Neil (nt) wrote,

Peace Bridge

I finally walked over to take a look at the Peace Bridge, which opened in March. It crosses the Bow River just west of Prince's Island. There was plenty of controversy surrounding its construction (see the linked Wikipedia page).

It was a beautiful Indian summer day, all the more delightful since it had snowed heavily yesterday (our first snow of the season). The snow melted overnight, and I'm hoping it stays away for a while.

I've just started two weeks vacation. I'm not planning to go anywhere. I will catch up on some tasks at home and spend time with Lorna.

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  • Broken trees

    A few examples of trees broken by the accumulation of snow, as mentioned in my last post. The snow is gone, but the damage remains.

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    I drove around town today and was shocked at the number of trees that had been damaged by the heavy snowfall earlier in the week. It's too early in…

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