The Bridge to Everywhere following the Gerald Desmond Bridge Replacement Project

Port Buildings Demolished

Port Buildings Demolished

Workers demolish the wall of industrial buildings that stand in the way of a new bridge at the Port of Long Beach on Thursday. The demolition is needed to clear the path for a 515-foot-tall, six-lane bridge at the port that will replace the aging Gerald Desmond.. More than a dozen buildings, including those at […]

Truck Collision Clogs Gerald Desmond

Truck Collision Clogs Gerald Desmond

A traffic collision involving two big rigs on the west bound side of the Gerald Desmond Bridge in Long Beach on Friday afternoon. Two truck collided, then another truck with a wide-load tried to get around the collision and got stuck blocking the entire bridge.

Pier T Horseshoe Demolition, Day 3

Pier T Horseshoe Demolition, Day 3

LONG BEACH, CALIF. USA — Worker dismantle the Pier T Horseshoe off-ramp from the westbound Gerald Desmond Bridge in Long Beach, Calif., on July 13, 2013.

Pier T Horseshoe Demolition, Day 2

Pier T Horseshoe Demolition, Day 2

The Pier T off-ramp from the westbound Gerald Desmond Bridge is dismantled to make way for a new bridge on July 11, 2013, in Long Beach, Calif. Ocean Blvd. will be closed from the Long Beach (710) Freeway to Pier T Ave this weekend to accommodate the bridge removal.

Pier T Horseshoe Demolition, Day 1

Pier T Horseshoe Demolition, Day 1

Workers prepare to demolish the Pier T horseshoe off-ramp from the westbound Gerald Desmond Bridge in Long Beach, Calif., on July 10, 2013. The work is being done to make way for a replacement bridge.

Port Buildings Demolished
Port Buildings Demolished

Workers demolish the wall of industrial buildings that stand in the way of a new bridge at the Port of Long Beach on Thursday. The demolition is needed to clear the path for a 515-foot-tall, six-lane bridge at the port that will replace the aging Gerald Desmond.. More than a dozen buildings, including those at […]

Truck Collision Clogs Gerald Desmond
Truck Collision Clogs Gerald Desmond

A traffic collision involving two big rigs on the west bound side of the Gerald Desmond Bridge in Long Beach on Friday afternoon. Two truck collided, then another truck with a wide-load tried to get around the collision and got stuck blocking the entire bridge.

Pier T Horseshoe Demolition, Day 3
Pier T Horseshoe Demolition, Day 3

LONG BEACH, CALIF. USA — Worker dismantle the Pier T Horseshoe off-ramp from the westbound Gerald Desmond Bridge in Long Beach, Calif., on July 13, 2013.

Pier T Horseshoe Demolition, Day 2
Pier T Horseshoe Demolition, Day 2

The Pier T off-ramp from the westbound Gerald Desmond Bridge is dismantled to make way for a new bridge on July 11, 2013, in Long Beach, Calif. Ocean Blvd. will be closed from the Long Beach (710) Freeway to Pier T Ave this weekend to accommodate the bridge removal.

Pier T Horseshoe Demolition, Day 1
Pier T Horseshoe Demolition, Day 1

Workers prepare to demolish the Pier T horseshoe off-ramp from the westbound Gerald Desmond Bridge in Long Beach, Calif., on July 10, 2013. The work is being done to make way for a replacement bridge.

Ceremonial Start of Gerald Desmond Replacement
Ceremonial Start of Gerald Desmond Replacement

Visitors during the groundbreaking of the bridge that will replace the Gerald Desmond bridge watch a demonstration of boring and pile driving for the new bridge supports in the Port of Long Beach on January 8, 2013.

Berth 55 Community Forum
Berth 55 Community Forum

A community forum regarding the closure of his Berth 55 businesses. The 40-year old restaurant, as well as the sports fishing business next door, lost its lease and will have to close to make way for the Gerald Desmond Bridge replacement project.

Pictures of the Bridge
Pictures of the Bridge
PoLB Video of Proposed New Bridge
PoLB Video of Proposed New Bridge

The Port of Long Beach has unveiled plans to replace the aging Gerald Desmond Bridge.

Sunset Aerial Pictures
Sunset Aerial Pictures

Sunset pictures of the Gerald Desmond Bridge from a helicopter.