Hurley family joins historic Mackinac...

Hurley family joins historic Mackinac Bridge walk

There are 3 comments on the Bedford Now story from Sep 8, 2007, titled Hurley family joins historic Mackinac Bridge walk. In it, Bedford Now reports that:

“If you stopped or walked slowly, you could feel the movement of the bridge under you”

Their boys were in elementary school the last time Ron Hurley and Gail Hauser-Hurley walked across the Mackinac Bridge. via Bedford Now

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John Z Wetmore

Washington, DC

#1 Oct 7, 2007
For a look at last year's Mackinac Bridge Walk, see the first interview on this week's episode of Perils For Pedestrians.

Tuesday, October 11, The Universityhouse Channel will show Episode 131 of "Perils For Pedestrians".

Contents of Episode 131 (2007):
--We travel to Mackinaw City, Michigan, for the annual Labor Day bridge walk.
--We talk with an advocate in Hattiesburg, Mississippi.
--We visit a neighborhood that needs sidewalks in Knoxville, Tennessee;
--Tuscaloosa, Alabama, needs more crosswalks.
--We look at a dangerous intersection in Grand Island, Nebraska.
--We talk about closing the gaps in the East Coast Greenway.
--We look at the role of the pedestrian and bicycle professional.

DISH Network Channel 9411 -- The Universityhouse Channel
Tuesday -- 9:30 PM Eastern, 6:30 Pacific

Episode 131 is also available on Google Video:

Note: Public access cable channels are showing different episodes than DISH Network.

Thank you.
John Z Wetmore

Washington, DC

#2 Apr 22, 2011
Google Video is no longer hosting videos after April 29. To see "Perils For Pedestrians" 131, you will have to visit Blip TV at

Thank you.
John Z Wetmore

Chevy Chase, MD

#3 Jul 5, 2014
The video is moving again. "Perils For Pedestrians" 131, with the bridge walk, is now on YouTube at:

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