Most of Missouri’s potential Republican candidates for governor expressed opposition Thursday to raising taxes for transportation funding, as they gathered under the same tent with other politicians to shake hands with voters at the Missouri State Fair.
Fire officials say the impact from a towboat traveling southbound caused the man to fall from some scaffolding on which he was working on and land on the towboat.
The department must close three lanes on the Poplar Street Bridge starting at 8 p.m. Friday night to remove the barrier wall along the bridge.
Missouri authorities were searching for a flatbed truck’s driver who fled a deadly chain-reaction wreck on the St. Louis area’s Blanchette Bridge across the Missouri River.
“A lot of people are avoiding Kingshighway, which is a great thing.”
The mayor of Florissant is challenging Gov. Jay Nixon to worry less about a new stadium and more about new roads.
Northbound detour will take drivers onto Vandeventer to westbound McRee, while southbound cars will be funneled onto eastbound Shaw to Vandeventer.
The new span of the Daniel Boone Bridge will carry eastbound traffic over the Missouri River from St. Charles County into St. Louis County on Interstate 64.
The section of Lindbergh carries 34,000 vehicles per day and is expected to be reopened by June 29.
The 110 barges did not cause harm to the Jefferson Barracks bridge, but the Coast Guard is checking if the barges were properly secured..