Red Deer’s new Galbraith pedestrian bridge open

Detours in park no longer in effect

The new Galbraith pedestrian bridge opened Friday in Waskasoo.

The old bridge across Waskasoo Creek was removed in September to improve safety for pedestrians.

The bridge takes path users across Waskasoo Creek near where the creek enters the Red Deer River and connects to the pathway from Kerry Wood Nature Centre.

Galbraith Park is one of three small parks along Waskasoo Creek located south east of downtown, off Waskasoo Crescent.

All Galbraith Park pathways are now open and the detours are no longer in effect.

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