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Letter to Caltrans Regarding Bridge Suicide Deterrent Project

Submitted by Wayne Strickland  ~ a copy of his letter to Caltrans follows ~April 12, 2021Gustavo Dallarda Caltrans District 11 Director 4050 Taylor Street San Diego, CA 92110Dear Mr. Dallarda:I am writing...

New Task Force Aims to Prevent Suicide Attempts on Coronado Bridge

The Coronado San Diego Bridge Collaborative for Suicide Prevention is forming a new task force to prevent suicides. Two months ago, founder Rhonda Haiston...

Bridge Suicide Barrier Virtual Meeting

Aerial image of the project limits of the San Diego – Coronado Bay Bridge Suicide Deterrent Project - The aerial includes locations of various...

Coronado Residents form Non-Profit to “Attack” Suicide

Several Coronado residents have banded together to fight against the increased prevalence of suicide in all facets of our society. The epidemic of suicide...

Coronado Bridge Suicide Prevention Initiative Signed into Law

California Governor Gavin Newsom has signed Senator Ben Hueso’s (D-San Diego) Coronado Bridge Suicide Prevention Initiative (Senate Bill No. 656). The law, which goes...

A Survivor and a Firefighter Talk About Bridge Suicide Prevention

A bridge jump survivor and a firefighter share why suicide prevention measures for the bridge are needed.Learn more about suicide prevention for the San...

Senator Hueso and Mayor Bailey Push for Suicide Barriers on Bridge

Over 430 and counting. That's how many lives have been lost from atop the San Diego- Coronado Bridge. Over the span of 50 years,...

Decision on Suicide Prevention Barrier for San Diego-Coronado Bridge

The most recent death by suicide on the San-Diego-Coronado Bridge occurred Thursday, April 18th, fewer than three months after the installation of bird spikes...

Suicide-Prevention Spikes to be Installed on Coronado Bridge this Month

This year marks the 50th Anniversary of the Coronado Bridge, which first opened in 1969 coinciding with San Diego’s 200th Anniversary celebration.What better gift...

Caltrans Releases Feasibility Study: San Diego Coronado Bay Bridge Suicide-Deterrents

PURPOSEThe purpose of this Study is to analyze the feasibility of various physical suicide deterrent systems that are suitable for the San Diego -...

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