Transportation officials will celebrate the completion of the bridge on February 8, 2014 and open it up for the traffic the next morning.
According to police a 26-year-old man was shot at around 1:34 p.m. as he was traveling on EB I-70 near Cass and 10th.
MoDOT’s Interim District Engineer Greg Horne says annual funding has gone from $1.3 billion a few years ago to a projected annual budget of $430,000.
Discovery made by IDOT employees in area about 120 miles southeast of Springfield.
As the opening of the new diverging diamond interchange nears, MoDOT will open several ramps at I-70 and Mid Rivers Mall Drive.
A water main break has shut down center and right lanes of the interstate just past Jennings Station Road.
Police say at least 79 cows were in the truck and it’s likely some will have to be euthanized. One animal escaped but was corralled.
Police say there were reports of shots being fired in the area shortly before the crash.
KCI Construction was awarded the contract to build the “lid” over I-70 that stretches from the Old Courthouse to the Arch for $26.4 million.
The bill would put a grassy lid over the downtown depressed lanes of I-70 and reroute Memorial Drive.