Corps removes 144 tons of debris from San Gabriel River
A southward view of the San Gabriel River as seen from the former Puente Largo Railway Bridge, a pedestrian and bicycle bridge spanning the wide since 1989. Eight people and eight dogs had to be rescued near here from the normally dry arroyo after the river grew faster and deeper from heavy rain and snow during the weeklong cleanup by U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Los Angeles District, March 6-13.