Reddit user "frankles" was able to find this old proposed bridge in Minneapolis on Lake of the Isles and Minnesotans are STRESSED just at the thought of it, bringing up other ugly bridge designs:
If only they wouldn’t have built the bridge over Nokomis.
Others thought it could have been used for more beautiful purposes:
If it were bike/pedestrian only with a beautiful, minimalistic design that incorporated nature, that would have been cool. I've spent lots of time in the Netherlands. It sparks ideas like this.