Paso del Norte International Bridge

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Paso del Norte International Bridge

Puente Benito Juárez
Paso Del Norte POE El Paso Texas (27794618513).jpg
Paso Del Norte POE El Paso Texas
Coordinates 31°44′52″N 106°29′13″W / 31.74765°N 106.48698°W / 31.74765; -106.48698Coordinates: 31°44′52″N 106°29′13″W / 31.74765°N 106.48698°W / 31.74765; -106.48698
CrossesRio Grande
LocaleEl Paso, Texas
Official namePaso del Norte Bridge
Other name(s)Santa Fe Street Bridge
OwnerCity of El Paso
Characteristics
No. of lanes4
History
Opened1967

The Paso del Norte International Bridge is an international bridge which crosses the Rio Grande (Río Bravo) connecting the United States-Mexico border cities of El Paso, Texas, and Ciudad Juárez, Chihuahua. The bridge is also known as "Paso del Norte Bridge", "Santa Fe Street Bridge", "Puente Benito Juárez", "Puente Paso del Norte" and "Puente Juárez-Santa Fe". The Paso del Norte International Bridge is a four-lane bridge for northbound non-commercial traffic only. The bridge was constructed in 1967. The American side of the bridge is owned and operated by the City of El Paso.[1]

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Coordinates: 31°44′51.54″N 106°29′13.12″W / 31.7476500°N 106.4869778°W / 31.7476500; -106.4869778