The Eiffel Tower of Dallas

Designer Santiago Calatrava's Trinity River Bridge will begin construction this spring in Texas. Also in store: A 12-lane bridge for I35

Whether a city needs a new image or merely a stylish tweak, a Santiago Calatrava-designed bridge could be just the ticket. Dallas is hoping so anyway, because in 10 years it will have three of them, all spanning the meandering Trinity River on the western edge of downtown.

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