Sunday, January 2, 2011

McKee Street Bridge

At the time of its completion in 1932 the McKee St. Bridge was the longest unreinforced concrete bridge in the world. Spanning Buffalo Bayou in the Warehouse District, this low-slung, wavy crossing wasn’t always so festive. In the 1980’s it became artist, Kirk Farris’ pet project as he removed years of urban neglect and gave it the new trademark colors.

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