Construction crews this month removed the deck of the 13th Street bridge between Farnam and Douglas Streets as part of remaking the Gene Leahy Mall. The bridge will no longer be needed because the mall's lagoon has been filled in and the park will be at street level. The 13th Street connection across the park will be rebuilt as a regular street and reopen before this year's College World Series, which starts June 13, the Metropolitan Convention and Entertainment Authority says.

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