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Bridging the Future and the Past

The “swinging bridge” in Charles City, Iowa stood as a sentry for more than 100 years until one night in June 2008 when it just disappeared from the landscape. The culprit: A raging Cedar River. The community was stricken by the loss but determined to rebuild. Two years later, there’s a new bridge in town. See what the future looks like now. - Location: Charles City, IA
Video by Steve Zumwalt - Jun 18, 2012
Last Updated: May 1, 2014