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The lion on the antique carousel in Carousel Gardens weighs at 500 lbs.!

LATEST BLOG POST: What’s With the Marconi Bridge in City Park?

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This post originally was posted here.

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Hey Blake,

The old train overpass on Marconi Drive used to have beautiful irises painted on it. Now they are faded and there's graffiti and big gray squares of paint. Who painted the original bridge and can they do it again?

Sara Schnell

Dear Sara,

  You're not alone in your curiosity about the Marconi Drive railroad bridge. In fact, we heard from reader Raymond Stelly a few days after you wrote, asking the same question. That'...

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