Zampa family featured for 75th anniversary of Golden Gate Bridge

This week, ABC 7’s Heather Ishimaru has been telling the stories of the 75th anniversary of the Golden Gate Bridge. As a part of her coverage, she has featured the Zampa family in two stories.

On May 21, the story centered on the Gladiator Women Program, which was designed and implemented by Dick Zampa Jr., Al Zampa’s grandson. It featured the Field Ironworkers Apprenticeship and Training Center and the women in the program.

Here’s a link: Women joining the ranks of ironworkers

On May 22, the story was on the bridge builders themselves. This story included a classic clip of Al Zampa himself in 1987.

Here’s a link: Bridge builders remembered on Golden Gate anniversary

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