John Boyle

Ben Franklin Bridge File Photo

Plan In Place To Make Ben Franklin Bridge Walkway More User-Friendly

There’s been a lot of talk about a new ramp for pedestrians and bicyclists to access the Ben Franklin Bridge and now theDRPA is designing one.


John Boyle (far left), of the Bicycle Coalition of Philadelphia, says the DRPA has been putting this off for too long (credit: KYW's David Madden)

Plans For Bike Ramp On Camden Side Of Ben Franklin Bridge Delayed Again

Biking enthusiasts are wondering why the Delaware River Port Authority decided to remove construction of a ramp on the Camden end of the Ben Franklin Bridge that could accommodate them, as well as the handicapped, from their five-year capital plan.