Cold Spring Bridge Coverage
Marc McGinnes won't concede the battle for Cold Spring Bridge. Read story.
Thursday, July 23, 2009
Cold Spring Bridge suicide barrier project overcomes monetary obstacles. Read story.
Friday, July 17, 2009
It was the first such suicide this year and the 48th since the structure was built in 1963. Read story.
Monday, January 5, 2009
Gregory Allen Pitts, a 56-year-old man from Santa Barbara, jumped on Thursday morning. Read story.
Thursday, November 6, 2008
Opponents vow to pursue litigation to preserve historic bridge. Read story.
Friday, October 17, 2008
The San Luis Obispo resident is the third person to commit suicide on the bridge this year. Read story.
Friday, September 12, 2008
Project opponents say that proposed suicide barrier lacks necessary funding. Read story.
Sunday, August 10, 2008
North County residents to get peek at similar meeting tonight in Solvang. Read story.
Tuesday, June 10, 2008
Activists continue to oppose the Cold Spring suicide barrier. Read story.
Wednesday, June 4, 2008
No sooner was the draft Environmental Impact Report (EIR) out for a barrier intended to prevent suicide jumpers from taking flight off Cold Spring Bridge than opponents were attacking it and the barrier concept in general. Read story.
Thursday, May 22, 2008
A 60-year-old Santa Barbara County resident leaped to his death from Cold Spring Bridge to his death on 2/17. Read story.
Thursday, February 21, 2008
Gary Spielman weighed in on the debate surrounding the possible construction of suicide barriers on the Cold Spring Canyon arch bridge. Read story.
Thursday, January 10, 2008
Professor Garrett Glasgow of UCSB's political science department recently completed a study for Caltrans on a possible suicide prevention barrier for Cold Springs Bridge. Read story.