New York Times, etc.

Michael Kimmelman’s story about the McBride Viaduct ran on the front page of The New York Times on March 12th, 2018, "In Erie, One City Block is a Trek of Disrespect." (Photos by Damon Winters) The Erie Times-News dismissed Kimmelman in an opinion piece, "New York Times Takes McBride Fallacies National." Eight months later, Landscape Architecture Magazine‘s Timothy A. Schuler, covered the issue and featured concept plans for McBride Viaduct Park by Erie native Michael Beightol, now a Cleveland landscape architect. Scroll down to find links to an op-ed by walkablity expert and Erie native, Philip Langdon along with several essays, a film trailer and and animation about the Viaduct / East Ave. Bridge.

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New York Times 3.12.18

In Erie, One City Block is a Trek of Disrespect

Micheal Kimmelman

Photo Credit: Damon Winters

Photo Credit: Damon Winters


RON BLEVINS ANIMATION 7.15.18

Save Your East Avenue Bridge

Illustration by Jeff Brunner, Hey Beast

Illustration by Jeff Brunner, Hey Beast


Erie reader 1.31.18

A Change of Heart in the Viaduct Discussion

Jay Breneman

Photo Credit: Nick Warren

Photo Credit: Nick Warren

EriE TIMES NEWS 6.23.18

Save the Viaduct, serve the pedestrians and cyclists

Philip Langdon

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Illustration: Micheal Beightol

Illustration: Micheal Beightol

LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE 11.15.18

The Battle of the McBride Bridge

Timothy A. Schuler


ERIE READER 3.14.18

Erie At Large: Basic Civil Rights

Jim Wertz

Photo Credit: Nick Warren

Photo Credit: Nick Warren


Erie reader 6.6.18

The McBride Viaduct: No Joking Matter

Rev. Dr. Charles Mock

Photo Credit: Nick Warren

Photo Credit: Nick Warren


Erie TIMES NEWS 9.20.15

Why Eastsiders Need the Viaduct

Abdullah Washington

Photo Credit: Christopher Millett, GoErie

Photo Credit: Christopher Millett, GoErie