Douglas Avenue's Wing features include rustications in the concrete to accentuate the bridge's long lines, a uniquely sculpted pier and fence posts set at a rakish 55-degree angle to complete the illusion of speed even for those driving or cycling over the bridge.
The architecture fits a theme of dramatic, streamlined modernism reflecting the fast pace of the freeway corridor.
Nearby bicycle tunnels received details to match the character of the bridge, creating a stylistic flavor for the entire interchange.
The project shows what can be done to an otherwise typical overpass bridge with very minor impacts on cost.
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