Council to consider plans for pedestrian bridge over Northwest Expressway


OKLAHOMA CITY (KFOR) – It seems that plans for a pedestrian bridge along a busy stretch of road in Oklahoma City have surpassed another hurdle.

In October, officials announced that they were considering a pedestrian bridge over N.W. Expressway at Wilshire Blvd.

Pedestrian bridge over NW Expressway
Credit: and ADG P.C.


According to, the bridge would be just southeast of Wilshire Blvd. and will tie together bike and walking trails.

The project is expected to cost just over $3 million, and funding would come from general obligation bonds.

The engineering firm in charge of the project, ADG P.C.,  has designed a lighted chevon that pays tribute to cars from the 40s, 50s, and 60s.

Pedestrian bridge over NW Expressway
Credit: and ADG P.C.

If approved by the Oklahoma City Council, the 130-foot bridge would start construction in the fall.

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