Quick and easy to erect, they are designed for both permanent and temporary pedestrian applications. That said, sometimes the total costs and benefits of installing a pedestrian bridge are not fully considered. This paper establishes an integrated benefit evaluation method for pedestrian bridges. The city requested a City Bridge, which will allow a five lane crossing, a two lane-cycle path at the east side of the bridge and a 1.0 m wide inspection lane at the west side of the bridge. Taking various factors into account is essential when making a benefit assessment for a pedestrian bridge.

The World Bank Group works in every major area of development. We provide a wide array of financial products and technical assistance, and we help countries share and apply innovative knowledge and solutions to the challenges they face. The benefits of pedestrian bridges and the extraordinary effort to get them built The Municipal Posted on January 27, 2019 by Andrew Mentock January 26, 2019 Charleston, S.C., is hoping to become the home of a new pedestrian bridge that will connect West Ashley with the downtown area, greatly improving pedestrians’ and cyclists’ safety. Pedestrian bridges can not only allow traffic to run more smoothly but also reduce vehicle fuel consumption and emission exhaust. "15 Innovative Pedestrian Bridges (And Their Construction Details)" [Puentes peatonales y sus detalles constructivos] 22 Apr 2018. Pedestrian Bridge Mabey's Footbridges are made using the same standard, pre-engineered, modular and fully interchangeable steel components used in our Compact 200 bridges. Cite: María Francisca González. A pedestrian bridge can be more than just a crossing structure. ArchDaily. As such, there is an opportunity to explore the purpose, costs, and funding of building pedestrian bridges as well as examine relevant examples of successful pedestrian bridges. In some cases, it can be a piece of artwork and a gateway that connects communities.