Years ago, I remember watching a news vignette about a drawbridge in some frigid state that kept an operator on duty 24 hours a day.

Now a drawbridge with a full-time staff is hardly deserving of a feature profile, except in this case, there was an century-old ordinance that mandated a full-time operator on the bridge even though the body of water it spanned was frozen for five months of the year.

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