In December of 2019, Silver Linings Charlevoix 501c3 donated a fantastic camera to CharlevoixCam to use as the new BridgeCam. The BridgeCam is meant to be enjoyed by everyone from anywhere at any time, just like the other CharlevoixCam LIVE cameras. It will also be a useful tool for traffic reports, bridge and bridge light maintenance, weather monitoring, and more.
This awesome new BridgeCam also helps to highlight the amazing efforts that went in to lighting the bridge thanks to Paul Belding’s vision. The bridge in Charlevoix lit up in full color is truly a site to behold and is now more available than ever.
The BridgeCam did not happen overnight and took a lot of planning and discussions to come to fruition. The first obstacle of course is funding the camera. The kinds of cameras that we must use to function in extreme hot and cold temperatures and can stream to thousands of people at once don’t come cheap.
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