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Cox Bridge Lighting Celebration

Donate to the Lowell Waterways Lighting Fund 

Join the Greater Lowell Community Foundation, in partnership with the Lowell Heritage Partnership and the City of Lowell, as we celebrate the lighting of the Cox Bridge in Downtown Lowell.

Thanks to the generosity of donors at the Greater Lowell Community Foundation, the Cox Bridge has been outfitted with LED lighting that will highlight the architecture of the bridge and create a colorful display on this Lowell landmark, announcing holidays and special events.

Public Celebration & Lighting Ceremony
Saturday, May 5, 2018
6:00 p.m. – Public Celebration
8:30 p.m. – Bridge Lighting

 Assemble at Kerouac Park or Veteran’s Park in Centralville

Possible lighting patterns for the Cox Bridge.

The Cox Bridge Lighting Project is part of the Lowell Waterways Vitality Initiative which strives to enhance the everyday experience of people in Lowell by making the city’s historic waterways more accessible, active, and vibrant. Learn more here.

You too can Light Up Lowell. Support the Lowell Waterways Vitality Initiative by making a donation to the Lowell Waterways Lighting Fund that ensure the vision of the plan is carried out.

Special Thanks to the Leadership & Generosity of our Steering Committee

Mrs. Nancy L. Donahue
Mr. and Mrs. George L. Duncan
Mr. Fred Faust
Ms. Shelagh E. Mahoney
Ms. Martha Mayo
Mr. and Mrs. Jack D. O’Connor
The Thibault Foundation
Trinity EMS
S&R Corporation
Washington Savings Bank

And a Special Thanks to our Project Partners

Boston Light Source
City of Lowell
Landing Studio
Lowell Central Electric Company Inc.
Lowell Iron & Steel Company
The Lumenpulse Group
S&R Corporation
Thompson Engineering Company


May 5, 2018
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm