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Campus construction continues

The Gus Manolis Bridge was installed over Big Chico Creek on Sept. 19. The bridge is expected to be ready for use within a month. Photo credit: Jenice Tupolo

Michael Catelli

October 5, 2015

  Construction work is all over Chico State as the school tries to upgrade and install new features. The Gus Manolis Bridge was installed on Sept. 19 over Big Chico Creek near Selvester's Cafe-by-the-Creek. "We expect the bridge to be open in about a month," said Joe Wills, director of P...

Building bridges: Construction on Gus Manolis Bridge begins

Holt sidewalk closed due to bridge construction. Photo credit: Jenice Tupolo

Jenice Tupolo

August 18, 2015

Construction for the new Gus Manolis Bridge near Selvester’s Cafe-by-the-Creek began this morning and will continue through October 1. Last September, a tree along the Big Chico Creek fell and destroyed the bridge, as previously reported by the Orion. “Our pressure is to get this bridge in by October 1,” said Proj...

Proposal cites bridge replacement

The Gus Manolis Bridge near Selvester's Cafe was destroyed by a fallen tree Sept. 25. The bridge was part of the university's Bridge Replacement/Restoration Project in June. Photo credit: David Mcvicker

Anna Sobreviñas

October 7, 2014

Chico State proposed to replace the Physical Science Bridge and restore the Gus Manolis Bridge in a bridge replacement study that came out in June. The Environmental Science Associates conducted a study for Chico State's Bridge Replacement/Restoration Project which planned to restore the Gus M...

Fallen tree destroys Gus Manolis Bridge

A large sycamore fell and destroyed the Gus Manolis Bridge adjacent to Holt Hall. Photo credit: David Mcvicker

David Mcvicker

September 25, 2014

A tree along the Big Chico Creek fell and destroyed a bridge Thursday. A large sycamore along the bank of the Big Chico creek fell striking the Gus Manolis Bridge after a downpour of rain and wind Wednesday night. No one was injured in the fall. The bridge, located right behind Selvester’s Café-by-the-Cr...

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