Riverside Drive bridge circa 2006

 

Demolition starts on the old Riverside D

The new Riverside Drive viaduct rises behind the old bridge, seen from inside the Los Angeles River

Old and New Riverside Drive viaducts

Old and New Riverside Drive viaducts

 

Intricate iron framework on old RiversidIntricate iron framework on the old Riverside Drive bridge

 

View from the catacombs under the old RiView from the catacombs under the old Riverside Drive viaduct

 

old Riverside bridge cut in half over thold Riverside bridge cut in half over the RR tracks

 

Overview of the railroad cut during demoOverview of the railroad cut during demo of the old Riverside Dr. bridge

 

New Riverside bridge seen from the catacNew Riverside bridge seen from the catacombs

 

Demo of the old Riverside Drive viaductDemo of the old Riverside Drive viaduct progresses

 

Beautiful aerial image of old and new RiBeautiful aerial image of old and new Riverside Drive viaducts

 

Framework exposed as road deck is removeFramework exposed as road deck is removed on the old Riverside Drive bridge

 

Old Riverside bridge deck completely remOld Riverside bridge deck completely removed

 

Old Riverside Drive bridge demolitionOld Riverside Drive bridge demolition, going, going...

 

View of demolition from the catacombs, oView of demolition from the catacombs, of the old Riverside bridge

 

New Riverside Drive viaduct seen from inNew Riverside Drive viaduct seen from in the LA River

 

Foggy night at Riverside Drive bridge inFoggy night at Riverside Drive bridge in the LA River

 

Concrete forms going up on Riverside DriConcrete forms going up on Riverside Drive

 

Riverside Dr. bridge after adding skirtsRiverside Dr. bridge after adding skirts

 

Aerial photo of the new Riverside DriveAerial photo of the new Riverside Drive viaduct

 

Drone photo of work on Riverside Drive v

Drone photo of work on Riverside Drive viaduct 2015

 

River view of the new Riverside Drive brRiver view of the new Riverside Drive bridge

 

New Riverside Drive viaduct the day it oNew Riverside Drive viaduct the day it opened

 

Storm waters pass by Riverside Drive briStorm waters after passing under Riverside Drive bridge

 

Riverside Drive viaduct as completed froRiverside Drive viaduct as completed from in the river

 

New Riverside Drive bridge from underneaNew Riverside Drive bridge from underneath

 

Some of the LA City crew on dedication dSome of the LA City crew on dedication day, from L to R: Ignacio Villa, Bobby Rivera, Andrew Asfour, Lee Williamson, Lee Blumenfeld & Chuck Gannon.

 

Mayor of the City of Los Angeles cuts deMayor of the City of Los Angeles cuts dedication ribbon