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Christopher S. Bond Bridge

 

 

 

 

The Christopher S. Bond Bridge, a landmark addition to the Kansas City skyline, is a distinctive cable-stayed bridge that delivers a dramatic visual experience, day or night. Uplighting of the cable arrays and the single A-frame pylon emphasizes the height and scale of the bridge, engaging both highway travelers and observers on the shoreline.  Along the edge girders, programmed color-changing LED panels execute dynamic video content for a nightly light show that celebrates the seasons, holidays, and significant local events.

 

Project Details

 

Location:

Kansas City, MO

 

Client:

Parsons

 

Bridge Architect:

Touchstone Architecture

 

Awards:

IESNA Award of Merit

AIA Honor Award

ENR Midwest Best Transportation Project

Roads & Bridges Magazine: #5, Top 10 Bridges Award

Roads & Bridges Magazine: #1, Top 10 Roads Award

 

Read the LD&A article on the Bond Bridge

 

 

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