Year in Review, Top Stories of 2022 No. 4: Fern Hollow Bridge collapse

This story is part of our look back at 2022 and the 10 biggest stories in Pittsburgh's business world from the past year. When the Fern Hollow Brid...

December 29, 2022
5:58 AM

This story is part of our look back at 2022 and the 10 biggest stories in Pittsburgh's business world from the past year. When the Fern Hollow Bridge came down Jan. 28 in the midst of a snowstorm, it instantly became a symbol of the nation's failing infrastructure by virtue of the fact that President Joe Biden was headed to Pittsburgh that Friday to talk up his Bipartisan Infrastructure Law and its impact on Pennsylvania. Before his speech at Mill 19 at Hazelwood Green, Biden made a stopover to Frick Park to see the collapsed bridge.

Paul J. Gough